RMIT University (RMIT)

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

HLT43015

Melbourne City

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

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance with RMIT University (RMIT)

  • $3,500*

    + $294 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • February 2018

    • Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • July 2018

    • Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

  • $16,250*

    + $294 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • February 2018

    • Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • July 2018

    • Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months), Part time (12 months)

*Verified August 18, 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
Check with Provider

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

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 RMIT University (RMIT), 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.

  • Assist with an allied health program
    HLTAHA001

  • Deliver and monitor a client-specific physiotherapy program
    HLTAHA003

  • Support the delivery and monitoring of physiotherapy programs for mobility
    HLTAHA005

  • Assist with basic foot hygiene
    HLTAHA006

  • Assist with podiatric procedures
    HLTAHA007

  • Assist with podiatry assessment and exercise
    HLTAHA008

  • Assist with the development and maintenance of client functional status
    HLTAHA010

  • Conduct group sessions for individual client outcomes
    HLTAHA011

  • Deliver and monitor a hydrotherapy program
    HLTAHA015

  • Support the fitting of assistive equipment
    HLTAHA016

  • Process reusable medical devices and equipment
    HLTINF002

  • Plan and deliver water based fitness activities
    SISFFIT310A

  • Apply the principles of movement in water to aquatic activities
    SRCAQU008B

Course Provider

By choosing RMIT, you’re choosing a global university recognised for leadership and innovation in technology, design and enterprise.

RMIT offer you an education that will prepare you for success, expose you to new ideas and equip you with skills and knowledge to transform your future.

At RMIT you will learn how to make a positive and lasting impact in your community. Your degree will be supported by our international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education and quality research.

Registered
1995
Courses
208
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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