Course Code: CHC33015
CRICOS Code: 097221G
Course Code: HLT37215 | CRICOS Code: 108756C
This qualification reflects the role of pathology collectors. Workers in this role follow known routines and procedures, taking responsibility for their own work under general supervision. They combine communication, customer service and technical skills, and use discretion and judgment to adapt and transfer their skills to different situations.
Course Fee : AUD 9000 (Includes Materials/ Training & Enrolment fee)
Blended (Face to Face + Online)
|2023 Intake Dates||2024 Intake Dates|
|30th January, 2023||29th January, 2024|
|06th March, 2023||04th March, 2024|
|24th April, 2023||22th April, 2024|
|29th May, 2023||27th May, 2024|
|17th July, 2023||15th July, 2024|
|21st August, 2023||19th August, 2024|
|09th October, 2023||07th October, 2024|
|13th November 2023||11th November 2024|
- Must be 18 years of age or older at the time of course commencement.
- Some prospective students may be asked to undertake an LLN assessment or enrolment interview prior to acceptance.
- Must have completed Australian Year 11 or equivalent level of schooling or a Certificate III or higher qualification with an Australian institution.
- Must demonstrate English level of IELTS 5.5 with no band less that 5.0 or equivalent, such as:
PTE Academic 42
General English Upper Intermediate
Certificate III or higher qualification with an Australian institution.
- Must have the ability to undertake a work placement at a pathology laboratory.
Assessments may include written questions, demonstration of tasks/techniques, group activities, in class activities, role play, presentation, work based project, research projects, and workplace observations/evidences.
Students will need to successfully complete all units in this course to receive certificate of HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection. Learners who partially complete the qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units they are deemed competent.
This qualification enables the student to seek employment in the following job roles:
- Specimen collection officer
- Pathology Collector
Lead College recognises qualifications issued by other RTOs. Lead College will accept and mutually recognise the qualifications and Statements of Attainment awarded by any other registered training organisation unless precluded by licensing requirements. We can also grant you Credit Transfer for subjects or units you have completed where equivalence can be established between the unit in your course, and the subject or unit you have completed.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process where skills and knowledge that you have gained through work and life experience and other unrecognised training can be formally recognised.
During the entry process and interview stage Lead College will discuss with you the process and options for RPL. Suitability is often determined on how much experience you have in a certain area, your work history and previous training. If RPL is determined as a possibility for you, you will be provided with a kit that will guide you in working through each unit to determine relevant skills and experience and identify whether you would be able to provide the required evidence.UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI) REQUIREMENT
USI is needed for all students studying with Lead College. From 1 January 2015 for undertaking Nationally Recognised Training delivered by a Registered Training Organisation the students will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). The USI is available online and at no cost to the student. This USI will stay with the student for life and be recorded with any nationally recognised VET course that is completed. Please see the official USI website https://www.usi.gov.au. The student after enrolment is required to create USI (Unique Student Identifier) or allow Lead College to create an USI on their behalf.STUDENT SUPPORT WELFARE and GUIDANCE SERVICES
Relevant resources are available at LEAD College to ensure that the students settle in well, smoothly transit life in new places and achieve the required level of competency in all accredited courses. Our staff assists in how to seek help with local welfare and guidance services.ORIENTATION
Orientation to assist students is provided by Lead College as an age and culturally appropriate program. Please refer Pre-enrolment Information Pack at www.leadcollege.edu.au Students will be permitted to attend classes only after they have attended and completed the orientation session for the enrolled courses.
This qualification requires that the learner complete a total of at least 35 hours of work placement under the supervision of a person currently working in a phlebotomist role for at least 18 hours per fortnight.
The HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection requires completion of the following 14 Units (including 9 core and 5 electives).
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTPAT001||Identify and respond to clinical risks in pathology collection|
|HLTPAT002||Perform venous blood collections|
|HLTPAT004||Collect pathology specimens other than blood|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|BSBCUS201||Deliver a service to customers|
|BSBMED301||Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately|
|CHCCCS027||Visit client residence|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|HLTHPS001||Take clinical measurements|
|HLTPAT006||Receive, prepare and dispatch pathology specimens|
|BSBMED401||Manage patient record keeping system|
** Please note: electives may vary by state and are subject to change to meet client and industry requirements.