Cert IV – getting started

Getting Started

The HLT41012 – Certificate IV in Health Care course is divided into five study groups and one practical workshop (held over 2 weeks).
Each study groups is divided into 3 to 5 knowledge areas or units of competency.
Start by working thorough each unit below.
Everything you need is contained in the unit resource page. Here you will find the learning material and assessment. We provide a comprehensive support service for those who may may need it. To get the best out of your learning experience, simply read through each section contained in the unit, then answer the questions.

Study Group 1: Communications (3 units)


 Communicate with clients and colleagues to support health care


 Communicate and work effectively in health


 Communicate in complex or difficult situations

[acc_item title=”Study Group 1: Communications (3 units )”]

HLTAMBFC301D Communicate with clients and colleagues to support health care
HLTHIR301C Communicate and work effectively in health
HLTAMBFC402C Communicate in complex or difficult situations

[acc_item title=”Study Group 2: Scene Management (5 units)”]

HLTAMBAE501D Implement safe access and egress in an emergency
HLTAMBSC401B Manage routine scene and promote public safety
HLTAMBSC503B Contribute to managing the scene of an emergency
HLTAMBAE403D Follow procedures for routine safe removal of client

[acc_item title=”Study Group 3: Clinical (2 units)”]

HLTAMBCR401C Deliver basic clinical care
HLTAP401B Confirm physical health status

[acc_item title=”Practical Assessment”]The practical side of this course is held on the Gold Coast Queensland. During the practical, students will be assessed on applying their new found knowledge in a realistic environment.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Study Group 4: Work Health & Safety (5 units)”]

HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes
HLTAMBPD401C Manage personal stressors in the work environment
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTAMBT301B Transport non-emergency clients under operational conditions
HLTAMBT402C Transport emergency clients

[acc_item title=”Study Group 5: Workplace & Culture (5 units)”]

HLTHIR402D Contribute to organisational effectiveness in the health industry
BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
HLTHIR404D Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

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