HLT47315 - Certificate IV in Health Administration Course Details

Course Code: HLT47315 Award Titles : HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration
Accreditation : ASQA Duration : 12 Months
AQF Level : 4 Course Delivery : Face-to-Face & Online (Blended)
RTO ID : 21985 Campuses : Victoria / WA /NSW and India
Domestic Student's Fees : Click here for more details CRICOS Code: 092898B

The HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration is designed to provide the requisite knowledge and skills to individuals who work in a senior operational or team leading role in the health industry. Professionals working in Health Administration undertake various administrative and operational tasks under direct or indirect supervision.

This course aims to produce competent, confident, critically thinking Health Administrators who are equipped with a nationally accredited qualification and can practice at a senior operational or team leading role in health administration under direct or indirect supervision. They may then gain employment as Health Administration Staff in settings such as Medical Centres, Hospitals, Clinics, Maternal Health Care Centres, and other Community Health Care settings, among others.


Online line Blended Learning

Start your program at anytime from anywhere in Australia - all you need is internet access!

Interact with classmates online through high quality online collaboration platform designed by IHNA

Regular feedback and assistance from our student support team
Communicate with your Course Coordinator and teachers at any point in the course during regular consultation

Choose where you study - with Regular simulation workshops across IHNA campuses in Australia

Choose to join scheduled work placements booked by IHNA nationally

Advance your work placement at your selected facilities by negotiation, provided prerequisite course components are complete

Choose your healthcare facility - with the flexibility of work placements across Australia

Choose to join scheduled work placements booked by IHNA nationally

Advance your work placement at your selected facilities by negotiation, provided prerequisite course components are complete

Finance made easy! - Interest free payment plans

Select payment plans based on your financial situation

Pay no interest, don't get in debt

No credit card surcharge/fee

No loss of income - Study while you continue working in the current job

Plan your study to fit with your work commitments

Don't miss valuable career opportunities

Get a head start! - Gain credit transfer or Recognition of prior learning (RPL) for previous study and work place experience and fast-track your studies.

Those who have completed certificate III program and are working in the health practices sector may be eligible for RPL/ credit transfer and able to fast-track to Diploma of Practice Management with IHNA.

"Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply".

Course Overview

HLT47315 - Certificate IV in Health Administration

This course will be delivered and assessed over 12 months (structured over four terms).

This course is delivered in Blended mode: combination of on-campus, online and simulation procedures at an IHNA campus (Not for international students).

Students enrolled for on-campus mode of delivery attend the sessions at IHNA.

Students enrolled for the blended mode of delivery progress through the studies as per the structured delivery schedule referring to the E-learning platform and academic hub prior to proceeding with simulation training. They will undertake approximately 20 hours per week of study at home, with the aid of study guides and online materials through the IHNA E-learning platform. Every term there is a mandatory two days simulation work shop at an IHNA campus.

Course Competency Details

14 Units are required for the award for this qualification including:

•   6 core units
•   8 elective units

Core Units


Work with diverse people


Work legally and ethically


Lead effective workplace relationships


Maintain work health and safety


Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately


Implement continuous improvement

Elective Units


Reflect on and improve own professional practice


Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies


Implement customer service standards


Manage Health billing and accounting systems


Lead team effectiveness


Develop teams and individuals


Manage risk


Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

* Work completed in Self Directed Learning time will be reviewed by an assessor

Delivery will be Face-to-Face and Blended Mode:

1. Theory online
2. Simulation Based Training and SBA at an IHNA campus

80 hours of placements

There are no pre-requisites or any other training package entry requirements for this course.

IHNA has in place admission criteria for courses in its scope as required by its 'Application and Enrolment Procedure for VET Courses' to ensure that candidates meet industry requirements.

Applicants seeking entry into this course should meet the following criteria:

•  Minimum 18 years of age.
•  Successfully completed Year 12 or a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test (LLN).
•  Basic computer skills
•  Satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate
•  It is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Online (Blended) Delivery

Campus : Melbourne(Heidelberg) | Perth | Sydney(Parramatta)
Jun 05, 2017
Aug 07, 2017
Oct 03, 2017
Dec 04, 2017

Simulation workshops will be completed at the following venues:

Melbourne (Heidelberg) Campus

Perth Campus

Sydney Campus

Upper Heidelberg Road,
Heidelberg Heights,
Victoria 3081 Australia

Level 3
Carillon City Arcade,
680-692 Hay Street Mall,
Perth WA 6000 Australia

Level 7
33 Argyle Street,
NSW 2150 Australia

The application process involves submitting an application, interview, payment and confirmation of enrolment. Applicants must successfully complete each stage in order to enrol.

Applicants can submit their initial application by clicking 'Apply Online' button.

If you have any other questions, feel free to contact us on 1800 22 52 83 .

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.


Note: Information provided as a guide only. The units taken into account may vary depending on the course provider. Please contact us for specific information on units and credit transfers.


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