Are you looking for a rewarding career in allied health? By completing a Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance, you’ll gain the essential knowledge and skills to work as an effective allied health assistant in a range of services.
As an allied health assistant, you will support allied health professionals with the provision of therapy in areas such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, nutrition and dietetics, and podiatry.
During this course, you will learn how to, among many things:
To achieve this health qualification you must complete at least 80 hours of industry placement (organised by Box Hill Institute) providing basic assistance to an allied health professional.
20 Sep 2019 at 02:00PM AEST
February and July
Full time: 1 semester 3 days per week
After successful completion you can be employed as a Grade 2 Allied Health Assistant in a range of health services, including community, clinical and rehabilitation.
You must have:
You are required to attend a scheduled information session before enrolling in this course.
TRAINEESHIP ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
To apply for this course, you must also be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider and have a training contract with an employer.
We can provide information and support on how to apply for a traineeship with an employer listed by an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider. Contact the Skills & Jobs Centre on (03) 8892 1350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
Following successful completion you may wish to apply for the Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$1,751.00|
|Gov. Subsidised - Concession||$350.00|
|Full Tuition Fee||$6,901.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$165.00|
|Retain Course Items***||$100.00|
Completion of 11 units, including 8 core units and 3 elective units.
In addition, you must complete at least 80 hours of work providing basic assistance to an allied health professional.
Is this the course for you?
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