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HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care | Short Course

HLTWHS002

Study MethodFace to face, blended, in class
LocationPerth (Rivervale)
RecognitionNationally Accredited Certification
Start DateRolling intake
Fees$100
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Course details

Course Details

The purpose of this unit is to describe the skills and knowledge required for a worker to participate in safe work practices to ensure their own health and safety, and that of others in work environments that involve caring directly for clients. It has a focus on maintaining safety of the worker, the people being supported and other community members

Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session the participants will be able to:

  1. Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  2. Follow safe work practices for manual handling
  3. Follow safe work practices for infection control
  4. Contribute to safe work practices in the workplace

Reflect on own safe work practices

Entry and eligibility requirements

Entry and eligibility requirements

Now accepting enrolments from international students currently on study visas

There are no pre-entry study or qualification requirements, but to be eligible, you must:

  • Reside in Western Australia;
  • Possess suitable English language, literacy and numeracy skills (e.g. you will need to be able to read, understand and communicate care requirements on a care plan); and
  • Provide a copy of your passport or photo identification.
  • Be at least 18 years of age

The unit of competency standards requires a level of physical ability to meet the evidence requirements for assessment.

Due to the potential risk to health and safety, any worker who does not have the physical ability to meet the competencies standards of assessment will not be issued a Statement of Attainment.

Career and study pathways

Career and study pathways

The units in this course will provide credit towards a range of qualifications where these skills are required giving student options for further study in the aged, disability and community care training packages in courses such as:

Duration, learning method and assessment

Duration, learning method & assessment


The course entails a blended delivery mode of attendance to 1 or 2 days face-to-face workshop/s and self-study. The total duration for this course may take 1 week to complete depending on the learner.

Forms of study include:

  • Face to face clustered lecturer/trainer directed workshops
  • Workshop based practical skills assessment and written assessments

An annual refresher of this course is recommended.

Units of competency

Units of competency

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment of your prior skills, knowledge and life experiences that can be transferred to complete aspects of your current course requirements.

You might already possess some of the skills or knowledge being assessed on this course. If so, you may not be required to complete one or more of the units of competency.

You first need to apply to have your knowledge and skills assessed for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). This must be done when you enrol on the course.

To find out more about ALTI’s RPL process, please contact our Student Services Team.

Fee & charges

Fees & Charges


$100 fee per person.

Certification

Certification


Completing this skill set will be recognised by a Statement of Attainment for the unit listed above.

Statements of Attainment issued by Amana Living Training Institute will be recognised by other Registered Training Organisations (RTO) nationally.

Amana Living Training Institute will recognise Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by other RTO’s.

Amana Living Training Institute is committed to ensuring all AQF qualifications, Statements of Attainments and Transcripts of Results are issued in accordance with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015.

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care | Short Course

HLTWHS002

Study MethodFace to face, blended, in class
LocationPerth (Rivervale)
RecognitionNationally Accredited Certification
Start DateRolling intake
Fees$100
Apply now
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