Qualification details

HLT47015 - Certificate IV in Sterilisation Services (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 06/Aug/2015

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes HLT43812 - Certificate IV in Sterilisation ServicesThis version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 2.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Change to packaging rules. Significant changes to core units. Removal of entry requirements. 05/Aug/2015


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
BSBHRM405 - Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staffSupport the recruitment, selection and induction of staff Elective
BSBMED301 - Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriatelyInterpret and apply medical terminology appropriately Elective
BSBMGT401 - Show leadership in the workplaceShow leadership in the workplace Elective
BSBWOR404 - Develop work prioritiesDevelop work priorities Elective
CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse peopleWork with diverse people Core
HLTINF003 - Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and proceduresImplement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures Core
HLTSTE001 - Clean and disinfect reusable medical devicesClean and disinfect reusable medical devices Core
HLTSTE002 - Inspect and pack reusable medical devicesInspect and pack reusable medical devices Core
HLTSTE003 - Sterilise loadsSterilise loads Core
HLTSTE004 - Manage sterile stockManage sterile stock Core
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 711914 Sterilisation Technician 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Health 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Senior instrument technician,CSSD supervisor,Sterilisation Supervisor 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 711914 Sterilisation Technician 02/Nov/2015 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0613 Public Health 02/Nov/2015 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 06/Aug/2015 
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Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This version was released in HLT Health Training Package release 2.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages.

Change to packaging rules. Significant changes to core units. Removal of entry requirements.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of a team leader or senior technician in a sterilisation or reprocessing area. This worker is responsible for the maintenance of quality requirements and monitoring of technical sterilisation functions.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 15

  • 11 core units
  • 4 elective units consisting of:
  • up to 4 units from the electives listed below, any endorsed Training Package or accredited course - these units must be relevant to the work outcome

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core units 

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

HLTINF003

Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTSTE001

Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices

HLTSTE002

Inspect and pack reusable medical devices

HLTSTE003

Sterilise loads

HLTSTE004

Manage sterile stock

HLTSTE005

Care for reusable medical devices

HLTSTE007

Monitor and maintain cleaning and sterilisation equipment

HLTSTE008

Monitor quality of cleaning, sterilisation and packaging processes

HLTWHS003

Maintain work health and safety

HLTWHS005

Conduct manual tasks safely

Elective units 

HLTSTE006

Chemically disinfect reusable medical devices

BSBHRM405

Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff

BSBMED301

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBMGT401

Show leadership in the workplace

BSBWOR404

Develop work priorities

TAEASS402B

Assess competence

TAEDEL402A

Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification.

Links

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

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