Open Training & Education Network

Certificate IV in Audiometry

HLT47415

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This foundation certificate provides essential skills required to conduct hearing tests and work in the audiometry industry.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Audiometry with Open Training & Education Network

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How it works

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

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of audiometrists who conduct hearing assessments to identify hearing impairment and take action based on test results.

They refer clients for further audiological or medical assessment, and may be involved in care management and education programs. Workers at this level do not prescribe or dispense hearing aids and are not qualified to work as independent practitioners. Audiometrists may work in medical or industrial contexts.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

  • Audiometrist
  • Screening Audiometrist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Audiometry with Open Training & Education Network, 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 11 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

8 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Share health information
    CHCEDU008

  • Confirm physical health status
    HLTAAP002

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Assess hearing
    HLTAUD001

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
    HLTINF001

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers
    BSBCUS301

  • Promote innovation in a team environment
    BSBINN301

  • Lead effective workplace relationships
    BSBLDR402

  • Promote products and services
    BSBMKG413

  • Develop work priorities
    BSBWOR404

  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    CHCDIV002

  • Conduct play audiometry
    HLTAUD002

  • Assess and respond to occupational noise risk
    HLTAUD003

  • Remove cerumen
    HLTAUD006

Course Provider

OTEN is part of the award winning TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute, national winner of the 2010 Large Training Provider and 2011 Skills for Sustainability at the Australian Training Awards. We offer world-class distance education services and products to more than

Registered
1999
Courses
300
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions