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Certificate III in Pathology Collection

National ID: HLT37215 | State ID: AWJ9

Do you want to be a part of the health team that assists in assessing the client’s health status through interpretation of blood results? You could do this by learning how to collect blood and other specimens for testing.

You will learn the skill of safely taking venous blood and other samples, about how the body works, how to prevent the spread of infection as well as medical terms which you will be able use in any further health related studies you may choose to undertake.

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Work placement

This course is run over 3 days per week and also includes a work placement component.

Important information

This course is delivered 3 days a week over 16 weeks, including an organised work placement.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Specimen Collection Officer
  • Blood Collector

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

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Semester 1

Midland - On Campus

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Duration 12 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Midland
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Mount Lawley - Advanced Standing/ Exemption

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Duration 12 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Semester 2

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

National ID: HLT33015 | State ID: AWK5

Gain the skills to assist allied health staff (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with the implementation of patient rehabilitation or maintenance therapy programs.

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Work placement

You will need to complete a three week full-time work placement which North Metro TAFE organises for you via our range of industry partners.

Important information

The typical timetable is usually 9:00 - 3:30pm from Tuesday to Friday.
Part time runs over two days per week.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Physiotherapy Assistant
  • Allied Health Assistant
  • Speech Pathology Assistant 

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Study pathway

After successful completion of the Certificate III Allied Health Assistance, you will only need to complete 9 more units (of the 16) to gain HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy).

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
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Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus Part-time

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 2

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

National ID: HLT37015 | State ID: AWK3

Did you know that over one quarter of all people admitted to hospital have an operation? Many more have treatments that require sterile equipment to be used. You could assist in ensuring that patients are protected from infection during their care.

You will learn about infection control and prevention, how the body works and medical terms.

You will also learn how to clean, inspect, package, sterilise and distribute instruments and equipment for surgical and clinical procedures.

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How to apply

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Instrument Technician
  • Sterilisation Assistant 

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Mount Lawley
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On campus
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Mount Lawley - On Campus Part-time Night

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)

National ID: CHC33015 | State ID: AA68

In this course, you will learn how to provide direct care to clients who are unable to care for themselves due to ill health or disability in a community setting. You'll gain an insight into the aged care and home and community care sector.

All of our Home and Community Care qualifications can be completed in the workplace. This means you get the most relevant skills and the opportunity to form industry contacts.

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Job opportunities

How to apply

Important information

This qualification includes a 120 hour supervised work placement in a home and/or community facility. 

Other costs for consideration:

  • Polo Shirt (approx. $29)
  • Police Clearance (approx. $72) prior you start work placement and employment
  • Working with Children’s Check (WWC) prior you start work placement and employment

It is strongly recommended that you see your doctor about having flu vaccination.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • In Home Respite Worker | Home Care Assistant
  • Care Assistant | Care Worker | Care Service Employee
  • Residential Aide | Residential Care Worker | Residential Support Worker
  • Accommodation Support Worker 
  • Planned Activity Assistant
  • Community Care Worker | Community House Worker
  • Food Services Deliverer
  • Transport Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

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How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
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On campus
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

National ID: CHC33015 | State ID: AA66

Learn how to empower and support the independence of our elders needing care and support, and join one of Australia's fastest growing industries.

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) you will be ready to start a rewarding career. You could be an aged care worker in the following settings: residential, home and community.

Certificate lll Individual Support (Ageing) workers assist the aged with creating a positive lifestyle and with their daily living activities including:

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How to apply

Work placement

This qualification includes a 120 hour supervised work placement at a residential aged care facility. 

Important information

Other costs for consideration:

  • Police clearance (approx. $72)
  • Polo shirt (approx. $29)

 It is strongly recommended that you see your doctor about having flu vaccination.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • In Home Respite Worker
  • Care Service Employee | Care Assistant | Care Worker
  • Residential Care Worker | Residential Support Worker
  • Residential Aide | Home Care Assistant

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
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On campus
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Midland - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus Dual Qual

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Duration 6 months
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Semester 2

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 1 semester/s
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Midland - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus Dual Qual

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Certificate IV in Ageing Support

National ID: CHC43015 | State ID: AWM9

Are you passionate about improving your service delivery to your Aged Care clients? Are you looking for a career boost?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Ageing Support you will be ready to work in the Aged Care workplace in a more informed and confident manner and provide excellent care for your clients. This qualification will provide with you with an excellent understanding of consumer directed care and will allow you to provide better services to your clients and the organisations you work for.

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Personal Care Worker | Personal Care Giver | Personal Care Assistant
  • Community Program Coordinator
  • Care Supervisor | Care Team Leader 
  • Day Activity Worker

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

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How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment

Mount Lawley - Traineeship or Work-based

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Duration 12 months
When Continuous enrolment
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Semester 1

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 12 months
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Mount Lawley - Traineeship or Work-based

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Mount Lawley - Traineeship or Work-based

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Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute Care)

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AA72
Get ready for a career in the fast growing health services industry

The Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute Care) will give you the opportunity to work in a variety of health care environments including acute care hospitals.

During the course you will be involved in classroom activities including medical terminology, basic anatomy and physiology, simulated environments where care is delivered to manikins.

 
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Work placement

Important information

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Work placement

The 80 hour clinical work placement in a hospital or aged care setting is organised by North Metro TAFE via a range of industry partners.

Important information

Employment may require you to work shift hours.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Assistant in Nursing at Tertiary Hospitals
  • Assistant in Nursing at Aged Care Facilities
  • Patient Support Assistant 
  • Ward Clerk | Ward Assistant
  • Orderly

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
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Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus Part-time

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Duration 6 months
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Midland - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus Dual Qual AA66

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Semester 2

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Midland - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus Dual Qual AA66

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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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