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  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) program / First Aid program
  • Mental Health First Aid: A 2 day short course program
  • Returning to Study
  • Medical Terminology BSBMED301

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This skill set addresses the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support for basic client care for a range of roles and purposes required within the aged care and disability support sectors. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct, with some basic direct client care, in order to maintain the safety of both the learner and client in care.

This skill set is for individuals who use introductory care practices to support fully qualified carers within an aged care or disability support environment. Candidates who complete this skill set would be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to undertake job tasks to support fully qualified carers, such as making beds, providing assistance to maintain a clean environment and communicating with carers as part of the support service.

Australian citizens

This course is delivered over 1 week.

Week 1

4 days online learning plus 4 days undertaking self-directed online learning

  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the workplace

Intakes TBA

Mayfield uses a combination of assessments including on-line quiz, short answer questions, demonstrations and work place assessments.

This is an accredited short course and at successful completion participants will receive a Nationally recognised skills set.

Successful completion of this skills set provides credit towards the Certificate III in Individual Support and other qualifications that allow for selection of these units.

Free entry – no fees.

Mayfield uses blended learning which is a combination of online learning and site based practical workshops conducted at the Hawthorn East campus.

Mayfield Education

2-10 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Australia

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Certificate III in Pathology Collection

Quick Glance


Program code

CHCSS00114


Start date(s)

Intakes TBA


Program length

Around 1 month


Campus

Mayfield Education Hawthorn


Study mode

4 days theory on-site + 4 days online


Contact

(03) 9882 7644

This skill set addresses the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support for basic client care for a range of roles and purposes required within the aged care, community  and disability support sectors. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct, with some basic direct client care, in order to maintain the safety of both the learner and client in care.

This skill set is for individuals who use introductory care practices to support fully qualified carers within an aged care or disability support environment. Candidates who complete this skill set would be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to undertake job tasks to support fully qualified carers, such as making beds, providing assistance to maintain a clean environment and communicating with carers as part of the support service.

Australian citizens

This course is delivered over 1 week.

Week 1

3 days on-site

  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Intake November 29

Mayfield uses a combination of assessments including online quizes, short answer questions and  demonstrations.

This is an accredited short course and at successful completion participants will receive a Nationally recognised skills set.

Successful completion of this skills set provides credit towards the Certificate III in Individual Support and other qualifications that allow for selection of these units.

Free entry – no fees.

Mayfield uses blended learning which is a combination of online learning and site based practical workshops conducted at the Hawthorn East campus.

Mayfield Education

2-10 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Australia

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Certificate III in Pathology Collection

Quick Glance


Program code

CHCSS00088


Start date(s)

Intake November 29


Program length

Around 2 weeks


Campus

Mayfield Education Hawthorn


Study mode

3 days theory on-site + 6 days self-directed online study


Contact

(03) 9882 7644

This Nationally recognised unit describes the skills and knowledge required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks.

This unit applies to any customer-facing worker who is eligible to work or volunteer in Victoria, irrespective of their citizenship or residency status with priority given to those working in retail, food handling and transport and logistics.

  1. Follow standard and additional precautions for infection prevention and control
  2. Identify infection hazards and assess risks
  3. Follow procedures for managing risks associated with specific hazards

As part of the course you will be required to perform:

  • hand hygiene and care of hand
  • use of personal protective equipment
  • handling of waste
  • enforcing clean and contaminated zones
  • limitation of contamination
  • surface cleaning

Skills will be demonstrated and assessed in the workplace.

Any customer-facing worker who is eligible to work or volunteer in Victoria, irrespective of their citizenship or residency status, with priority given to those working in retail, food handling and transport and logistics.

Basic computer skills are required to utilise Mayfield Online learning resources. Students must have access to a computer and internet to complete this blended training.

Course content consists of a number of methods to revise and reinforce best practice in infection prevention and control in the workplace. This includes the following topics:

  • Follow hand hygiene practices in accordance with organisations policies and procedures
  • Implement hand care procedures and cover cuts and abrasions
  • Follow organisation procedures for choice and use of personal protection equipment
  • Follow procedures for respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette
  • Follow procedures for environmental cleaning
  • Follow procedures for handling, transporting and processing of linen in a manner that controls the spread of infection
  • Follow procedures for disposal of contaminated waste
  • Follow procedures for handling and cleaning client equipment that prevents skin and mucous membrane exposures, contamination of clothing, and transfer of pathogens
  • Identify and respond to situations where additional precautions may be required to prevent transmission of infection
  • Identify infection hazards associated with own role and work environment
  • Identify own areas of responsibility in relation to infection prevention and control
  • Assess risk by determining the likelihood and severity of harm from identified hazards.
  • Document and report activities and tasks that put self, clients, visitors and/or other workers at risk
  • Identify appropriate control measures to minimise risk in accordance with organisations procedures
  • Follow protocols for care after exposure to blood or other body fluids as required
  • Place appropriate signs when and where appropriate
  • Remove spills in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organisation
  • Minimise contamination of materials, equipment and instruments by aerosols and splatter
  • Identify, separate and maintain clean and contaminated zones
  • Confine records, materials and medicaments to a well-designated clean zone
  • Confine contaminated instruments and equipment to a well-designated contaminated zone

Delivery is by online learning and self-paced learning materials. Online activities and assignments are provided.

Students must have access to a computer with internet capabilities.

On acceptance into the course, students will be provided with clear instructions and password to enter the online workshops and receive written materials.

This blended learning course is supported by a range of resources and facilitated by live online webinars (web-based seminars).

Subsequent to this, participants will be assisted with completion of simulations and associated workplace assessments which form a mandatory component of the course.

If a suitable workplace assessor is unavailable; Mayfield Education is able to organise a workplace assessment visit in collaboration with the management and supervisors of your workplace.

The duration of this course is approximate 3-6 months.

Available now – self paced, more dates are coming.

Assessment for the course is undertaken in a number of ways:

  1. Written assignments and quizzes to assess your knowledge
  2. Simulation activities
  3. Work placement task
  4. Demonstration of skills whilst at work

Successful completion of the Course depends on the submission of all assignments, and completion of the Practical Placement (which is organised by Mayfield).

After successfully completing all units of study, and the Practical Placement , you will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment from Mayfield Education.

Health care professionals who complete this course place themselves in a good position to find further employment and as part of their CPD to be considered for a more responsible role.

This course is also open to the public.

Funded Fee: $0 (free of charge for eligible students)

Fee for Services Fee: $380

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Funded Fee (Skills First Program funded places) are subject to change of government policy and this may occur during your course.

Quick Glance


Program code

HLTINFCOV001


Start date(s)

Available now – self paced


Program length

Approximate 3-6 months


Campus

Online & workplace assessment


Study mode

Online


Contact

(03) 9882 7644

This half day Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CRP) program or 2 day First Aid and CPR program enables you to assist at the scene of incidents until such time as professional help arrives. This course is ideal for allocated Work Health and Safety Officers and health care professionals who require an update in the latest accredited qualification.

This course is also available for those undertaking an update or for members of the public who have not undertaken this training previously.

Minimum age 18 years with a minimum of year 10 or equivalent.

A commitment to full attendance at the program.

The ability to read, write and communicate in English to a level required to comprehend instruction, to work in a team and to complete the necessary assessment activities.

You will be asked to confirm that you have no signs of respiratory infection/illness, no pre-existing injuries, current injuries which may impact on the ability to crouch, move or be involved in manual handling. These may impact on the ability to perform the demonstration.

  • Provide CPR (HLTAID001); half day program (9am to 12.30pm)
  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID003) which includes CPR; 2 day program with light lunch provided

HLTAID003 sessions run from 9am to 4.30pm.

This course can be run within the work place for your staff. Please email the Director Education to find out more about this option at Michael Browning

Dates for both of these short courses run based on expressions of interest

First Aid program
Dates to be advised

Perform CPR program
Date to be advised

Students are assessed against specific performance criteria for each unit of study using workbooks, a written assessment and the demonstration of practical tasks.

On completion you will receive an accredited certificate and transcript

CNE points
15 CNE points for registered nurses

CPR-HLTAID001:
$180

First Aid with CPR-HLTAID003:
$362

A 5% discount is provided for currently enrolled Mayfield Education students.

Application Closing Date
Two weeks prior to course commencement.

Mayfield Education

2-10 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Australia

Quick Glance


Program code

HLTAID001 / HLTAID003


Start date(s)

Expressions of Interest


Program length

1 or 2 days


Campus

Mayfield Education Hawthorn


Study mode

Part Time


Contact

(03) 9882 7644

This nationally recognised course prepares you for work or study in health care. The course provides an introduction to medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and other health related topics. You will develop an understanding of medical terminology applicable to a range of workplaces in an exciting format.

This course is essential for personnel who need to know medical terminology including hospital ward clerks, secretaries, receptionists, claims officers, interpreters, court reporters, pathology, mortuary staff and insurance agencies. It is also helpful for those wishing to take up studies in a health profession.

This is an open entry program.

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately (BSBMED301)

Course Content
  • Origin and structure of medical terms
  • Basic anatomy and physiology of the nine body systems
  • Common disorders in each system
  • Routine medical investigations

Delivery is by online learning and self-paced learning materials. Online activities and assignments are provided.

Students must have access to a computer with internet capabilities.

On acceptance into the course, students will be provided with clear instructions and password to enter the online workshops and receive written materials.

This course is designed to be completed between three to six months.

Apply online.

Students are assessed against specific performance criteria for the unit of study. This will include: online activities, assignments, an exam.

Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment

Full Fee: $790

Material Fee: Nil

Hawthorn Campus

Organisations may choose to have this program delivered in the workplace as a customised course

Mayfield Education

2-10 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Australia

Quick Glance


Program code

BSBMED301


Start date(s)

Distance Education / Face-to-Face


Program length

1 month


Campus

Mayfield Education Hawthorn


Study mode

Distance Education or Face-to-Face


Contact

(03) 9882 7644

This qualification will lead you to become a pathology collector in a public or private healthcare sector. You will learn technical skills, communication skills, customer services and routine procedures as a pathology collector.

Applicant must:

Be 18 years of age or over

Attend a course information session at Mayfield Education

Complete a pre-course assessment including a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LNN) robot on site at Mayfield Education and a pre-training interview

Have basic computer skills and access to a personal computer device including internet to enable connectivity with learning resources.

Have COVID 19 vaccination history

Be able to provide checks 8 weeks into the course:

The course consists of 14 Units (9 Core and 5 Preselected electives).

Compulsory
  • CHCCOM005 – Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
  • HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTPAT001 – Identify and respond to clinical risks in pathology collection
  • HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety
  • BSBMED301 – Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • HLTPAT002 – Perform venous blood collections
  • HLTPAT004 – Collect pathology specimens other than blood
  • BSBOPS203 – Deliver a service to customers
Electives
  • HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTAID011 – Provide first aid
  • HLTCAR001 – Perform electrocardiography (ECG)
  • HLTCAR002 – Perform Holter monitoring
  • HLTPAT006 – Receive, prepare and dispatch pathology specimens

This course takes approximately 6-9 months

The delivery mode is comprised of face to face, online learning and 35 hours of work placement.

Classes run 1 day a fortnight from 09:30-15:30 hrs.

Intake 1 2023: 17 February (Friday)

Intake 2 2023: 1 June (Thursday)

Application Closing Date
2 weeks before Orientation Day.

Late applications will be considered for the next intake if received after the closing date.

Assessment for the course is undertaken in a number of ways:

  1. Whilst on site at Mayfield in class activities, simulation workshops and in practical demonstrations
  2. In assignments, quizzes and other online activities, which are assessed and marked online for the whole duration of the course.
  3. Whilst on Work Placement which is arrange for you by Mayfield Education

Nationally Recognised Certificate and Transcript of Results showing completion of full Certificate III in Pathology collection HLT37215 qualification indicating the relevant stream completed.

If the full course is not completed, a Statement of Attainment will be issued for any units where competency has been attained.

Students who wish to consider this course are those who are seeking employment in the Pathology Department of Hospitals and Health Services or those already working as technicians who wish to consolidate their skills and knowledge.

Completion of Certificate III program allows students to progress to other technician programs, which have many common foundation units. In addition to this, graduates of this certificate may seek to complete the Certificate IV in Leadership & Management.

Students who complete this course place themselves in a good position to find employment in this field or if already working as technicians to be considered for a more responsible role.

 Summary of Tuition FeesGovernment Funded*Fee-for Services
Total tuition fee$5,933N/A
minusGovernment Subsidised Fee-$5,933N/A
Student Tuition Fee$0$5,455
plusCourse Material Item – non refundable$150$150
plusCourse Retained Items$300$300
plusStudent Service Fee – non-refundable$75$75
plusCourse Education Levy – non-refundable$105$105
Total Student Course Fee Payable$630.00$6,085.00

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Fees are indicative, may subject to change of government policy and this may occur during the course.

Fee instalment plan is available.

* Government funding eligibility criteria applied. Government funded position includes Skills First funded and Skills First funded Concessioner. Fee schedule also applies to Indigenous Completion Initiative and Job Trainer Initiative (2022 enrolment only).

Hawthorn Campus

A small number of sessions are scheduled off campus.

Mayfield Education

2-10 Camberwell Road
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Australia

Quick Glance


Program code

HLT37215


Start date(s)

17 February 2023 (Intake 1)

Intake 1 2023: 17 February (Friday)
Intake 2 2023: 1 June (Thursday)

Program length

12 months including work placement


Campus

Mayfield Education Hawthorn


Study mode

Blended Method (1 day fortnightly)


Contact

(03) 9882 7644