What will I learn?

The HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration is the perfect way to start on a career in the Health administration sector. This course provides the specialised skills and knowledge essential to work in the administrative department in health-related organisations. This qualification reflects the role of administrative workers in the health industry, who follow known routines and procedures, and are required to take responsibility for their own work under general supervision.

What Will I Study?

13 units are required for award of this qualification including:

5 core units

8 elective units

Where Will this Take Me?

Medical Receptionist

Admissions Clerk (Health Services)

Clinical Coding Clerk

Health Administrative Worker

Ward Clerk

How is the Course Assessed?

Our approach is to collect evidence on whether the student can perform to the standards of the workplace. This is based on the relevant unit of competency, and you’ll find these tools being used:

Theory Assessments (TA)

Knowledge Based Assessments (KBA)

Simulation Based Assessments (SBA)

Professional Experience Placement (PEP)



Study options

Full Time (40 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$8,250.00 (4,41,649) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

To be confirmed


Perth Campus

Level 2, 12 St Georges Terrace,


Western Australia,

6000, PERTH, Australia

Full Time (40 weeks)

Tuition fees
Information not available

Please check with institution

Start date

To be confirmed


Institute of Health & Nursing Australia

Melbourne (Heidelberg) Campus,

597-599 Upper Heidelberg Road,



3081, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

IHNA has in place admission criteria for courses in its scope as required by its ‘Application and Enrolment Procedure for VET Courses’ to ensure that candidates meet industry requirements.

18 years of age and above

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination (Academic) with a minimum total band score of 5.0 and minimum score of 5.0 in each of the four components of listening, reading, writing and speaking or meets equivalent English language proficiency requirements

A National Police Clearance or Australian Federal Police (AFP) Clearance certificate

Immunization (this is required for the Professional Experience Placement)

Basic computer skills

Provide a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE)


About Institute of Health & Nursing Australia

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