Health Services Assistance Certificate III

Delivery and Cost Details

Note: this is subject to change

Materials Charges and timetabling information for this course are TBC. The course is offered at Chisholm Berwick and Frankston on Wednesdays. This is a 2 year course.

At the time of publication, next years VETiS Materials Charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $116 (first year) or $35 (second year) 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

Mandatory 80 hours of paid or voluntary work within the health / community care industry.

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 scored. This course may be counted in the student’s primary four studies for ATAR calculation.