1 year

Weekly delivery

mix of theory & practical sessions, plus independent consolidation learning tasks

(308 nominal hours)

                        Units of Study

12 units – 4 core + 8 elective (+ first Aid certificate)

CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people

CHCCCS020 – Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

CHCCCS009 – Facilitate responsible behaviour (imported unit)

HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety

HLTWHS005 – Conduct manual tasks safely

CHCCCS002 – Assist with movement

CHCCCS026 – Transport individuals

HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention & control policies & procedures

CHCCOM005 – Communicate and work in the health or community services

BSBWOR203 – Work effectively with others

BSBFLM312 – Contribute to team effectiveness

CHCCCS010 – Maintain a high standard of service


PLUS: HLTAID003 – Provide first aid


Students must;

Be in year 10 – 12 and still attending secondary school

Have a basic level of English reading, writing & maths skills to a year 10 standard

Read our Student handbook before enrolling in our course

Attend & participate in scheduled training and assessment

Follow safe work procedures

Have the mobility to get down onto the floor to complete 2 mins of uninterrupted CPR on our training Mannequins

Practice manual handling techniques

Practice first aid techniques using first aid equipment

Practice Infection control techniques


The Trainer requires access to a classroom and access to the following facilities, in safe working order

–         Chairs & tables

–         Whiteboard/ digital board

–         Projector & screen, speakers

– Computers or individual tablet/laptops, internet


The program attracts VET funding, We charge the current band funding per student, meaning that the program can be run by schools on a cost neutral basis

Students must be enrolled, by the school, into VASS prior to relevant VCAA cut off dates to receive funding 

We invoice for a minimum class size of 15 

Students must be made aware that enrolment in this course will affect their available school VET funding, students scholl speak to their schools VET coordinator for more information.


Students have weekly class, e-learning modules and  practical sessions


Some units are clustered to ensure a smooth transition throughout the course and to minimise repetition of course context.

– All the units in this course contain a mixture of both theory and practical based assessment tasks

This includes:

Short answer question

Multi-choice quizzes

Tables & charts

HHA certificate online

Workplace documents

Workplace style meetings

Oral presentations

Group case studies

Practical application of tasks &/or procedures


Compliance & Reporting

The course is delivered on school premises, in school time & with no out of pocket expense to the student to ensure  equal opportunity access for all

 Our student management system is easy to use and takes care of everything from enrolments, attendances, results & issuing ‘Statement of Attainments’

We are nationally accredited with ASQA and maintain a high standards for quality assurance and registration

Our software system is AVETMISS Compliant

We hold a VETR industry membership and receive regular updates from other interested parties  

All our trainers hold PTT registration with the victorian institute of teaching

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