HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care

Course Overview

HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care Units

The HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care is the essential qualification you need to work in the private sector as a basic life support medic and respond to and treat patients who require urgent medical attention.

The provision of urgent clinical care includes providing basic life support procedures to sustain life. You will be qualified to work in a wide range of private sector job roles such as patient transport officers, industrial medic and as a basic life support medic/first responder.

To complete the HLT41115 – Certificate IV in Health Care you will complete a total of 16 units. You must first complete the first 11 units, then attend a 7 day clinical workshop in either QLD, VIC, NSW or WA. You are then required to complete a minimum of 80 hours clinical placement. Think of this as work experience – we can offer support to assist finding placement through appropriate host organisations.

The units you will study can be found below:

1 BSBMED301 – Interpret and apply medical terminology in the workplace
2 HLTINF001-  Comply with Infection Prevention and Control Policies and Procedures
3 HLTAAP002 – Confirm Physical Health Status
4 HLTAMB001 – Follow Procedures for Routine Safe Removal of Patients
5 HLTAMB012 – Communicate in Complex Situations to support Health Care
6 HLTAMB014 – Transport Non-Emergency Patients/Operational Conditions
7 HLTAMB007 – Assess and Deliver Basic Clinical Care
8 HLTWHS002 – Follow Safe Work Practices for Direct Client Care
9 HLTAMB011 – Manage a Routine Non-Emergency
10 HLTAMB013 – Contribute to Managing the Scene of an Emergency
11 CHCCCS020 – Respond Effectively to Behaviours of Concern
Workshop = 7 Days + Clinical Placement  = 80 hours
12 CHCPRP003 – Reflect on and improve own professional practice
BSBLDR411 – Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
14 CHCLEG001 – Work Legally and Ethically
15 CHCDIV001 – Work with Diverse People
16 HLTWHS006 – Manage Personal Stressors in the Work Environment

Delivery Method

A mix of online theory, face-to-face clinical workshops and placement at training facilities in QLD, VIC, NSW and WA.

(RTO: 32513)

This qualification is recognised by the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF)


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