Do you want a rewarding career in the health industry?

We offer TAFE courses in health administration and assistance, as well as short courses in CPR and first aid.

Study a short course, certificate or diploma with us to gain practical skills in this area.

Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance
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 2 years Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace
Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

Gain the knowledge and skills to provide therapeutic and program-related support to allied health professionals, and to assist patients with their rehabilitation.

Campus St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Certificate III in Health Administration
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 Campus Industry, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online
Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
Develop a career caring for patients in hospitals with a Certificate III in Health Services Assistance at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace

CPR (Refresher)

The CPR course content is based on Australian Resuscitation guidelines. CPR Statement of Attainment is valid for one year.

Duration 3 hours Campus City Flinders, Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Level II First Aid

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.

Campus City Flinders, Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee

Studying medical administration at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.

Careers

Health administration careers include:

  • medical receptionist
  • clinical coding clerk
  • administrative worker/assistant
  • ward clerk
  • patient coordinator.

Health assistant jobs include:

  • physiotherapy assistant
  • occupational therapy assistant
  • community rehabilitation assistant
  • allied health assistant.

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