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With our unique focus on industry skills, our training is practical, career-oriented and tailored to your needs. We connect with prospective students and help them to harness their passion to advance their career or find a new job by connecting them with the skills to thrive in their desired workplace.

We offer hundreds of courses across a range of industries with qualifications starting from entry level and certificate, through to advanced diploma and degrees.

Our small class sizes, qualified teachers, practical learning, modern facilities and industry placement, ensures you gain the skills and knowledge demanded by employers.

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Facilities

Nursing Skills Centre

Our cutting-edge nursing training facilities at Box Hill and Lilydale campuses are well equipped with a high-tech simulation facility and advanced medical equipment to deliver practical, theoretical, online learning and skills development laboratories. Nursing students learn in real life simulated patient situations. On a day-to-day basis, each session in the Nursing Skills Centre has a minimum of two dedicated staff. This includes the Simulation Technical Officer (STO) operating the computer program and a facilitator working with students and liaising with the STO. These highly trained staff members are in constant contact and collaborate with briefing and debriefing sessions.

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News

Tony Paolilli-Treonze's new career

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Specialising in Operating Theatre Technician)

After more than 30 years as a chef, Tony Paolilli-Treonze took a new turn when he enrolled into the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Specialising in Operating Theatre Technician) after spending some time in hospital. He said, “I spent a considerable amount of time in theatre which inspired me and lead me to this new path.”

Tony said one of his best memories of studying at Box Hill Institute are the facilities he used to help complete his course, such as the library and digital learning equipment. He is also grateful for his teachers and the support he received from them. He said, “The teachers were fantastic and very knowledgeable. They were always there to assist us if we had any questions or problems.” 

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What is a Certificate III in Health Services Assistance?

A Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is a course designed for those who are wanting to work in a hospital as a health services assistant. You will develop skills including anatomy and medical terminology, maintaining infection control, making and maintaining patient beds and cleaning and maintaining wounds. 

What are the career outcomes of a Certificate III in Health Services Assistance?

Upon successful completion of the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, you may apply for career opportunities as a health services assistant in both private and public hospitals.

What jobs can you get with a Certificate III in Individual Support?

Upon successful completion of a Certificate III in Individual Support, you can apply for jobs with an aged-care facility in local government, community organisations or private nursing homes.

How long does it take to complete the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance?

The Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance is completed in 2 years part time.

How long is the Certificate III in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support?

The Certificate III in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support is completed in 12 months full time.

What does a Diploma in Nursing mean?

A Diploma of Nursing is a course that, upon successful completion, will allow you to work as an enrolled nurse. 

How many years does it take to complete a Diploma of Nursing?

The Diploma of Nursing is completed in 2 years full time.