HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Speech Pathology)

Transform lives with the HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Speech Pathology). Focus on speech pathology for a rewarding healthcare career.
Course Provider
Open Colleges
(RTO 22557)
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Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification

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100% Online

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Study anywhere and anytime you want with 24/7 course access.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start anytime. *Courses offered by the Open Colleges School of Health, which are campus-based, do have specific intake dates. Please enquire now for more information.
Study for a minimum of 15.5 hours per week to complete modules in 18 months.
100% online with 120 hours of work placement, which will be completed in addition to your weekly study blocks.
Career Outcomes
  • Allied Health Assistant 
  • Therapy Assistant 
  • Speech Pathology Assistant
Course Modules
  1. HLTAHA001 Assist With An Allied Health Program
  2. CHCCOM005 Communicate And Work In Health Or Community Services
  3. CHCCOM002 Use Communication To Build Relationships
  4. CHCDIV001 Work With Diverse People
  5. BSBMED301 Interpret And Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately
  6. HLTAAP001 Recognise Healthy Body Systems
  7. HLTAAP002 Confirm Physical Health Status
  8. HLTWHS002 Follow Safe Work Practices For Direct Client Care
  9. CHCLEG003 Manage Legal And Ethical Compliance
  10. HLTAHA012 Support The Development Of Speech And Communication Skills
  11. HLTAHA013 Provide Support In Dysphagia Management
  12. HLTAHA014 Assist And Support The Use Of Augmentative And Alternative Communication Systems
  13. BSBINM301 Organise Workplace Information
  14. HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  15. HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
  16. HLTAID011 Provide First Aid*

*Open Colleges does not offer this Unit of Competency (HLTAID011 Provide First Aid). You will be required to undertake the Unit of Competency with an external provider at your own cost. 

Course Fees Include
  • No exams, ever. Instead, assessments range from open books, multiple choice quizzes, portfolios, videos and written assessments.
  • Study anywhere and anytime you want with 24/7 course access.
  • Courses are curated to maintain engagement across video, written content, assignments & audio.
  • This course is a nationally recognised Australian qualification.

Integrated Care and Management Training (ICMT) | RTO #90197

Payment Options
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  • Pay as you go and then get started today and pay off while you study.
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Work Placement

The course contains a minimum of 120 hours of work placement. If you'd like to learn more about the work placement component of this course, please enquire now.

Course Entry Requirements

This course does not require specific formal education qualifications. However, you must be a minimum of 18 years old to enrol. Please note that this course is not open to student visa holders. For personalised assistance and more information, please enquire now.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

The course provider values the diverse skills and expertise you may have gained from various sources. These experiences can be acknowledged through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. For a more comprehensive understanding of the RPL procedure or to discuss your RPL options, please enquire now.

Course Pre-Requisites

As of November 2023, the Certificate III is the mandatory entry requirement for the Certificate IV. Fortunately, Open Colleges does offer this certificate.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Open Colleges

1300 848 451
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