National ID: HLT37015 | State ID: AWK3
Did you know that over one quarter of all people admitted to hospital have an operation? Many more have treatments that require sterile equipment to be used. You could assist in ensuring that patients are protected from infection during their care.
You will learn about infection control and prevention, how the body works and medical terms. You will also learn how to clean, inspect, package, sterilise and distribute instruments and equipment for surgical and clinical procedures.
Being able to work with others and carry out your work safely is also important and is covered in this course.
On completion of your course you will be able to work in a private/public hospital, in a private/public clinic or in an operating theatre's sterilising service or department.
Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:
Sterilisation assistant, technician or instrument technician.
Further Study Option(s) Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies, Certificate IV in Health Science Foundations
- One semester
- This is a competitive course.
- Academic achievement and work history
|Mount Lawley||One semester||Yes||Academic achievement and work history|
Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.