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Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) - Certificate IV (HLT43015-02V02)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Career area: Health Services 
Study area: Other Health 
National code: HLT43015  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Bega  Flexible  18 Months 6-Feb-2020  Mon 
Goulburn  Flexible  18 Months 6-Feb-2020  Mon 
Moruya  Flexible  18 Months 6-Feb-2020  Mon 
Shellharbour  Flexible  18 Months 6-Feb-2020  Mon 
Shellharbour  Full Time  36 Weeks 3-Feb-2020  Mon, Tue, Wed 
Features: Traineeships 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide therapeutic and program related support to allied health professionals. The worker is required to conduct therapeutic and program related activities under the guidance of an allied health professional. Supervision may be direct, indirect or remote and must occur within organisation requirements. The worker is required to identify client circumstances that need additional input from the allied health professional. The worker may be engaged to work in a specialty area or work generically across the organisation in delivery of allied health assistance services. The worker, in conjunction with the allied health professional, may have responsibility for supervising other allied health assistance workers.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency. 
Other requirements: WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. NSW HEALTH

Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
• Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
• Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
• Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at:
http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/student_clearance/pages/default.aspx

2. AGED CARE WORK - Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a Federal Criminal Record Check. Visit:
http://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/police-checks/national-police-checks.aspx

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES

Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit:
http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT

Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - For more information visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification 
Learning pathways: Credit for Prior Learning If you already have skills and knowledge that are relevant to your course, you may be able to apply for credit through articulation, credit transfer or recognition of prior learning. To find out more about applying for credit follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/recognition-of-prior-learning

This web page also provides information on how to use your existing TAFE NSW qualifications to undertake a higher level qualification at TAFE NSW (e.g. Cert II to Cert III, Cert III to Cert IV, Cert IV to Diploma, etc.)

TAFE to University Many TAFE NSW courses offer you the opportunity to gain both vocational and university qualifications. To find out more about the pathways to higher education please follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/study-options/tafe-to-university 
Specialisation: (Physiotherapy) 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy 
Offering code: 20BEG-195 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 18 Months
Scheduled attendance: There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester on a Monday 8.30am to 5.00pm. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of enrolments. 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2020 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a full-time blended course. You will need to attend two 8 hour face-to-face workshop once per semester.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparation, self-directed reading, research and completion of self-directed packages.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who are pursuing a career as an Allied Health Assistant or currently employed in health care and looking to upgrade skills.

**MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE**

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each learner can discuss this with the teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching staff. There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester to assist learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,550
Second qualification $1,820
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $9,520
Other information: To successfully complete this course, you will need to complete 120 hours of work placement. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the orientation session on Thursday 6 February at 1.00pm. All enrolled learners will be sent an invitation to a Microsoft Teams video session or alternatively TAFE NSW location where they can log into the Orientation Session.

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each Learner can discuss this with the Teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching Staff. There will be 2 x 8 hour face to face workshops per semester to assist Learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Goulburn
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Goulburn Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy 
Offering code: 20GLB-195 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 18 Months
Scheduled attendance: There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester on a Monday 8.30am to 5.00pm. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of enrolments. 
Hours per week: 16 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2020 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a full-time blended course. You will need to attend a 5 hour face-to-face workshop once per semester.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparation, self-directed reading, research and completion of self-directed packages.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who are pursuing a career as an Allied Health Assistant or currently employed in health care and looking to upgrade skills.

**MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE**

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each learner can discuss this with the teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching staff. There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester to assist learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,550
Second qualification $1,820
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $9,520
Other information: To successfully complete this course, you will need to complete 120 hours of work placement. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the orientation session on Thursday 6 February at 1.00pm. All enrolled learners will be sent an invitation to a Microsoft Teams video session or alternatively TAFE NSW location where they can log into the Orientation Session.

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each Learner can discuss this with the Teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching Staff. There will be 2 x 8 hour face to face workshops per semester to assist Learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moruya
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moruya Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy 
Offering code: 20MRY-195 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 18 Months
Scheduled attendance: There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester on a Monday 8.30am to 5.00pm. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of enrolments. 
Hours per week: 16 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2020 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a full-time blended course. You will need to attend a 5 hour face-to-face workshop once per semester.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparation, self-directed reading, research and completion of self-directed packages.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who are pursuing a career as an Allied Health Assistant or currently employed in health care and looking to upgrade skills.

**MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE**

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each learner can discuss this with the teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching staff. There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester to assist learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,550
Second qualification $1,820
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $9,520
Other information: To successfully complete this course, you will need to complete 120 hours of work placement. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the orientation session on Thursday 6 February at 1.00pm. All enrolled learners will be sent an invitation to a Microsoft Teams video session or alternatively TAFE NSW location where they can log into the Orientation Session.

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each Learner can discuss this with the Teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching Staff. There will be 2 x 8 hour face to face workshops per semester to assist Learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy 
Offering code: 20SHB-195 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 18 Months
Scheduled attendance: There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester on a Monday 8.30am to 5.00pm. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of enrolments. 
Hours per week: 16 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2020 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a full-time blended course. You will need to attend a 5 hour face-to-face workshop once per semester.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparation, self-directed reading, research and completion of self-directed packages.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who are pursuing a career as an Allied Health Assistant or currently employed in health care and looking to upgrade skills.

**MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE**

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each learner can discuss this with the teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching staff. There will be two 8 hour face-to-face workshops per semester to assist learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,550
Second qualification $1,820
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $9,520
Other information: To successfully complete this course, you will need to complete 120 hours of work placement. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend the orientation session on Thursday 6 February at 1.00pm. All enrolled learners will be sent an invitation to a Microsoft Teams video session or alternatively TAFE NSW location where they can log into the Orientation Session.

Course delivery will be Blended. Learners can choose to study the units of competency online or receive hard copy packages to work through. Each Learner can discuss this with the Teacher once enrolment has been finalised. The choice of electives can also be discussed with teaching Staff. There will be 2 x 8 hour face to face workshops per semester to assist Learners with key aspects of their studies and to assist with the completion of assessment tasks. The specific dates of these workshops will be determined depending upon location of cohort enrolments. Wagga Wagga, Moruya and Shellharbour are the proposed locations to accommodate learners from various geographic locations. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance - Physiotherapy 
Offering code: 20SHB-190 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday 9.00am to 3.30pm, Tuesday 10.00am to 2.30pm and Wednesday 10.00am to 2.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Hours per week: 18 
Starting from: 3-Feb-2020 
About: **INFORMATION SESSIONS**

An information session will be held on Monday 9 December 2019, 3.30pm to 4.00pm at TAFE NSW Shellharbour in Building B, Level Ground, and Room BG.04.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a full-time face-to-face course. You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 36 weeks.

You may also be required to complete approximately 6 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparation, self directed reading and research.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who are pursuing a career as an Allied Health Assistant.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Applying and enrolling: Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,550
Second qualification $1,820
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $9,520
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals are available for purchase online and you can source these items yourself:

- Workplacement Uniform - $190.00 approximately
Other information: Work placement is a requirement of this course. You will need to complete 120 hours of work placement. 
Comments: Congratulations on enrolling at TAFE NSW!

An important next step is to attend your first day of class on Monday 3 February 2020 at 9.00am at TAFE NSW Shellharbour, Building B, Room B.G.4. Please bring this receipt to orientation.

You will be provided with a timetable, assessment guides, advice about additional materials you may need to purchase and information on the support services available to you.

Activate your student portal account which allows you to check your results, see fees and payments, and download your timetable.

To activate your account, go to https://my.tafensw.edu.au and login with your username and password, which was created as part of the online enrolment process and/or included on your receipt. Call us on 131 601 if you need it to be reset.

Once logged in, change your password and create 3 secret questions and answers.

Speak with customer service staff on campus to get your TAFECard which gives you special access to printing, copying and other services. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601