Introduction to ATSI Primary Health Care

About the Course

This course will give you an introduction to some of the core skills and knowledge required for entry level to work in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 900-80278V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Further Study

Cetificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care HLT30113.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

Dubbo

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 900-80278V01-19DUB-008

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

This Statement of Attainment provides learners with an introduction to the knowledge and skills required to work in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care. Learners who successfully complete the Statement of Attainment are eligible for direct credit of 4 units towards the cert III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care. The certificate III in Aboriginal and /or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care is considered the minimum qualification for employment as an Aboriginal Health Worker.

This course will be delivered via Video conference and leaners can join in from Quirindi, Tenterfield, Glen Innes & Coonabarabran Connected Learning Centres and Inverell, Narrabri and Moree TAFE Campuses. Enrolment location will show as Dubbo.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
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
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Weekly videoconference classes will be held each Tuesday from 9:30am - 2:30pm commencing 12th February 2019 at TAFE Quirindi, Tenterfield, Glen Innes & Coonabarabran Connected Learning Centres and Inverell, Narrabri and Moree TAFE Campuses.

Course length: 4 1/2 hours per week for 10 Weeks every Tuesday

Start Date: 12 February 2019
End Date: 5 May 2019

What will I pay?

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131 601.

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