Health Services Assistance

Important Info

VCAL Only

This course is offered externally. Please refer to the information below for details.

Delivery and Cost Details

Note: this is subject to change

Materials Charges and timetabling information for this course are TBC. This year the course was offered at Chisholm Berwick and Frankston 1pm-5pm on Wednesdays. Due to timetabling this course is best suited to students enrolled in VCAL. This is a 2 year course.

At the time of publication, VETiS Materials Charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $158 will be required to be paid on course counselling day. Once materials fees are known, parents will either be reimbursed if overcharged or invoiced for outstanding fees.

Possible Career/Further Study Pathways

Completion of this course may lead to further study at TAFE or other tertiary institutes in health areas including: Health Support Services Attendant and Allied Health Assistant.

Work Placement Requirements

Determined in consultation with teacher & the RTO.

Special comments about delivery of the program

This course is designed to introduce students to wide range of work areas within the health industry. Students completing the program will have the skills and knowledge required to work in an entry-level role within a range of areas depending on the electives and focus of the program undertaken.

For VCE students, this program is not scored. It does qualify for 34 sequence and students are eligible to gain an ATAR increment (10% of their primary four subjects). Please note that this course cannot be counted in the student’s primary four studies for ATAR calculation.