Foundation Education

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

HLT43015

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This entry level certificate delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and direct patient care skills and knowledge required to support allied health care professionals providing patient support.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
120 hours

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.
  • Diversional Therapy Assistant
  • Nutrition Assistant
  • Therapy Assistant
  • Physiotherapy assistant
  • Speech pathology assistant
  • Occupational assistant

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance with Foundation Education, 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 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

7 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
    BSBMED301

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCLEG003

  • Recognise healthy body systems
    HLTAAP001

  • Confirm physical health status
    HLTAAP002

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Elective Units

9 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Promote innovation in a team environment
    BSBINN301

  • Use business technology
    BSBWOR204

  • Lead and manage team effectiveness
    BSBWOR502

  • Assist with an allied health program
    HLTAHA001

  • Assist with planning and evaluating meals and menus to meet recommended dietary guidelines
    HLTAHA018

  • Assist with the monitoring and modification of meals and menus according to individualised plans
    HLTAHA019

  • Support food services in menu and meal order processing
    HLTAHA020

  • Assist with screening and implementation of therapeutic diets
    HLTAHA021

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

Course Provider

Foundation Education was established in 1999 and offers vocational training in tandem with partner company, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).

Registered
2012
Courses
61
Provider Type
Private
Restrictions

No Restrictions