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Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Assisting in Nursing Work in Acute Care)

National ID: HLT33115 | State ID: AA72

Work alongside Registered and Enrolled Nurses as an Assistant in Nursing (AIN) after completing this course

The Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Acute Care) will give you the essential clinical knowledge and skills needed for employment in the health industry. As a graduate you will have the opportunity to work in a variety of public or private health care environments including acute care hospitals, aged care facilities and community settings.

During the course you will be involved in classroom activities and online learning including medical terminology, basic anatomy and physiology, and experience our simulated practice where care is delivered to manikins. You will also be required to undertake 80 hours of clinical work placement. The Department of Health requirements for acute care settings are met with the units covered in this course.

Gain these skills:

  • interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • organise personal work priorities and development
  • work with diverse people
  • recognise healthy body systems
  • comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • work place health and safety

Mandatory vaccination requirements

The Commonwealth Department of Health and the Western Australian Department of Health have advised that it will be mandatory for residential aged care workers to have a COVID-19 vaccination from 17 September 2021, this includes students undertaking work placements. 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Hospital Orderly | Wardsperson | Patient Services Assistant

Other job titles may include:

  • Assistant in Nursing at Tertiary Hospitals
  • Assistant in Nursing at Aged Care Facilities
  • Patient Support Assistant 
  • Ward Clerk | Ward Assistant
  • Orderly

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies

Diploma of Nursing

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Certificate III in Information Technology (Cyber Security)

National ID: ICT30120 | State ID: AC12

Beat the hackers at their own game

If you love computers, and you aren't afraid of the challenges being presented by the dark web; this Certificate III course will get you on your way to building a career in the vitally important field of Cyber Security. 

In this nationally recognised Certificate III program you will learn the fundamentals of networking security and design in our Cisco accredited program; system configuration and hardening; and Microsoft server management and protection in a hands-on practical environment.

Gain these skills:

  • cloud services
  • cyber security risk analysis
  • networking and hardware
  • online security threat handling
  • cyber security awareness

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Client support officer | IT technician | ICT operations support

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

National ID: HLT37015 | State ID: AWK3

An essential support service for the health industry

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.

Being able to work with others and carry out your work safely is an important part of sterilisation work and is covered in this course.

On completion of your course you will be able to work in a private or public hospital, a clinic or an operating theatre sterile supply department.

Gain these skills

  • Infection control and prevention
  • Clean, inspect, package, sterilise and distribute instruments and equipment for surgical and clinical procedures
  • Knowledge of how the body works
  • Medical terminology

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Sterilisation Technician

Other job titles may include:

  • Instrument Technician
  • Sterilisation Assistant 

Further Study Option(s)

 Certificate IV in Sterilisation Services

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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National ID: SIS30619 | State ID: BEU9

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Bungy jump master | Fishing guide | Hunting guide | Mountain hiking/trekking guide | Outdoor adventure instructor.

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism

Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot)

National ID: AVI30419 | State ID: BES9

Do you want to become a remote pilot of an aircraft? Technology has advanced to bring a new era of piloting that can improve the efficiency and safety of almost every industry you could wish to work in.

A drone is a robotic aircraft controlled remotely and drone piloting has become an in-demand skill that can open the door to many rapidly evolving fields. Gain skills for roles such as a Commercial Licensed Drone Pilot, which is integral to performing many important operations requiring an ‘eye in the sky.’ Drones can facilitate delivery of medical and food supplies to remote areas and assist in emergency situations such as bushfires or shark spotting and military support. The agricultural, mining, oil and gas industries use drones to for surveying and wildlife conservation, and drones also have high creative capability for photography for weddings and tourism.

Note: this is a professional qualification and not a recreational qualification; this course provides you with training to legally operate a remotely piloted aircraft. This qualification will also permit you to fly without many of the operating restrictions applied to recreational users.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Air Transport Professional | Commercial Drone Pilot

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane)

Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Helicopter)

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Auslan

National ID: PSP30218 | State ID: BDQ8

Build on your Auslan skills

This course builds on the Certificate II in Auslan and will provide you with the skills to sign in everyday social and personal contexts.

You will also gain an understanding of deaf community principles and practices, preparing you for a possible career working with Auslan signers/users.

 Gain these skills

  • Analyse the structure of signs
  • Understanding of issues in Australian Deaf history
  • Use Auslan for a variety of purposes including employment, personal and learning

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Deaf employment | Deaf learning | Social and community work | Personal development

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Auslan 

Diploma of Auslan

Diploma of Interpreting (Auslan - English)

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Business (Medical Administration)

National ID: BSB30120 | State ID: AC47

Do you want a career supporting health professionals?

When you complete the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) you'll have skills that may be suitable for a medical administration support role.

Gain these skills:

  • basic accounting
  • workplace organisation
  • workplace health and safety
  • introduction to medical terminology
  • maintaining patient records and medical accounts

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Medical Receptionist | Admissions Clerk | Hospital Ward Clerk | Medical Admissions Clerk Medical Records Officer | Medical Records Clerk | Medical Secretary

Further Study Option(s)

  •  Certificate IV in Business (Administration)
  •  Diploma of Business

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Surveying and Spatial Information

National ID: CPP30221 | State ID: BGI8

Set your sights on a career in surveying

This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work with spatial data and read, interpret and apply maps. You will learn about safety, performing computations and the skills necessary to operate in the field.

Gain basic surveying skills and begin an entry level job in the surveying and spatial information services sector or continue with further study in surveying at North Metro.

This course may be studied by employer-based training or by off campus learning provided you have a position in an appropriate work place.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Surveying and Spatial Information Services

Diploma of Surveying

Advanced Diploma of Surveying

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Business

National ID: BSB30120 | State ID: BFS5

Do you want the skills for a flexible career that could take you anywhere?

When you complete the Certificate III in Business you'll have skills that employers are looking for, making you ideal for roles in data entry, customer service, accounts or as an office clerk.

Gain these skills:

  • basic MYOB
  • workplace organisation
  • customer servicearm
  • workplace health and safety
  • desktop publishing, spreadsheets, creating electronic presentations and much more

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Receptionist | Administration officer | Office Assistant | Office support | Accounts Clerk|

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Business

Diploma of Business

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Library and Information Services

National ID: BSB30420 | State ID: BFS4

Connect with people, engage with information and promote literacy and the value of libraries in the community

Our Certificate III will give you the skills and knowledge to assist in the organisation and operation of systems for handling recorded material - ultimately helping clients gain access to information.

This course, based at our Perth campus located alongside the State Library of Western Australia, has a strong customer service focus, and provides learning opportunities through practical hands-on activitiesindustry visits and guest speakers. Your lecturers in this course are library professionals, up-to-date with industry best practice and with strong connections with local library staff and organisations.

This is an ever growing and changing sector and is a vital component across various industries.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Library Assistant, Library Attendant, Library Clerk and Library Officer

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Library and Information Services

Diploma of Library and Information Services

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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