Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy)

You're a practical and caring person who wants a career helping others. Get started with this online HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy) course from Foundation Education. 

Designed for students with no previous experience, this practical course offers the core skills, knowledge and experience required to work to support physiotherapists and their patients. After completing this qualification, you'll be able to support people to complete their day-to-day activities and follow physiotherapy programs — unlocking better health and wellbeing.

This nationally recognised qualification provides a comprehensive introduction to physiotherapy support. You'll study safe work practices, communication, working with diverse clients, medical terminology, ethical and legal compliance, and how to deliver and monitor patient health programs.

You'll be required to undertake 120 hours of practical placement before graduation, which will help you put your skills into practice and build relevant experience before looking for a job. You'll also be required to gain a first aid certificate, which Foundation Education offers at a discounted rate in partnership with Red Cross Australia. 

Online delivery gives you flexibility in your studies, and Foundation Education's friendly and experienced student support team will keep you engaged every step of the way. If you're looking to start a meaningful career, this online qualification gives you the skills and support you need to begin.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

Please note: this course is currently in a transition period (superseded due to Government-mandated updates), with updates due for release in the year. Rest assured, completion of this course version before 23 November 2023 will still provide you with a valid and quality outcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to submit an enquiry and a Foundation Education Career Advisor will contact you. Alternatively you can call them on the number displayed upon submitting your enquiry.
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  • Awarded by

    Foundation Education (RTO: 22557)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months part-time

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.