The HLT31215 Certificate III in Basic Health Care qualification reflects the role of first aid or medical response workers who provide basic health care services including emergency first aid and sometimes transport services in the pre-hospital/out-of hospital environment. The qualification applies to people who provide a first response in workplaces such as industrial sites, first aid organisations and the Australian Defence Force (ADF).

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Occupational titles may include:
  • Voluntary (or paid) ambulance work
  • Medical assistant (Defence)
  • First aid provider
Core Units
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTAID006 Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
Selected electives
  • HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation
  • HLTAMB001 Follow procedures for routine safe removal of patient
  • HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
  • HLTAMB002 Implement safe access and egress in an emergency
  • BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • HLTPAT001 Identify and respond to clinical risks in pathology collection
  • HLTPAT004 Collect pathology specimens other than blood
Local Student
Total Course Fees  $2,600
VET in School Students
Total Course Fees  $2,100
Course fees are comprised of tuition fees and resource fees.  Resource fees are charges for materials that are considered essential to a course or unit of study and which do not form part of the course fee. The resource fee covers materials purchased by DNA Kingston Training to be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as materials, workbooks and course specific uniforms.
This course is not available for CRICOS delivery for international Students.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
For International student entry requirements, please refer to the ‘International Students’ tab.
Group bookings available
Our locations or onsite training available
CRICOS Course Code 094066D
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