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Certificate III in Health Administration


Become an administrative worker in the healthcare industry!

The HLT37315 Certificate III in Health Administration course is designed for administrative workers in the health industry who follow known routines and procedures and work under general supervision. Your work will require a good deal of communication, customer service and technical skills.

  • Course Name :
    HLT37315 Certificate III in Health Administration
  • Course Delivery : Face to face, Online (Blended)
  • AQF Level : 3
  • Duration : 40 weeks
  • Provided By :
    Institute of health and Nursing Australia
  • CRICOS Code: 093195C
  • Accreditations/
    Funding :
    IHNA Nationally Recognized Training IHNA Course

Students may undertake this course to develop skills and knowledge for a career in Health Administration, as an administrative worker in the health industry. On completing this course, you will become competent in a wide variety of administrative duties required to work in the health industry.

This course will be delivered over a maximum of 40 weeks. This includes a minimum 20 hours of classroom based student contact hours per week. Blended mode completion times will vary. There is a mandatory simulation workshop at an IHNA campus.

13 units of competency are required for this qualification, including:

CORE UNITS

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships
The course will be offered using two modes of delivery- a classroom or a blended learning approach.

Notice: Please note that students who are studying in our Melbourne Campus will have to attend mandatory weekly one day class on every Saturday starting from 8th July 2017. Class timing will be 9 am to 5 pm.

After the successful completion of the program the candidates may gain employment as Admissions Clerk or Health Administration Staff in such settings as Medical Centres, Dental Clinics, Chiropractic Clinics, Podiatry Clinics, Maternal Health Care Centres, and other Community Health Care settings.

IHNA has in place admission criteria for courses in its scope as required by its ‘Application and Enrolment Procedure for VET Courses’ to ensure that candidates meet industry requirements.

• Applicants are required to be 18 years old and above and need to be Secondary School year 10 pass,
OR
• Be of mature age which can be demonstrated by a candidate who is at least of 21 years and has at least 2 years industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication

In addition, all the applicants are required to have successfully completed an ACSF test and demonstrate competence as working at Level 3 for all indicators to enroll for this qualification (issued within the last 12 months from the time of admission).

Additional Requirement for for professional experience placement (PEP).

• A satisfactory National Police Clearance / Australian Federal Police Clearance Certificate(AFP) / NCC will be required for placements.
• IHNA highly recommends students to complete the immunisation process before the Professional Experience Placement start date as some facilities will not provide placement to student without immunisation.

It is also essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.


Physical requirements

While IHNA will work with you to make "reasonable accommodations" in the campus lab and classroom, there are work place practice conditions that occur in the workplace environment that are beyond IHNA's control. The physical requirements below are necessary to function in the healthcare facility and/or community setting. Students must be able to perform and complete course objectives and requirements with or without reasonable accommodations otherwise you will not be enrolled.

Skills and abilities are needed to perform client care to pass the course objectives and requirements are:

Strength: Sufficient to assist with lifting and transferring a client, and perform CPR
Mobility: Sufficient mobility to bend, stoop, and bend down to the floor; ability to move around rapidly; and to move in small, confined areas.
Hearing: Sufficient to hear through the stethoscope to discriminate sounds; to hear cries for help; to hear alarms on equipment and emergency signals; and various overhead pages.
Vision: Sufficient to make physical assessments of client and equipment.
Communication: Able to communicate in both verbal and written formats; and interact with clients, staff, and faculty supervisors.

If you have a disability that will require reasonable accommodations to fulfil these requirements then please declare in your course application.

To apply for this course, just scroll down and submit an enquiry. Our representative will get back to you and provide guidance.

Face to face Delivery

Perth

Feb 09, 2018

Online (Blended) Delivery

Melbourne CBD

Feb 05, 2018
Apr 09, 2018
Jul 02, 2018
Oct 08, 2018
Feb 04, 2019
Apr 08, 2019
Jul 08, 2019
Oct 14, 2019
Feb 03, 2020
Apr 06, 2020
Jul 06, 2020
Oct 05, 2020

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