CARHDS Workshops will be announced in 2019
HLT30113 Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care
Applications for this course are open only to people who identify as being Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent.
How is the course delivered
The Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care may be delivered in a flexible work-based mode combining on and off-the-job activities for delivery and assessment. Off-the-job delivery and on-the-job delivery is negotiated with the participant and their workplace. Clinical skills are developed and practiced in a simulated environment as well as in the workplace clinic. Participants need to be employed in a role utilising clinical skills or with direct client interaction and care, practical placements or job rotations will be required.
Students must complete 12 core and 5 electives to achieve the qualification HLT30113 Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care.
HLTAHW005 Work in an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander primary health care context
HLTAHW006 Facilitate and advocate for the right and needs of clients and community members
HLTAHW007 Undertake basic health assessments
HLTAHW008 Assist in planning and implementation of basic health care
HLTAHW009 Provide information about social and emotional support
HLTAHW010 Identify community health issues, needs and strategies
HLTAHW011 Assist with basic health screening, promotion and education services
HLTAHW015 Work under instructions to support the safe use of medication
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
HLTAHW021 Provide nutrition guidance for specific health care
HLTAHW034 Provide healthy lifestyle programs and advice
HLTCSD208D Transport clients
HLTPOP403C Provide information on smoking and smoking cessation
HLTPOP404C Provide interventions to clients who are nicotine dependent
Recognition of prior learning
Recognition of Prior Learning is the formal acknowledgment of skills, knowledge and competency or informal study, experience in the workplace, life experience including voluntary work, domestic or social activities.
Credit transfers will apply where participants provide original versions of Statements of Attainment for the same unit of competency achieved at another RTO.
All students receive a Statement of Attainment for completed units.
Sealed certificates (Testamurs & Results sheets) are issued to those participants who complete all requirements of the qualification.