TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Audiometry

HLT47415

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 TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

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  • $6,340*

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
Check with provider

Course Overview

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

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.

  • Audiometrist
  • Screening Audiometrist

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Audiometry with TAFE NSW - 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 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.

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

  • Conduct play audiometry
    HLTAUD002

  • Assess and respond to occupational noise risk
    HLTAUD003

Course Provider

NSW TAFE College with campuses in Enmore, Eora, Petersham, Randwick, St George, Sutherland - Gymea and Ultimo.

Registered
1999
Courses
625
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions