Certificate III in Sterilisation Services (HLT31112)

The HLT31112 Certificate III in Sterilisation Services provides an essential support service, assisting medical and nursing staff in providing surgical and clinical care to patients. Sterilisation Technicians are responsible for cleaning, inspecting, packaging, sterilising and distribution of instruments used for surgical procedures. Sterilisation is an integral process where any form of consultation, surgery and/or invasive procedure is required. This qualification is primarily designed to provide a range of varied activities required by workers who are employed and responsible for the sterilisation of equipment and compliance of infection control policies and procedures.

Career Choices

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible career choices relevant to this qualification include:

  • sterilisation assistant
  • sterilisation technician
  • instrument technician

Course Information

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Available under contract of training.

Qualification Requirements

To achieve a Certificate III in Sterilisation Services a total of fifteen (15) units of competency must be completed, made up of ten (10) core units and five (5) elective units.

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Core Units

HLTHIR301C
Communicate and Work Effectively in Health
HLTHSE204D
Follow Safe Manual Handling Practices
HLTIN301C
Comply with Infection Control Policies and Procedures
HLTSTE301D
Clean Reusable Medical Equipment
HLTSTE302D
Inspect and Pack Items
HLTSTE303D
Sterilise Loads
HLTSTE306D
Manage Sterile Stock
HLTSTE307C
Disinfect Re-usable Medical Devices
HLTSTE308C
Care for Surgical Instruments
HLTWHS200A
Participate in WHS Processes

Time's Suggested Elective Units

BSBFLM303
Contribute to effective workplace relationships
HLTAMBPD401C
Manage Personal Stressors in the Work Environment
HLTTH303D
Identify and Move to Maintain a Sterile Field
CHCORG303C
Participate Effectively in the Work Environment
BSBCUS301
Deliver and Monitor a Service to Customers

More Information

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