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Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

Course Code: HLT43015
Study Area:
Nursing and Allied Health


Start date: 20 February 2018

Days per week: Tuesday, Thursday and occasional Saturday

Duration: 36 weeks

End date: 11 December 2018

This qualification is aimed at workers who provide therapeutic and program related support to Allied Health Professionals such as physiotherapists and occupational therapists.


Campus
 
  • Bendigo City Campus
Course Structure

Accreditation

This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers

Prerequisites
  • Police Check and WWC
  • Literacy and numeracy assessment
  • Interview

Course overview

This qualification is aimed at training workers who support allied health professionals such as physiotherapists and occupational therapists. Participants undertake physiotherapy and occupational therapy skill sets, as well as a cluster of units to cover strength training and recreational programs for older persons. Course duration is 2 evenings on campus per week over one year, fulltime. Course includes a minimum of 120 hours of mandatory work placement.

How to apply
 
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Demonstration
  • Case Study
  • Assignment
  • Practical Assessment
  • Knowledge Test

Learning options
  • Blended
  • Traineeship
  • Classroom (Delivery Method)

Key study areas
 
Communication and diversity Workplace health and safety Legal and ethical compliance Anatomy and physiology Assisting with an allied health program Supporting physiotherapy programs Assistance with Occupational Therapy Community rehabilitation

Further study opportunities
  • Automatic offer into Bachelor of Health Sciences at La Trobe University

Fees

Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative annual fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Trainee
Government subsidised - average annual course fee*$2,462.50
Concession - average annual course fee*$492.50
Full fee - average annual course fee*$4,925.00
B.   Materials average fee (per year)*$654.00
C.   Consumables average fee (per year)*$90.00
Indicative pricing for:13/02/2017
A.   Course enrolment type:Standard
Government subsidised - average annual course fee*$2,462.50
Concession - average annual course fee*$492.50
Full fee - average annual course fee*$4,925.00
B.   Materials average fee (per year)*$654.00
C.   Consumables average fee (per year)*$90.00
Indicative pricing for:13/02/2017

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students.   Read more


This page was last updated on 31/08/2017 9:27 PM





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