Certificate III in Sterilisation Services

National ID: HLT37015
State ID: AWK3
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>An essential support service for the health industry</h3>
<p>Did you know that over one quarter of all people admitted to hospital have an operation? Many more have treatments that require sterile equipment to be used. You could assist in <strong>ensuring that patients are protected from infection</strong> during their care.</p>
<p>Being able to <strong>work with others</strong> and carry out your <strong>work safely</strong> is an important part of sterilisation work and is covered in this course.</p>
<p>On completion of your course you will be able to work in a private or public hospital, a clinic or an operating theatre sterile supply department.</p>
<p> You'll find our proposed part-time timetable <a href="/sites/default/files/uploads/Certificate%20III%20in%20Sterilisation%20Services%20Part-time%20timetable.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">here<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a></p>

Course description

<h3>An essential support service for the health industry</h3>
<p>Did you know that over one quarter of all people admitted to hospital have an operation? Many more have treatments that require sterile equipment to be used. You could assist in <strong>ensuring that patients are protected from infection</strong> during their care.</p>
<p>Being able to <strong>work with others</strong> and carry out your <strong>work safely</strong> is an important part of sterilisation work and is covered in this course.</p>
<p>On completion of your course you will be able to work in a private or public hospital, a clinic or an operating theatre sterile supply department.</p>
<p> You'll find our proposed part-time timetable <a href="/sites/default/files/uploads/Certificate%20III%20in%20Sterilisation%20Services%20Part-time%20timetable.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">here<span class="sr-only">(opens in a new tab)</span> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i> </a></p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Are you ready for a spotless career that makes a real difference? </h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Sterilisation Services you will be ready for a career in a sterilisation service or department as an assistant, technician, or instrument technician.</p>
<p>This course covers a range of varied activities performed in a sterilising service or department.</p>
<p>This course is delivered by online study after a 3 day compulsory orientation. Computers are available in SM TAFE libraries to assist those who don't have internet or a computer access.</p>
<p>Students in this course will need to complete a 3 week compulsory work placement arranged by SM TAFE.</p>
<p><a data-entity-substitution="media" data-entity-type="media" data-entity-uuid="2c87194c-cf82-4ee7-b680-6a0579007b80" href="https://www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/sites/default/files/2020-10/Inform…; target="_blank" title="Informed Choices Sterilisation">Core Skills Required  (321 KB) <span class="sr-only">(PDF document - opens in a new tab)</span><i class="far fa-file-pdf" aria-hidden="true"></i> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></p>

Course description

<h3>Are you ready for a spotless career that makes a real difference? </h3>
<p>When you complete the Certificate III in Sterilisation Services you will be ready for a career in a sterilisation service or department as an assistant, technician, or instrument technician.</p>
<p>This course covers a range of varied activities performed in a sterilising service or department.</p>
<p>This course is delivered by online study after a 3 day compulsory orientation. Computers are available in SM TAFE libraries to assist those who don't have internet or a computer access.</p>
<p>Students in this course will need to complete a 3 week compulsory work placement arranged by SM TAFE.</p>
<p><a data-entity-substitution="media" data-entity-type="media" data-entity-uuid="2c87194c-cf82-4ee7-b680-6a0579007b80" href="https://www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/sites/default/files/2020-10/Inform…; target="_blank" title="Informed Choices Sterilisation">Core Skills Required  (321 KB) <span class="sr-only">(PDF document - opens in a new tab)</span><i class="far fa-file-pdf" aria-hidden="true"></i> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

<p>This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work in a Hospital Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) or Theatre Sterile Supply Unit (TSSU). You will learn about infection control policies and procedures, and safe occupational health practices. You will learn skills to clean and disinfect re-usable medical devices and equipment and care for surgical instruments. You may also learn how to work with sterile stock and equipment, develop effective working habits and relationships, work with culturally diverse clients and co-workers, and use business technology.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Course description

<p>This qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to work in a Hospital Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) or Theatre Sterile Supply Unit (TSSU). You will learn about infection control policies and procedures, and safe occupational health practices. You will learn skills to clean and disinfect re-usable medical devices and equipment and care for surgical instruments. You may also learn how to work with sterile stock and equipment, develop effective working habits and relationships, work with culturally diverse clients and co-workers, and use business technology.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Campus locations

Course page link