Course Details - HLT33015 and HLT33115 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance and Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Plympton International College)


  
WASSN TitleCertificate III in Health Services and Allied Health Assistance
QualificationHLT33015 and HLT33115 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance and Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
Host OrganisationPlympton International College
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Course DescriptionThis 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, physiotherapist, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, rehabilitation therapist, medical imaging staff and nurses. This is a TGSS (Training Guarantee for Secondary Students) course. The fee is paid fully or partially by the government to the RTO (Registered Training Organisation) although in some cases there may be an additional gap fee that needs to be paid as this course may not be fully funded. Families may or will be required to pay for the TGSS fee if one is required for the course you will attend. Please check the level of subsidy with your school as to how much the school will support.
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
Entry RequirementsCompletion of first year of the course.
Delivery Location(s)Plympton International College, 21A Errington Street, Plympton, SA, 5038
Dates and Times35 weekly sessions at Plympton International College on Wednesdays from 09:00 until 15:05.
Commencement date 05/02/20.
Work Placement10 days
Year 1: 40 hours Year 2: 80 hours
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 40 SACE credits
40 Stage 1 Credits in Year 1. 80 Stage 2 credits if completing both first and second year.
Units Of Competency
CoreHLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems70 nominal hours
 HLTAHA001Assist with an allied health program65 nominal hours
 BSBMED301Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately60 nominal hours
 CHCCCS015Provide individualised support30 nominal hours
 HLTAID003Provide first aid18 nominal hours
 CHCCCS002Assist with movement25 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost Fee$800.00 GST free
This fee is for RTO costs (invoiced to the Home School by the Host School).

Department for Education (public) schools in Western Adelaide region (WASSN) will subsidise the training cost for students if it is part of the students’ genuine career pathway and SACE. Please check the level of subsidy with your Home School. Private school students and families please see your school’s VET Leader to find out about the VET Payment Policy in your school.
Consumables FeeNone
WASSN Gap FeeNone
This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Please discuss this with your VET Leader.
Personal Equipment and Materials$60.00 GST included
Host School (where you are doing the VET course) will invoice families for these items.
Cost NotesThere is a compulsory Regional VET fee of $100.00 (GST free) for all courses. This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Schools outside of the member and non-member school portfolio (please check WASSN policy at http://www.wats.sa.edu.au) will have to pay an additional fee of $100.00 per student + GST based on administration fees. The student's Home School will collect this fee from the family directly.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   14
Public Transport167/168 (Glenelg to City), Stop 12 or 13 on Mooringe Avenue. 100 (Arndale Shopping Centre to Glen Osmond), Stop 184 on Marion Road. 262/265 (Marion Shopping Centre to City), Stop 12 on Anzac Highway. See www.adelaidemetro.com.au for bus routes and timetables.
Contact PersonMr Lee Copeland
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