Certificate IV in Health Administration

Health Administration
Health Administration
Health Administration


Learning Objectives Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work in a senior operational or team leading role in health administration. Health Administration Workers complete a wide range of administrative and operational tasks under direct or indirect supervision.To complete this course satisfactorily, the student must have completed at least 16 hours of mandatory work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency. The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.
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Amount of Training

740 Hours

AQF Level


Study Mode



Melbourne, Perth, Sydney

Additional Details

Course structure

The course includes a total of 15 units of competency which comprise:

  • 9 core units
    • 6 elective units


BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTADM010 Facilitate a coordinated approach to client care
HLTCCD003 Use medical terminology in health care
HLTINF007 Implement and monitor infection prevention and control standards, policies and procedures.
HLTWHS003 Maintain Work Health and Safety


BSBOPS504 Manage business risk
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTADM011 Manage health billing and accounting system
BSBOPS404 Implement customer service strategies
HLTADM008 Administer and coordinate Telehealth services
BSBLDR414 Lead team effectiveness

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

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  • Administration supervisor

  • Business manager

  • Executive assistant

  • Medical records section leader

  • Practice manager

  • Senior clerk

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If the student is eligible, for Government funding, student pays: $0*#
  • *This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding.

  • #The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees

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