Course Details - Health Services Assistance Year 2 (Plympton International College)

Course TitleHealth Services Assistance Year 2
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationPlympton International College
Course Length4 semesters (2 years)
DescriptionRegarding this RTO it is the school's intent to deliver. This course trains workers who provide assistance to allied health professionals. Workers at this level operate under direct supervision and do not conduct programs or therapeutic interventions. You can gain employment as an Allied Health Assistant, Occupational Therapy Aide, Physiotherapy Assistant, Speech Pathology Aide, Podiatry Assistant, Nutrition Assistant or Diversional Therapy Assistant. Allied Health Assistants work with social workers, physiotherapists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, rehabilitation therapists, medical imaging staff and nurses.
PathwaysFurther Educational Pathways: Year 2 of the Certificate III Allied Health Assistance - Year 2. When students achieve the certificate they can either apply for University or further tertiary education. College courses: HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Nutrition and dietetics) HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Speech pathology) HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational therapy) HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness BSB31115 Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) University Undergraduate courses: Allied health Clinical exercise physiology Disability and inclusion Environmental health Exercise and sport science Family, society and health Food and nutrition sciences Health and human services management Health and medical science Health and sustainability Health economics Health promotion Health sciences Occupational therapy
Special RequirementsNational Police Check (Organised through Plympton International College).
Delivery Location(s)Plympton International College, 21A Errington Street, Plympton, SA, 5038
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Plympton International College on Wednesdays from 09:00 until 15:05
Commencement date 06/02/19
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 40 SACE credits
Year 1: 40 credits Year 2: 40 credits Qualify for ATAR on completion of the course.
QualificationCertificate III in Health Services Assistance (National code HLT33115)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
Competencies
CompulsoryHLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems   (70 nominal hours)
 BSBMED301Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately   (60 nominal hours)
 CHCCCS015Provide individualised support   (30 nominal hours)
 CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically   (55 nominal hours)
 HLTAHA001Assist with an allied health program   (65 nominal hours)
Student Cost$158.30
This consists of $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee, plus $58.30 (including GST) for a DCSI relevant history screening, payable to your Home School. DCSI screenings are to be arranged by the Home School.
Home School Cost$670.00
Cost NotesSome costings will be subject to change.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   15
Contact PersonMr Lee Copeland
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