Chisholm Institute

Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

HLT37015

Frankston

This foundation certificate prepares you for work in a range of health settings with specialist knowledge of how to maintain a clean and safe environment for health care.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Sterilisation Services with Chisholm Institute

  • $2,221*

    + $488 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

  • $6,048*

    + $488 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Part time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (6 months)

*Verified June 20, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Police check, Working with children

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Sterilisation Assistant
  • Sterilisation technician
  • Instrument technician

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Sterilisation Services with Chisholm Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 14 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
    HLTINF001

  • Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices
    HLTSTE001

  • Inspect and pack reusable medical devices
    HLTSTE002

  • Sterilise loads
    HLTSTE003

  • Manage sterile stock
    HLTSTE004

  • Care for reusable medical devices
    HLTSTE005

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

  • Conduct manual tasks safely
    HLTWHS005

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
    BSBMED301

  • Handle waste in a health care environment
    HLTMS208D

  • Chemically disinfect reusable medical devices
    HLTSTE006

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
439
Provider Type
Government
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