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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

Glendale

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 1
2014
Full Time
20hrs/Week
18 Weeks
Online Registration
  • Session Type:Information (Compulsory), Building N Level G Room 09
    From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 03/12/2013
    Additional Information:The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Glendale Campus has been conducted and there are currently no places available. You may continue to register your interest online and you will be contacted if a place becomes available in Semester 1, 2014. Please call 131 225 for further information.
The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $838.00 per Year, $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Other Information

The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Glendale Campus has been conducted and there are currently no places available. You may continue to register your interest online and you will be contacted if a place becomes available in Semester 1, 2014. Please call 131 225 for further information.

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

Glendale campus
Semester: Semester 1, 2014
Study Options: Full Time, 20hrs/Week, 18 Weeks
How to Enrol: Online Registration
Proposed Timetable:
Information Session:
Session Type:Information (Compulsory), Building N Level G Room 09
From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 03/12/2013
Additional Information:The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Glendale Campus has been conducted and there are currently no places available. You may continue to register your interest online and you will be contacted if a place becomes available in Semester 1, 2014. Please call 131 225 for further information.
Fees & Charges: The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $838.00 per Year, $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Important Information: Other Information

The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Glendale Campus has been conducted and there are currently no places available. You may continue to register your interest online and you will be contacted if a place becomes available in Semester 1, 2014. Please call 131 225 for further information.

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

Gosford

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 1
2014
Part Time Day
8hrs/Week
18 Weeks
Online Registration Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm
  • Session Type:Information (Compulsory), Building D Level 1 Room 05 Gosford Campus
    From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 24/01/2014
    Additional Information:The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Gosford Campus in Semester 1, 2014 was conducted on 24 January 2014. You may continue to register online and you will be contacted by the Head Teacher to finalise your enrolment.
The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $838.00 per Year, $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

For information about other related charges
Local Entry Requirements

This course is only for students who currently work in a hospital as an AIN or hold a Certificate III in Aged Care qualification.

Other Information

The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Gosford Campus in Semester 1, 2014 was conducted on 24 January 2014. You may continue to register online and you will be contacted by the Head Teacher to finalise your enrolment.

Delivery Information

Further information regarding criminal record check, compulsory work placement and immunisation will be provided when you are contacted to finalise your enrolment.

Further delivery information is available on this course

Gosford campus
Semester: Semester 1, 2014
Study Options: Part Time Day, 8hrs/Week, 18 Weeks
How to Enrol: Online Registration
Proposed Timetable: Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm
Information Session:
Session Type:Information (Compulsory), Building D Level 1 Room 05 Gosford Campus
From:10:00am to 11:00am on the 24/01/2014
Additional Information:The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Gosford Campus in Semester 1, 2014 was conducted on 24 January 2014. You may continue to register online and you will be contacted by the Head Teacher to finalise your enrolment.
Fees & Charges: The TAFE NSW fee for this course is: $838.00 per Year, $419.00 per Semester (half year).

For information about TAFE NSW Fees

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

This course is only for students who currently work in a hospital as an AIN or hold a Certificate III in Aged Care qualification.

Other Information

The Information/Enrolment Session for this course at Gosford Campus in Semester 1, 2014 was conducted on 24 January 2014. You may continue to register online and you will be contacted by the Head Teacher to finalise your enrolment.

Delivery Information

Further information regarding criminal record check, compulsory work placement and immunisation will be provided when you are contacted to finalise your enrolment.

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).