Certificate IV in Health Administration HLT47315

This qualification is recognised throughout Australia and will provide you with the skills and knowledge you’ll need to provide high-level administration functions and the confidence to take on supervisory roles in either private or public health service settings such as hospitals, community health centres, private practice and allied health.

The healthcare sector is currently the largest employer and fastest growing industry in Australia and provides many financially rewarding, flexible and secure career opportunities.

Become qualified and gain that employment edge! A Certificate IV in Health Administration can open a world of opportunity within the health sector.

  • Are you an administrator interested in the flexible work opportunities available in the health industry?
  • Already working in a health administration role but require deeper skills and knowledge in order to progress your career?
  • Working as a high-level health administrator and want to have your skills formalised?

Start planning your future in health administration today

As a student of Medical Administration Training Pty Ltd you’ll be a valued member of an organisation that really cares about your success. You’ll get ongoing advice and learning support from your own dedicated mentor, and you’ll learn from highly skilled, experienced trainers who are 100% committed to your success.

COURSE CONTENT

This Nationally Recognised course consists of 14 units of competency (six core and eight elective units).

6 Core unit(s):
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
  • BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships
  • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement
8 Elective Unit(s): You can select from either Option 1 or Option 2
OPTION 1 – Suggested units for those new to the industry
  • BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBAUD402 Participate in a quality audit
  • BSBCUS403 Implement customer service standards
  • BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
  • CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
  • BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts
  • BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
  • BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
OPTION 2 – Suggested units for those with current medical administration industry experience 
  • BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources
  • BSBAUD402 Participate in a quality audit
  • BSBCUS403 Implement customer service standards
  • BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
  • CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
  • BSBMED401 Manage patient record keeping systems
  • TAEDEL402A Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace
  • BSBADM502 Manage Meetings

COURSE DURATION

Students are given up to 24 months to complete this course but through self-paced options, students can complete it much sooner. Download the guide for more information.

WHEN CAN I START?

You can start as soon as your enrolment is processed! For more information, download the guide.

HOW IS THE COURSE DELIVERED?

This is a distance-based online course but students have the option to receive hard copy learning and assessment materials as an alternative to online study should they desire. Of course, all our support services are provided as needed.  For more information, download the guide.

GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY OPTIONS AND FUNDING FEES

This course is subsidised for eligible Queensland residents through the Higher Level Skills program ‘funded by the Queensland Government’. Eligibility criteria applies. View our funding page or course guide for more details.

NON-FUNDED COURSE FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS

Total course cost $3450 Payment plans available Payable on enrolment – $500 (Non refundable enrolment & Administration Fee) plus 50 x weekly payments @$59. Download the guide for more information.

Become job ready with Medical Administration Training  and our nationally recognised qualifications and short courses.

We are “the specialist in health related training” and have been delivering Medical Reception and Health Administration courses around Australia since 2004.

HOW TO APPLY

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