Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care

National ID: HLT30113
State ID: J581
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Bega Garnbirringu Health Services Incorporated

PIT

This qualification reflects the role of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people working at the entry level of primary health care for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients. Certificate III may be regarded by many jurisdictions as the minimum level for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health work. In some jurisdictions, however, individuals may start at Certificate II level and, when ready, progress to Certificate III. The qualification structure for Certificate III supports both these options. This qualification is suited to Australian Apprenticeship pathways.

This qualification has 12 core units and 5 Elective units, these will be delivered over a 12-month period

The course runs for a total of 765 Nominal hours

The course is delivered using a mixed method approach with a combination of face to face trainer led sessions which will involve group activities, case studies, scenarios and clinic/work placements. Clinic/work placements will provide the opportunity to observe, learn and demonstrate new skills. Students will be provided with module materials which include learning information, assessment workbooks and activities, and work placement record books. Student will sign a Student Placement.  

Delivery location: Theory component is conducted at Nindila Training Centre 14 MacDonald Street Kalgoorlie.

Course description

PIT

This qualification reflects the role of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people working at the entry level of primary health care for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients. Certificate III may be regarded by many jurisdictions as the minimum level for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health work. In some jurisdictions, however, individuals may start at Certificate II level and, when ready, progress to Certificate III. The qualification structure for Certificate III supports both these options. This qualification is suited to Australian Apprenticeship pathways.

This qualification has 12 core units and 5 Elective units, these will be delivered over a 12-month period

The course runs for a total of 765 Nominal hours

The course is delivered using a mixed method approach with a combination of face to face trainer led sessions which will involve group activities, case studies, scenarios and clinic/work placements. Clinic/work placements will provide the opportunity to observe, learn and demonstrate new skills. Students will be provided with module materials which include learning information, assessment workbooks and activities, and work placement record books. Student will sign a Student Placement.  

Delivery location: Theory component is conducted at Nindila Training Centre 14 MacDonald Street Kalgoorlie.

Campus locations

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Private
Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services Ltd

This qualification reflects the role of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who have empathy for Aboriginal health and wish to work in the health sector work force.

The Primary Health Care Practice program is delivered in a blended learning mode via face-to-face delivery on a schedule through intensive block weeks (to suit learner requirements), clinical simulation sessions and workplace visits. Included within this delivery are practical application and home-based study, with on-going support from trainers/educators.

This qualification is sufficient for learners to gain employment as well as offering a pathway to the HLT40213 – Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care or Practice.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who have empathy for Aboriginal health and wish to work in the health sector work force.

The Primary Health Care Practice program is delivered in a blended learning mode via face-to-face delivery on a schedule through intensive block weeks (to suit learner requirements), clinical simulation sessions and workplace visits. Included within this delivery are practical application and home-based study, with on-going support from trainers/educators.

This qualification is sufficient for learners to gain employment as well as offering a pathway to the HLT40213 – Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care or Practice.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Campus locations

Course page link