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Health Services Assistance (Assisting in nursing work in acute care) Certificate III

Health Services Assistance (Assisting in nursing work in acute care) Certificate III

Career Area:Community, Health & Fitness Course No:16107 National Code:HLT32512 Training Package:HLT07 HEALTH
Course Details

health services assistance assisting nursing work acute care This health services course is for people who want to work in health services assistance. You will learn about legal and ethical issues in healthcare, effective communication strategies, administration techniques, anatomy and physiology and work health and safety policy. A range of medical problems and related nursing care in acute care is also delivered within the course.

 

There are 15 units of competency that must be successfully completed to achieve the qualification. Successful completion of this course offers the opportunity to work as an assistant in nursing in public and private acute care, aged care or health facilities.

 

You may choose to undertake further study in order to pursue a career as a nurse or in medical management.

Campuses, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle

Campus information contact details and map can be found here.

Course Availability

Semester Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Information Session Fees & Charges Important Information
Semester 2
2014
Full Time
20hrs/Week
18 Weeks
Online Registration Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00am to 3:00pm
  • Location: Building D Level
    From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 26/06/2014
The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Other Information

You must register ONLINE for this course via this website.

Delivery Information

Students will be required to attend a minimum of 50 hours in an acute health setting during the course. Suitable criminal record checks are required prior to work placement for a cost of up to $60. TAFE staff will arrange work placement. Immunisations may be required depending on the workplace facility's requirements.

Further delivery information is available on this course

Newcastle campus
Semester: Semester 2, 2014
Study Options: Full Time, 20hrs/Week, 18 Weeks
How to Enrol: Online Registration
Proposed Timetable: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00am to 3:00pm
Information Session:
Session Type:Information Session (Compulsory), Building D Level
From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 26/06/2014
Fees & Charges: The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Important Information: Other Information

You must register ONLINE for this course via this website.

Delivery Information

Students will be required to attend a minimum of 50 hours in an acute health setting during the course. Suitable criminal record checks are required prior to work placement for a cost of up to $60. TAFE staff will arrange work placement. Immunisations may be required depending on the workplace facility's requirements.

Further delivery information is available on this course

Wyong

Campus information contact details and map can be found here.

Course Availability

Semester Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Information Session Fees & Charges Important Information
Semester 2
2014
Full Time
18hrs/Week
16 Weeks
Online Registration Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm
  • Location: Building C Level 1 Room 13
    From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 18/06/2014
    Additional Information:This course has now commenced, however please register your interest for this course online and a Hunter TAFE representative will contact you to advise of your enrolment options. For further information and assistance please call 131225.
The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Local Entry Requirements

Course hours may consist of workshops, online learning, tutorials and self-directed learning.

Other Information

This course has now commenced, however please register your interest for this course online and a Hunter TAFE representative will contact you to advise of your enrolment options. For further information and assistance please call 131225.

Further delivery information is available on this course

Wyong campus
Semester: Semester 2, 2014
Study Options: Full Time, 18hrs/Week, 16 Weeks
How to Enrol: Online Registration
Proposed Timetable: Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm
Information Session:
Session Type:Information Session (Compulsory), Building C Level 1 Room 13
From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 18/06/2014
Additional Information:This course has now commenced, however please register your interest for this course online and a Hunter TAFE representative will contact you to advise of your enrolment options. For further information and assistance please call 131225.
Fees & Charges: The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Course hours may consist of workshops, online learning, tutorials and self-directed learning.

Other Information

This course has now commenced, however please register your interest for this course online and a Hunter TAFE representative will contact you to advise of your enrolment options. For further information and assistance please call 131225.

Further delivery information is available on this course

How To Enrol

To register for this course, you need to complete an online registration. Click on the Campus you are interested in to find out more information and to register.

Entry Requirements

NSW School Certificate (or equivalent)

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Skills Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

For further information please refer to the Careers Advice area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Contact Us

You can request further information on this course or speak to a Customer Service Officer by calling
131 225 (within Australia) or
+612 4923 7425 (International).
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