TAFE Digital
TAFE Digital
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Certificate III in Health Services Assistance


Course description



18 mths

Study mode



Next start date



  • Prepare to provide assistance to health professional staff with this Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (HLT33115)
  • No entry requirements
  • Study online - when & where it suits you

Campus options

1 campus available

CampusStudy modeDurationNext start date

Online (self paced)

18 mths


Course details

Entry requirements


Next start date
18 mths
Study mode
Education institution
TAFE Digital (RTO 90003)
The course price can vary depending on a few factors. To find out more, contact the course provider.
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Course content

  • BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • HLTAID003 - Provide first aid
  • HLTAIN002 - Provide non-client contact support in an acute care environment
  • HLTAIN001 - Assist with nursing care in an acute care environment
  • BSBWOR301 - Organise personal work priorities and development
  • CHCCCS020 - Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
  • CHCCCS002 - Assist with movement
  • BSBINN301 - Promote innovation in a team environment
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
  • BSBFLM312 - Contribute to team effectiveness
  • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
  • HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
  • CHCCCS010 - Maintain a high standard of service
  • CHCCCS026 - Transport individuals
  • HLTINF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • CHCCCS009 - Facilitate responsible behaviour
*You'll need to complete the Provide first aid unit with a local training organisation, and arrange and pay for it separately.

Student reviews of Health courses

Student reviews of TAFE Digital courses
Fewer than 5 reviews
Student review published May 2018
CourseCertificate III in Health Services Assistance
Completion date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Great help the teachers took the time to actually help me along the way well explained and all round a fun course to do
Student review published July 2018
CourseCertificate IV in Allied Health Assistance
Completion dateN/A
Study modeOnline
Very interesting course with support and guidance from academic staff. I did however find it very difficult to secure placement.
Student review published May 2018
CourseCertificate IV in Allied Health Assistance
Completion date2018
Study modeOn-campus
The online to studying was excellent to have conversations with teachers and other students answers. The powerpoint theory listening to the teacher being a visual viewer really enjoyed, I had trouble booting Internet to comment back and forward question & answering, it was difficult in the remote areas working at. Would be helpful to talking to the district your working in to understand Certificate IV in what is needed (e.g.work plan).
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What you’ll learn

Become trained in:

  • Interpreting and using medical terminology
  • Infection prevention and control policies
  • Healthy body systems
  • Assisting with nursing care in acute environments
  • Patient transport

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Support and delivery

When you study online with TAFE Digital, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

TAFE Digital's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.

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