Start your career in the health care sector!
Health care is one of the fastest growing sector in Australia and there is a high demand of qualified workers. This nationally recognised HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services will help you enter the healthcare environment. You will learn the skills and knowledge to work within a variety of health environments and provide support for the effective functioning of health services. Throughout the course you will also build effective communication and teamwork skills.
Get job ready with this qualification and use your skills to help people in need.
Learning Method Distance/Correspondence / Work-based
Duration Course duration depends on the delivery mode of the qualification and can be flexible depending on your learning needs
RTO's This course is delivered by Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd, RTO ID 32142.
To achieve an HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services a total of 12 units of competency must be completed (four core units and eight elective units).
If students are not currently working for a suitable facility, students are encouraged to locate their own work placement locations. Insight Training staff are able to assist you if you have any difficulties.
The Trainer/ Assessor will visit each student in the workplace to assess the skills required in this qualification.
After achieving this qualification, students may undertake:
- CHC32015 – Certificate III in Community Services
- HLT33015 – Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. It’s preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.
If you’re interested in applying, you can check out our campus locations. HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services is available in Perth and regional WA.
Student Selection Process
Insight Training’s student selection process is designed to ensure that you are enrolled in the qualification that best meets your needs.
Insight Training’s selection criteria will take into account various factors when deciding upon which students will be offered places in the program including;
- The students’ needs and desired outcomes
- The ability and commitment of the students to complete the course;
- Eligibility requirements listed in the applicable National Training Package;
- Students existing ability in the ACSF core skills, (learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy)
Students not meeting these requirements will be directed to more suitable qualifications or skill development programs.
After completing this course you can pursue a career as a:
- Food Services Assistant
- Cleaner (Health Services)
- General Hand (Hospital)
- Hospital Laundry Worker
- Ward Hand
|Unit Code||Unit Description|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|Unit Code||Unit Description|
|HLTHSS003||Perform general cleaning tasks in a clinical setting|
|HLTHSS006||Collect and manage linen stock at user-location|
|HLTFSE001||Follow basic food safety practices|
|HLTFSE002||Provide ward or unit based food preparation and distribution services|
|CHCCCS010||Maintain a high standard of service|
|BSBINM201||Process and maintain workplace information|
|HLTWHS005||Conduct manual tasks safely|
|BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
As the WA economy continues to grow and diversify, the demand for qualified workers also continues to grow. Jobs and Skills WA is a government initiative focused on providing guaranteed funded training for positions that are or will be in high demand in WA.
To learn what qualifications Insight Training is delivering to eligible students at our multiple locations in WA visit following page.
|Jobs and Skills WA Funding Eligibility|
ACT Skilled Capital – for students residing in ACT
This qualification can be funded to eligible students through ACT Skilled Capital, a subsidised training program offered by the ACT Government.
|ACT Skilled Capital Funding Eligibility|
Queensland Certificate 3 Guarantee – for students residing in Queensland
Funding for this qualification may be available through the Certificate 3 Guarantee, a subsidised training program offered by the QLD Government.
|Queensland Certificate 3 Guarantee Funding Eligibility|