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Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

Product Code:HLT42512-01V01 National Code:HLT42512
Certificate IV in Allied Health AssistanceThis qualification covers workers who provide therapeutic and program related support to allied health professionals. The worker is required to conduct therapeutic and program related activities under the guidance of an allied health professional. Supervision may be direct, indirect or remote and must occur within organisation requirements. The worker is required to identify client circumstances that need additional input from the allied health professional.

This qualification is suited to Australian Apprenticeship pathways.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY

If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements
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The following units of competency should be either achieved before this qualification or must be undertaken as part of the qualification:

BSBMED301B Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
HLTAH301C Assist with an allied health program
HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context
HLTCSD201D Maintain high standard of client service
HLTCSD305D Assist with client movement
HLTHIR301C Communicate and work effectively in health
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures

Prior Learning

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

Career Pathways

- Therapy assistant;
- Podiatry assistant;
- Physiotherapy assistant;
- Speech pathology assistant;
- Occupational therapy assistant;
- Allied health assistant;
- Nutrition assistant;
- Dietetic assistant;
- Community rehabilitation assistant.

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!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Glendale Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
03-02-2015 Part Time Day
10hrs/Week for 1 year
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Please contact Hunter TAFE on 131 225 or enquire online for enrolment information

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Your first day of class will be on Tuesday 3 February 2015 at 9.00 am at Glendale Campus Building D, First Floor, Room 7 Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,540.00

Total: $1,540.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,680.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Local Entry Requirements

Current criminal record clearance, workplace immunisation requirements

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Enquire Now
Glendale Campus campus
Semester: Semester 03-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 10hrs/Week, 1Y weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Please contact Hunter TAFE on 131 225 or enquire online for enrolment information
Proposed Timetable: Your first day of class will be on Tuesday 3 February 2015 at 9.00 am at Glendale Campus Building D, First Floor, Room 7
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,540.00

Total: $1,540.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,680.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Current criminal record clearance, workplace immunisation requirements

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Wyong Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
02-02-2015 Part Time Day
7hrs/Week for 23 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information session on:

Date: 22/01/2014

Time: 10.00am

Location: Wyong Campus, Building C, First Floor, Room 13 (C1.13)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.
For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

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This course will run at Wyong Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. More details will be provided at your information session. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,540.00

Total: $1,540.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,680.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.
Local Entry Requirements

Current criminal record clearance, workplace immunisation requirements

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Apply Now
Wyong Campus campus
Semester: Semester 02-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 7hrs/Week, 23W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students need to attend an information session on:

Date: 22/01/2014

Time: 10.00am

Location: Wyong Campus, Building C, First Floor, Room 13 (C1.13)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.
For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: This course will run at Wyong Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. More details will be provided at your information session.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,540.00

Total: $1,540.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $5,680.00.

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan needs to be finalised at enrolment.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Current criminal record clearance, workplace immunisation requirements

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm