CERTIFICATE III IN ALLIED HEALTH ASSISTANCE

National ID: HLT33015
State ID: AWK5
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Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : 2.0

Qualified Allied Health Assistants are trained to support the work done by Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and other Allied Health Professionals.

The Allied Health Assistant (AHA) works under the delegation of the degreed professional in a rich variety of settings to promote participation in and achievement of functional independence in activity for persons affected by physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental health ailments, ageing, developmental disability, communication difficulties and/or social disadvantage.

Gain the skills to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with theimplementation of apatient's rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programs. Learn how to prepare written and verbal reports on patient'sprogress. The healthcare industry is complex and vast with many positions available for crucial support staff. These staff play a vital role in the delivery of healthcare and services to patients and clients.

Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.
Work Placement : A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
Delivery @GERALDTON - Our Geraldton Campus offers this course flexibly. Find out more with our Pre Enrolment Information.
VET FEE-HELP : This course is NOT eligible for VET FEE-HELP.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : 2.0

Qualified Allied Health Assistants are trained to support the work done by Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and other Allied Health Professionals.

The Allied Health Assistant (AHA) works under the delegation of the degreed professional in a rich variety of settings to promote participation in and achievement of functional independence in activity for persons affected by physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental health ailments, ageing, developmental disability, communication difficulties and/or social disadvantage.

Gain the skills to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with theimplementation of apatient's rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programs. Learn how to prepare written and verbal reports on patient'sprogress. The healthcare industry is complex and vast with many positions available for crucial support staff. These staff play a vital role in the delivery of healthcare and services to patients and clients.

Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.
Work Placement : A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
Delivery @GERALDTON - Our Geraldton Campus offers this course flexibly. Find out more with our Pre Enrolment Information.
VET FEE-HELP : This course is NOT eligible for VET FEE-HELP.

Campus locations

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Private
Foundation Education Pty Ltd

The Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance equips you with a solid understanding of how to assist with allied health programming, how to interpret basic medical terminology and how to comply with infection prevention and control policies.  You will also learn the important skill of communicating effectively with both professionals and patients.

Delivery Information: Online, combined with 80 hours of practical placement available

Course description

The Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance equips you with a solid understanding of how to assist with allied health programming, how to interpret basic medical terminology and how to comply with infection prevention and control policies.  You will also learn the important skill of communicating effectively with both professionals and patients.

Delivery Information: Online, combined with 80 hours of practical placement available

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Gain the skills to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with the implementation of patient rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programs.

Clients are from a range of ages with varying presentations including physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental health conditions, ageing, developmental disability, communication difficulties and/or social disadvantage. The assistant may gain employment in both public and private health settings such as community rehabilitation centers, public hospitals, aged care facilities, schools, mental health clinics, private practices and community health centres.

Course description

Gain the skills to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with the implementation of patient rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programs.

Clients are from a range of ages with varying presentations including physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental health conditions, ageing, developmental disability, communication difficulties and/or social disadvantage. The assistant may gain employment in both public and private health settings such as community rehabilitation centers, public hospitals, aged care facilities, schools, mental health clinics, private practices and community health centres.

Campus locations

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Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) by helping implement the patients rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programmes, and in preparing written and verbal reports on their progress.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) by helping implement the patients rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programmes, and in preparing written and verbal reports on their progress.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Campus locations

Course page link