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  • HLT47315

Certificate IV in Health Administration

At a glance

At a glance

Upgrade your career in administration with this intermediate-level course and become a supervisor for a human resources, medical records, or health services team.

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Senior Clinical Coder
  • Medical Records Team Leader
  • Health Services Supervisor
  • Health HR Manager
COURSE OUTCOME

HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration

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Course overview

Course overview

Take the next step in your career in administration with this intermediate-level course. Get the practical skills and knowledge to become a supervisor for a human resources, medical records, or health services team. The health sector is experiencing strong job growth and this course will give you the transferable skills to manage an administrative team in a diverse range of settings.

You'll get the technical skills to interpret and apply medical terminology, complete highly complex clinical coding, promote innovation in a team environment, support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff, manage health billing and accounting systems, and coordinate the implementation of customer service strategies. Our highly-experienced industry professionals will guide you every step of the way to ensure your transition into the health sector is a success.

Successful completion of this course will qualify you to lead a health admin team. It will also give you the knowledge to undertake further studies in the field.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 8 elective units from the list below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
BSBLDR402
Lead effective workplace relationships
BSBMED301
Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMGT403
Implement continuous improvement
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001
Work legally and ethically
HLTWHS003
Maintain work health and safety

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
BSBCUS401
Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
BSBCUS402
Address customer needs
BSBHRM405
Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
BSBINN301
Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBLDR403
Lead team effectiveness
BSBMED401
Manage patient recordkeeping system
BSBRSK501
Manage risk
BSBWOR404
Develop work priorities
CHCPRP003
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTADM001
Administer and coordinate Telehealth services
HLTADM004
Manage health billing and accounting system
HLTWHS006
Manage personal stressors in the work environment

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

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Ways to study

Ways to study

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.

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This is the total cost of the course you need to pay when you enrol if you are not eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Resources required

It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

You will be provided with a recommended reading list and/or required textbooks during orientation or at the start of each unit. The purchase of these resources may incur additional costs, or you may be able to borrow them from the TAFE Queensland library network.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland