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Medical Administration courses

Do you want a rewarding career in the health industry? We offer courses to spark your passion from fields including health administration, community care and practice management. You can study at either certificate or diploma level.


Our graduates find employment opportunities in the following fields:

  • health or community care
  • health administration
  • practice management.


Our medical administration courses are provided by VU Polytechnic.

Short courses 2 courses

Duration: 3 hours
This Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course is designed to teach the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain breathing and circulation in an adult, child or infant following cardiac arrest.
Duration: 18 hours
Learn practical first aid skills and knowledge such as CPR, bandaging and splinting, and applying the principles of first aid safety. The course contains a blend of online and face to face learning.

TAFE certificates & diplomas 3 courses

Duration: 2 years
You'll learn about effective communication strategies, anatomy and physiology and workplace health and safety, when you study the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance.
Duration: 0.5 years
Develop the skills necessary for supporting the daily operations of a health practice, with a Certificate III in Health Administration at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Duration: 0.5 years
Develop a career caring for patients in hospitals with a Certificate III in Health Services Assistance at Victoria University Polytechnic.

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