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Qualification details

HLT40213 - Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Practice (Release 2)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
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Is superseded by HLT40221 - Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care PracticeNon Equivalent. Packaging rules updated. Core and elective lists updated. 14/Dec/2022
Supersedes HLT43907 - Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice)Overall - increase from 13 to 21 unitsCore - increase from 10 to 14 units Electives - increase from 3 to 7 unitsIncludes new unit HLTAHW037Includes first aid and updated WHS unitRemoval of entry requirements 30/Jun/2013

Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
(View details for release 6) 08/Apr/2022
(View details for release 5) 08/Dec/2015
(View details for release 4) 06/Aug/2015
(View details for release 3) 31/Oct/2013
2 (this release) 11/Jul/2013
(View details for release 1) 01/Jul/2013


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Units of competency

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CHCCS426B - Provide support and care relating to loss and griefProvide support and care relating to loss and griefSupersededElective
CHCDIS409B - Provide services to people with disabilities with complex needsProvide services to people with disabilities with complex needsSupersededElective
HLTPAT304D - Collect pathology specimens other than bloodCollect pathology specimens other than bloodSupersededElective
CHCCS514B - Recognise and respond to individuals at riskRecognise and respond to individuals at riskSupersededElective
HLTAHW032 - Supervise individual workersSupervise individual workersDeletedElective
HLTAHW035 - Provide information and support around cancerProvide information and support around cancerSupersededElective
CHCDFV509D - Work with users of violence to effect changeWork with users of violence to effect changeSupersededElective
HLTAHW022 - Address social determinants of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander healthAddress social determinants of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander healthSupersededCore
HLTPOP405C - Use media to disseminate informationUse media to disseminate informationDeletedElective
HLTAHW041 - Assess and manage emergency treatment of burnsAssess and manage emergency treatment of burnsDeletedElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 411511 Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health Worker 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 3493-11 Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health Worker 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Aboriginal Health Worker in Community Health 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 411511 Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health Worker 01/Nov/2013 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 3493-11 Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health Worker 01/Nov/2013 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 01/Nov/2013 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 01/Jul/2013 
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Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1.1

Minor changes to formatting to improve readability. Corrections to metadata.

Release 1.0

This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 1.0 and meets the requirements of the New Standards for Training Packages.

Overall – increase from 13 to 21 units

Core – increase from 10 to 14 units

Electives – increase from 3 to 7 units

Includes new unit HLTAHW037

Includes first aid and updated WHS unit

Removal of entry requirements

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people working to provide a range of clinical primary health care services to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients and communities, including specific health care programs, advice and assistance with, and administration of, medication.

These workers can be expected to flexibly assume a variety of job roles and undertake a broad range of tasks either individually or as a member of a multidisciplinary team.

This qualification addresses the specific legislative responsibilities of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners and is required for national registration with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 21, including:

  • 14 core units
  • 7 elective units, of which:
  • at least 4 units must come from the elective list below
  • up to 3 units may be selected from any endorsed Training Packages or accredited courses relevant to the work outcome.

All electives chosen must support the overall integrity of the AQF level of this qualification and contribute to valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core units  

CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

HLTAHW005 Work in an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander primary health care context

HLTAHW006 Facilitate and advocate for the rights and needs of clients and community members

HLTAHW016 Assess client's physical wellbeing

HLTAHW017 Assess and support client's social and emotional wellbeing

HLTAHW018 Plan, implement and monitor health care in a primary health care context

HLTAHW019 Deliver primary health care programs for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

HLTAHW020 Administer medications

HLTAHW021 Provide nutrition guidance for specific health care

HLTAHW022 Address social determinants of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health

HLTAHW037 Support the safe use of medications

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures

HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

Elective units 

General

CHCCS403C Provide brief intervention

HLTAHW025 Provide information and strategies in health care

HLTAHW026 Provide information and strategies in sexual health for men

HLTAHW027 Provide information and strategies in sexual health for women

HLTAHW030 Provide information and strategies in eye health

HLTAHW051 Respond to loss, grief and trauma

HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers

Administration

BSBADM409A Co-ordinate business resources

BSBCOM406A Conduct work within a compliance framework

BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness

BSBWOR404B Develop work priorities

CHCPOL301B Participate in policy development

HLTAHW062 Supervise a health care team

PSPPM402B Manage simple projects

Alcohol and other drugs

CHCAOD402B Work effectively in the alcohol and other drugs sector

CHCAOD406E Work with clients who are intoxicated

CHCAOD407E Provide needle and syringe services

CHCAOD408B Assess needs of clients with alcohol and/or other drugs issues

CHCAOD409E Provide alcohol and/or other drug withdrawal services

CHCAOD510B Work effectively with clients with complex alcohol and/or other drugs issues

CHCCS401C Facilitate responsible behaviour

HLTAHW012 Assist with substance misuse care

HLTAHW024 Work in alcohol, other drugs and mental health care with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

Aged and disability care

CHCAC319A Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCS426B Provide support and care relating to loss and grief

CHCDIS409B Provide services to people with disabilities with complex needs

HLTAHW014 Work with Elders in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

Burns treatment

HLTAHW040 Promote burns prevention in homes and the community

HLTAHW041 Burn injury assessment and emergency management

HLTAHW042 Implement a burns rehabilitation care plan

Cancer care

HLTAHW035 Provide information and support around cancer

HLTAHW036 Provide information and support to women with breast cancer

Chronic disease care

CHCICS406B Support client self-management

CHCICS407B Support positive lifestyle

CHCICS408B Provide support to people with chronic disease

HLTAHW028 Provide information and strategies in chronic condition care

Community development

BSBATSIC511A Plan and conduct a community meeting

BSBCCO404A Collect, analyse and record information

BSBCCO405A Survey stakeholders to gather and record information

BSBRES401A Analyse and present research information

CHCCD412B Work within a community development framework

CHCCD413E Work within specific communities

CHCCD514B Implement community development strategies

CHCCD618B Facilitate the development of community capacity to manage place

Community services

CHCCD413E Work within specific communities

CHCCM402E Establish and monitor a case plan

CHCCOM403A Use targeted communication skills to build relationships

CHCCS419C Provide support services to clients

CHCCS422B Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately

CHCCS503B Develop, implement and review services and programs to meet client needs

CHCLLN403A Identify clients with language, literacy and numeracy needs and respond effectively

CHCNET404A Work with other services

CHCPOL403C Undertake research activities

HLTAHW013 Respond to emergencies

HLTAHW032 Supervise individual workers

HLTPOP322C Implement a disaster plan

Ear and hearing health

HLTAU402D Conduct screening hearing tests for industrial hearing loss

HLTAU501D Conduct screening hearing tests for children.

Family and community violence

CHCDFV301A Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence

CHCDFV403C Provide crisis intervention and support to those experiencing domestic and family violence

CHCDFV404C Promote community awareness of domestic and family violence

CHCDFV406C Provide domestic and family violence support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities

CHCDFV408C Provide support to children affected by domestic and family violence

CHCDFV509D Work with users of violence to effect change

CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

Health promotion

CHCCD402B Develop and provide community education projects

CHCCD412B Work within a community development framework

CHCCD619B Establish and maintain community, government & business partnerships

CHCPROM401C Share health information

CHCPROM502B Implement health promotion and community intervention

HLTAHW010 Identify community health issues, needs and strategies

HLTAHW029 Provide information and strategies in maternal and infant health

HLTAHW031 Provide information and strategies to promote and enhance the capacities of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander families and communities

HLTAHW033 Maintain community health profile

HLTAHW034 Provide healthy lifestyle programs and advice

HLTAHW043 Facilitate access to tertiary health services

HLTPOP307C Provide information and support on environmental health issues

HLTPOP401C Maintain a population health database

HLTPOP405C Use media to disseminate information

HLTPOP407C Develop population health competencies in other people

HLTPOP501C Apply a population health framework

HLTPOP502C Work with the community to identify health needs

HLTPOP503C Plan a population health project

HLTPOP505C Build capacity to promote health

Maternal and infant care

HLTAHW038 Assess and promote physical and emotional wellbeing of children

HLTAHW039 Monitor early childhood growth and development

Mental health

CHCCS504B Provide services to clients with complex needs

CHCCS514B Recognise and respond to individuals at risk

CHCCS521B Assess and respond to individuals at risk of suicide

CHCMH401A Work effectively in mental health settings

CHCMH402B Apply understanding of mental health issues and recovery processes

CHCMH403A Establish and maintain communication and relationships to support the recovery process

CHCMH404B Conduct assessment and planning as part of the recovery process

CHCMH408C Provide interventions to meet the needs of consumers with mental health and AOD issues

CHCMH504E Provide a range of services to people with mental health issues

CHCTC403B Provide telephone counselling in crisis situations

CHCTC404B Provide competent suicide intervention in a telephone counselling context

HLTCSD306D Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

Mentoring

CHCORG428A Reflect on and improve own professional practice

CHCORG627B Provide mentoring support to colleagues

Nutrition

HLTAHW023 Plan, develop and evaluate health promotion and community development programs

HLTAHW053 Address impact of food security on community health

Oral health care

CHCOHC303B Use basic oral health screening tools

CHCOHC401A Inform and encourage clients and groups to understand and achieve good oral health

CHCOHC402A Support clients and groups to learn practical aspects of oral health care

CHCOHC404A Recognise and respond to signs and symptoms that may indicate oral health issues

CHCOHC406B Provide or assist with oral hygiene

CHCOHC407B Apply and manage use of basic oral health products

HLTOHC408B Apply fluoride varnish

Pathology

HLTPAT304D Collect pathology specimens other than blood

HLTPAT306D Perform blood collection

HLTPAT308D Identify and respond to clinical risks associated with pathology specimen collection

Policy development

CHCPOL301B Participate in policy development

CHCPOL402C Contribute to policy development

CHCPOL403C Undertake research activities

Smoking cessation

CHCCS403C Provide brief intervention

HLTPOP402C Assess readiness for and effect behaviour change

HLTPOP403C Provide information on smoking and smoking cessation

HLTPOP404C Provide interventions to clients who are nicotine dependent

Workplace training

CHCCS427B Facilitate adult learning and development

TAEASS301B Contribute to assessment

TAEASS401B Plan assessment activities and processes

TAEASS402B Assess competence

TAEDEL301A Provide work skill instruction

TAEDEL401A Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning

TAEDEL402A Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

Youth work

CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

CHCPRT002 Support the rights and safety of children and young people

CHCPRT003 Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people

CHCYTH002 Work effectively with young people in the youth work context

CHCYTH003 Support young people to create opportunities in their lives

CHCYTH004 Respond to critical situations

CHCYTH011 Work effectively with young people and their families

Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=ced1390f-48d9-4ab0-bd50-b015e5485705