Human Services: Allied Health Assistant

Are you a compassionate person with a desire to help others in need? Then the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance will help you turn your passion for community health into a rewarding career.

Is this course right for me?

There is growing demand for allied health services across the aged care, mental health, disability and health sectors.

Upon successful completion of the Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance, you will be qualified to work as an Allied Health Assistant, Support Worker or a Therapy Aide.

You will learn how to work with and facilitate the empowerment of:

  • People with disabilities
  • Community members with mental health issues
  • People from diverse backgrounds.
Qualification Course name / code ATAR eligible Mandatory placement hours Virtual delivery available
Full Certificate HLT33015 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance Yes 80 Yes

Where can this course take me?

  • Allied Health Assistant
  • Support Worker
  • Therapy Aide.
This course can lead to further study, such as:
  • HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance
  • HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing.

Subjects that support this career path

  • Biology
  • Community and Family Studies
  • Society and Culture
  • Legal Studies
  • Food Technology
  • Hospitality.


Speak to your school to find out more.


  • Skills


  • Health and Community Services

Business Unit:

  • Training Services NSW
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