Total number of units = 17, including:

12 core units

5 elective units, of which:

at least 3 units must come from the elective unit list below

up to 2 units may be may be selected from any endorsed Training Packages or accredited courses relevant to the work outcome.

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.


add topic CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

add topic HLTAHW005

Work in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander primary health care context

add topic HLTAHW006

Facilitate and advocate for the rights and needs of clients and community members

add topic HLTAHW007

Undertake basic health assessments

add topic HLTAHW008

Assist in planning and implementation of basic health care

add topic HLTAHW009

Provide information about social and/or emotional support

add topic HLTAHW010

Identify community health issues, needs and strategies

add topic HLTAHW011

Assist with basic health screening, promotion and education services

add topic HLTAHW015

Work under instructions to support the safe use of medication

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

add topic HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety


add topic CHCAGE005

Provide support to people living with dementia

add topic CHCAOD001

Work in an alcohol and other drugs context

add topic CHCAOD002

Work with clients who are intoxicated

add topic CHCAOD003

Provide needle and syringe services

add topic CHCCCS006

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

add topic CHCCCS009

Facilitate responsible behaviour

add topic CHCCCS014

Provide brief intervention

add topic CHCCCS017

Provide loss and grief support

add topic CHCCCS019

Recognise and respond to crisis situations

add topic CHCCCS020

Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

add topic CHCCCS026

Transport individuals

add topic CHCCCS027

Visit client residence

add topic CHCCCS028

Provide client-centered support to people in crisis

add topic CHCCDE004

Implement participation and engagement strategies

add topic CHCDFV001

Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence

add topic CHCDFV003

Promote community awareness of domestic and family violence

add topic CHCDFV004

Provide domestic and family violence support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities

add topic CHCDIS010

Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs

add topic CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

add topic CHCEDU002

Plan health promotion and community intervention

add topic CHCEDU008

Share health information

add topic CHCLLN001

Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs

add topic CHCMHS001

Work with people with mental health issues

add topic CHCPOL001

Contribute to the review and development of policies

add topic CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

add topic CHCPRT002

Support the rights and safety of children and young people

add topic HLTAHW012

Assist with substance misuse care

add topic HLTAHW013

Respond to emergencies

add topic HLTAHW014

Work with Elders in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

add topic HLTAHW021

Provide nutrition guidance for specific health care

add topic HLTAHW023

Plan, develop and evaluate health promotion and community development programs

add topic HLTAHW024

Work in alcohol, other drug and mental health with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

add topic HLTAHW025

Provide information and strategies in health care

add topic HLTAHW026

Provide information and strategies in sexual health for men

add topic HLTAHW027

Provide information and strategies in sexual health for women

add topic HLTAHW028

Provide information and strategies in chronic condition care

add topic HLTAHW029

Provide information and strategies in maternal and infant health

add topic HLTAHW031

Promote and enhance the capacities of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander families and communities

add topic HLTAHW033

Maintain community health profile

add topic HLTAHW034

Provide healthy lifestyle programs and advice

add topic HLTAHW034

Provide healthy lifestyle programs and advice

add topic HLTAHW035

Provide information and support around cancer

add topic HLTAHW036

Provide information and support to women with breast cancer

add topic HLTAHW051

Respond to loss, grief and trauma

add topic HLTOHC001

Recognise and respond to oral health issues

add topic HLTOHC002

Inform and support patients and groups about oral health

add topic HLTOHC003

Apply and manage use of basic oral health products

add topic HLTOHC004

Provide or assist with oral hygiene

add topic HLTOHC005

Use basic oral health screening tools

add topic HLTPHA001

Maintain pharmaceutical imprest stock

add topic HLTPHA003

Assist with dispensing of prescriptions and medication orders

add topic HLTPHA004

Order, maintain and distribute pharmaceutical stock

add topic HLTPOP005

Work in a population health context

add topic HLTPOP006

Contribute to working with the community to identify health needs

add topic HLTPOP007

Contribute to population health project planning

add topic HLTPOP009

Provide information and support on environmental health issues

add topic HLTPOP010

Monitor and maintain dog health in the community

add topic HLTPOP014

Assess readiness for and effect behaviour change

add topic HLTPOP015

Provide information on smoking and smoking cessation

add topic HLTPOP016

Provide interventions to clients who are nicotine dependent

add topic HLTPOP018

Develop a plan of action to address land care issues in the community

add topic BSBADM101

Use business equipment and resources

add topic BSBADM409

Co-ordinate business resources

add topic BSBCMM201

Communicate in the workplace

add topic BSBCOM406

Conduct work within a compliance framework

add topic BSBINM201

Process and maintain workplace information

add topic BSBITU101

Operate a personal computer

add topic BSBLDR403

Lead team effectiveness

add topic BSBSUS201

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

add topic BSBWOR202

Organise and complete daily work activities

add topic BSBWOR204

Use business technology

add topic BSBWOR404

Develop work priorities

add topic PSPPM402B

Manage simple projects

add topic SIRCDIS301

Accept prescriptions and return dispensed medicines to customers

add topic SIRCDIS302

Deliver medicines to customers outside the pharmacy

add topic TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction