Certificate II in Health Support Services (HLT23215)
This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide support for the effective functioning of health services. At this level workers complete tasks under supervision involving known routines and procedures or complete routine but variable tasks in collaboration with others in a team environment.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must undertake work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 2: Certificate II|
There are no entry requirements for this course however, there are mandatory clinical placement requirements which need to be met.
Mandatory Clinical Placement Requirements
As per the CQU Immunisation Policy and for patient and student safety, the previously recommended checks are now mandatory for any placement commencing 1 January 2018 and onwards. Refer to the Clinical Placement Guidelines and Mandatory Checks Requirements for Clinical Placement for more details
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete 12 units, consisting of:
4 core units and 8 elective units.
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|BSBCUS201||Deliver a service to customers|
|BSBINM201||Process and maintain workplace information|
|BSBMED301||Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately|
|BSBWOR202||Organise and complete daily work activities|
|BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology|
|CHCCCS020||Respond effectively to behaviours of concern|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
Enrol into one group of units at a time, as per the following order:
Course Assessment Information
|Third Party Verification|
VET in Schools (VETiS) - Online
There is one course intake for 2018, available in February.
Duration and dates
18 months full-time
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|HLT33115||Certificate III in Health Services Assistance||No|
Third Party Services arrangement
Bowen State High School provides the following services on behalf of CQUniversity for this course:
- Recruitment of senior students enrolled at Bowen State High School
- Provision of educational or support services
Senior students should email: email@example.com
Resource and Computing Requirements
Clinical Placement Requirements
Students are required to complete the assessment conditions per unit of competency, which includes work placement and/or simulated assessment.
IMPORTANT: Changes to Mandatory Check Requirements
- In compliance with CQU Immunisation Policy and for patient and student safety, there has been a number of changes for your mandatory check requirements. These changes take effect and are now mandatory for any placement commencing 1 January 2018 and onwards.
- Please click here for full details of your requirements or access these requirements via the Moodle Site.
- Please see Mandatory Cut-Off dates for submission dates of your mandatory checks. You will not be eligible to proceed to placement if you fail to meet the deadline; there are no extensions or exceptions.
Depending upon the capacity of the health care providers/facilities in the student’s geographical area, students will be expected to travel to an alternative location in order to complete their prescribed clinical placement. Students will only be offered one placement per student, per course, per term.
Any enquiries should be directed to the WIL (Work Integrated Learning) Team via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (07) 4930 9124.