Confirm physical health status

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver HLTAP401B, 'Confirm physical health status'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Obtain information about physical health status

1.1 Work with a detailed understanding of the structure and functioning of body systems

1.2 Take into account the range of factors that may have impacted on an identified physical condition

1.3 Obtain information through observation and/or questioning to identify any actual or potential problems regarding health status

2. Check physical health status

2.1 Use detailed knowledge of the structure and functioning of body systems to check health status prior to delivering health intervention or service in line with plan of care

2.2 Clarify the significance of physical health status in relation to a particular intervention in line with job role and organisation requirements

2.3 Consult appropriate person to clarify implications and significance of physical health status in the case of uncertainty or limits on own capability or authority

3. Identify variations from normal physical health status

3.1 Identify a range of signs and symptoms of variations from normal health status using standard methods and protocols

3.2 Identify potential factors responsible for significant variations from normal health status

3.3 Identify potential risk factors associated with variations from normal health status

3.4 Recognise and refer potentially serious issues in line with organisation requirements

Qualifications and Skillsets

HLTAP401B appears in the following qualifications:

  • CHC40108 - Certificate IV in Aged Care
  • CHC40208 - Certificate IV in Home and Community Care
  • CHC40308 - Certificate IV in Disability
  • CHC40608 - Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
  • HLT32507 - Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
  • HLT60107 - Advanced Diploma of Western Herbal Medicine
  • HLT51607 - Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 nursing)
  • HLT60707 - Advanced Diploma of Ayurveda
  • HLT40307 - Certificate IV in Massage Therapy Practice
  • HLT42807 - Certificate IV in Kinesiology
  • HLT60607 - Advanced Diploma of Homoeopathy
  • HLT41407 - Certificate IV in Cast Technology
  • HLT50207 - Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies
  • HLT51707 - Diploma of Reflexology
  • HLT51307 - Diploma of Hearing Device Prescription and Evaluation
  • HLT41207 - Certificate IV in Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultation
  • HLT61007 - Advanced Diploma of Nutritional Medicine
  • HLT50407 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance)
  • HLT41007 - Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)
  • HLT51407 - Diploma of Aromatherapy
  • HLT51507 - Diploma of Kinesiology
  • HLT43307 - Certificate IV in Medical Practice Assisting
  • HLT41507 - Certificate IV in Hyperbaric Technology
  • HLT42107 - Certificate IV in Cardiac Technology
  • HLT60507 - Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy
  • HLT41307 - Certificate IV in Audiometric Assessment
  • HLT50907 - Diploma of Sleep Technology
  • HLT43107 - Certificate IV in Defence Health Care
  • HLT41907 - Certificate IV in Sleep Technology
  • HLT42007 - Certificate IV in Operating Theatre Technical Support
  • HLT50307 - Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • HLT60807 - Advanced Diploma of Neurophysiology Technology
  • HLT33107 - Certificate III in Basic Health Care
  • HLT50607 - Diploma of Paramedical Science (Anaesthesia)
  • HLT42607 - Certificate IV in Anaesthetic Technology
  • HLT43407 - Certificate IV in Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 nursing)
  • HLT50707 - Diploma of Hyperbaric Technology
  • HLT42707 - Certificate IV in Aromatherapy
  • HLT41707 - Certificate IV in Neurophysiology Technology
  • HLT50107 - Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine Remedial Massage (An Mo Tui Na)
  • HLT41607 - Certificate IV in Mortuary Theatre Practice