Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (VIC only)

If you've always wanted to pursue a career in the hospital or health services sector, then enrol in this HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance course from Phillips Institute, and take the first step towards a rewarding career in the healthcare sector. This qualification provides a pathway to work as a Patient Services Assistant (PSA) in hospitals or a range of other healthcare settings across Australia.

Upon successful completion of the course, graduates will possess the skills and knowledge required to provide high-level client care and assistance to healthcare professionals. You will gain expertise in basic medical terminology, healthy body systems, infection control, clinical cleaning practices, food safety procedures, legal and ethical requirements, and effective communication in the healthcare industry. 

This course is class-based only, not as online or distance. Phillips Institute will organise your placement in a major Melbourne hospital, giving you the opportunity to put your skills into practice and gain valuable real-world experience.

Phillips Institute also offer a dual qualification pathway with the CHC33015 Certificate II in Individual Support or other healthcare qualification, which increases your employment opportunities. Enquire to find out more.

This HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance is covered by the Victorian Government's Skills First funding program and eligible students can have 100% of their tuition fees covered. Please enquire now to see if you qualify for this government funding.

HLT33115 Phillips Institute
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Phillips Institute (RTO: 21868)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront paymentVIC Skills First Funding

  • Duration

    22 weeks full-time or 32-34 weeks part-time

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


  • Course fee

    Price may vary

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.