HLT33115 – Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

This qualification is aimed at people seeking a pathway into health services where you will provide assistance to health professional staff for the care of their clients.


The HLT33115 – Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is delivered within 12 months. Students can choose one of the following delivery options:

  • Classroom environment: Face-to-face classroom sessions at our delivery locations (conditional on minimum numbers).
  • Flexible delivery: Self-paced learning with one-on-one contact with a trainer.

Payment Options

One payment of $499 upon enrolment.


To achieve a HLT33115 – Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, 15 units must be completed including 7 core and 8 elective units.

Core Units

  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
  • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development

Elective Units

  • HLTFSE007 Oversee the day-to-day implementation of food safety in the workplace
  • CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
  • BSBTWK201 Work effectively with others
  • BSBTEC201 Use business software applications

At a glance


12 months


Classroom & Flexible Delivery


Regular Training

Career Opportunities

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