HLT40213 -Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Practice (Release 5)

RTO No.4386

This course is for people who want to provide a range of primary health care services to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients, including specific health care programs, advice and assistance with medication.

As well as a theoretical component, the course provides practical experience in working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients in the form of a clinical / vocational placement. Aboriginal Health Workers receive ongoing supervision and guidance in their position and work as part of a team in a health care setting providing services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This course is delivered in a block release format to allow access for students from across the Kimberley region to attend.  There is no guarantee of employment at the successful completion of this qualification.

Certificate IV consists of 14 Core units and 7 Elective units and the requirement to complete 500 Clinical Hours.

Are you interested
in this training?

Complete the Expression of Interest here

or contact our RTO team

(08) 9194 3200

 rtoadmin@kamsc.org.au

Core units

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

HLTAHW016

Assess clients physical wellbeing

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTAHW005

Work in an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander primary health care context

HLTAHW006

Facilitate and advocate for the rights and needs of clients and community members

HLTAHW022

Address social determinants of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health

HLTAHW021

Provide nutrition guidance for specific health care

HLTAHW017

Assess and support client’s social and emotional wellbeing

HLTAHW018

Plan, implement and monitor health care in a primary health care context

HLTAHW019

Deliver primary health care programs for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

HLTAHW020

Administer medications

HLTAHW037

Support safe use of medications

Elective Units

HLTPAT002

Preform venous blood collections

HLTPOP009

Provide Information & Support on Environmental Issues

CHCAOD004

Assess needs of client with Alcohol and other Drugs issues

HLTOHC001

Recognise and respond to oral health issues

CHCCCS004

Assess co-existing needs

CHCPRP003

Reflect and improve own professional practice

BSBWOR404

Develop work priorities