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HLT33115 Certificate III in Health  Services Assistance

Domestic Students

Key facts

Domestic students


Duration: 9 months

Delivery: Face to Face

Number of Units: 15

​Class Times:  9am-4pm

Placement: 120 hours

Course Description

The Skills Training Australia Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (HLT33115) qualifies you to provide assistance to health professionals with services to clients and patients. While you won’t be delivering direct care to clients, a Health Services Assistance role will see you being in direct client contact. You will be qualified to undertake positions such as assistant in nursing, nursing support worker, patient service attendant and orderly.

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Entry Requirements

There is no qualification or educational prerequisites to gain entry into the Certificate III in Health Services Assistance.

Skills First Funding

  • Students wishing to apply for a Skills First Funding must be assessed for eligibility to undertake an approved course. This assessment is in addition to any entry requirements that may be required for the specific course a student wishes to undertake. For further information please refer to our Skills First Funding page.

Domestic Students

  • All potential students must attend a compulsory information session.

  • Skills Training Australia will conduct a review of your current competencies, including language, literacy and numeracy skills, in order to ensure this is the most appropriate qualification to achieve your intended outcomes.

HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance Melbourne

Skills Training Australia proudly provides Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (HLT33115) training for individuals looking to find work in the medical industry. This course provides graduates the qualifications to provide support to healthcare professionals in medical environments. Although graduates do not come out of this training qualified to provide direct assistance to patients, this course provides job opportunities including nursing support worker, assistant in nursing, orderly and patient services attendant. Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (HLT33115) is a highly valuable and rewarding course for people who see themselves taking on a role in the patient care industry. Furthermore, the diversity of this certificate as a nursing assistant course allows you to explore more opportunities within the field. Operating out of our Melbourne CBD campus, this course is undertaken through face to face classes with a qualified instructor. To find out more, please feel free to fill out an enquiry form and we will get back to you with all the information you require.

Take your career to the next level with our nursing assistant course

Skills Training Australia has been providing training in patient care assistance since 1999. Therefore, we have long been established as one of Melbourne’s top patient care training institutions. Our highly skilled, qualified and experienced trainers/assessors have a dedication to ensuring that each and every one of our students receives the skills and experience required to take on a professional role in the medical industry. We have forged valuable relationships with some of Melbourne’s top medical institutions and care facilities, allowing us the opportunity to provide students with a host of programs, placements and graduate opportunities. Furthermore, Skills Training Australia students benefit from classes in state of the art environments with cutting-edge equipment and resources. Students graduate with a profound knowledge of the varying medical environments and the skills to provide assistance to a variety of healthcare professionals.

Contact our team now

Interested in finding out more about our outstanding study options? Or would you like to enquire about enrolling today at Skills Training Australia? If so, please feel free to get in contact with our friendly and helpful team of administrators. We are committed to providing an impeccable standard of service for prospective trainees, and will be happy to answer any questions you have or assist with your enrolment application. Call us on 1300 656 669 or send us an enquiry message on our contact page and we will get back to you with all the information you require regarding the undertaking of this highly rewarding and valuable course at Skills Training Australia.

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