Our Health Services Assistance courses will teach you the factual, technical and procedural skills and knowledge to become a Patient Services Assistant (PSA) or Operating Theatre Technician. Our Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is focused on the role of the PSA within the hospital environment. This role generally involves the performance of a wide range of tasks, including cleaning, patient transport, and assistance with food services, however, the range and types of tasks may vary from area to area within a hospital. Our Certificate III in Health Services Assistance specialising in Operating Theatre Technician
As a theatre technician, you work closely with clinical staff in the operating theatre. You’re responsible for the patient's safety and comfort while they are in the operating room, as well as setting up and monitoring the equipment and consumables needed to support the surgeon.