Certificate IV in Operating Theatre Technical Support (HLT47515)

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The HLT47515 Certificate IV in Operating Theatre Technical Support qualification covers senior operating room workers who provide a range of varied assistance functions to operating theatre personnel. Students learn how to operate a range of technical equipment, work within and whilst maintaining a sterile field, develop the skills and knowledge necessary to interact with coworkers and patients within a medical setting.

Career Choices

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

  • senior theatre technician
  • senior theatre wards person

Course Information

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Qualification Requirements

To achieve a Certificate IV in Operating Theatre Technical Support 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

CHCCOM005
Communicate and work in health or community service
CHCDIV001
Work with Diverse People
CHCLEG001
Work Legally and Ethically
HLTINF003
Implement and Monitor Infection Prevention and Control Policies and Procedures
HLTTHE001
Handle and Care for Operating Theatre Equipment
HLTTHE002
Assist with Preparation of Clients for Operative Procedures
HLTTHE003
Provide Intra-operative Equipment and Technical Support
HLTWHS003
Maintain Work Health and Safety
BSBMED301
Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately
BSBMGT403
Implement Continuous Improvement

Time's Suggested Elective Units

HLTAAP002
Confirm Physical Health Status
HLTHSS007
Handle Medical Gases Safely
HLTWHS005
Conduct manual tasks safely
BSBLDR402
Lead Effective Workplace Relationships
BSBLDR403
Lead Team Effectiveness

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For course program enquiries please call our Client Relationship Managers on (08) 8351 9888.

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Time Education & Training

83-87 Henley Beach Road
Mile End South Australia 5031

Telephone 08 8351 9888
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