Certificate III in Pathology Collection
This qualification reflects the role of pathology collection.
This qualification is suitable for those looking to undertake work in pathology collection centres. Workers in this role follow known routines and procedures, taking responsibility for their own work under general supervision. They combine communication and excellent customer service, technical skills and use discretion and judgement to adapt and transfer their skills to different situations.
To be eligible for entry to this course applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
|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|
|HLTPAT005||Collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|HLTPAT003||Perform capillary blood collections|
|HLTPAT006||Receive, prepare and dispatch pathology specimen|
Four blocks of three weeks, face-to-face delivery.
35 hours of placement in a relevant setting, where pathology collection is required.
Please contact Marr Mooditj if you have an expression of interest in this qualification.