Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

HLT37015

Nepean - Kingswood

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,450*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • $5,850*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 18, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

*Verified June 23, 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
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

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 Western Sydney 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.

  • Contribute to team effectiveness
    BSBFLM312

  • Organise workplace information
    BSBINM301

  • Read and respond to routine workplace information
    FSKRDG10

  • Chemically disinfect reusable medical devices
    HLTSTE006

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
686
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions