Health & Community Services

The Health/Aged Care, Disability and Community Services professions make a real difference to real people, so it is important that you have a genuine desire to help others, a strong work ethic, and excellent communication skills.Employment opportunities across all areas are strong, varied and transferable, and best of all – in high demand!

Employment opportunities across all areas are strong, varied and transferable, and best of all – in high demand!

The sector is currently one of Tasmania’s – and Australia’s – largest employment growth areas, so a qualification in one of these key areas will equip you with all the skills you need to set you on the path to an extremely rewarding career.

Jane Turner

Looking for a career change, former journalist, Jane Turner, undertook the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) at TasTAFE. She says the great teachers, and hands-on practical nature of the course are great preparation for anyone wanting to work in the growing aged care industry.

Following a work placement at Mary Ogilvy Homes during the course, Jane was offered a job with the organisation and now works as an extended care assistant and also helps out in the physiotherapy department..

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Expand your existing career in the dental industry with a qualification specialising in Dental Assisting Radiography.

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
SISSS00126

Wilderness First Aid

  • Health

Are you responsible for the safety of groups of people in the great outdoors? Take your skills to the next level with a certification in Wilderness First Aid and manage injuries and illness in Tasmania’s wilderness with confidence.

Location

  • Clarence

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
TASMSS0177-V01

Medical Terminology

  • Health

Brush up on your understanding of medical terminology so as to work more effectively in a medical or health related environment such as medical reception, medical sales or support, natural therapies, doctor's surgeries and administration.

Location

  • Online

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Online
NONC0149A-V01

Mental Health First Aid Course

  • Community Services
  • Health

Gain the skills you need to provide initial support to other adults who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis.

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Clarence
  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • On-Site
6014200335-V01

CPR Training

  • Health

Learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation and gain your CPR certification in this 3-hour workshop. Be ready to confidently perform CPR in the workplace or community – you may save someone’s life!

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence
  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • On-Site
SIS30315

Certificate III in Fitness

  • Fitness

Help others reach their fitness goals by gaining a qualification as a Group Exercise Instructor/Gym Instructor.

Location

  • Campbell Street
  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Full-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
6014200330-V01

First Aid Essentials

  • Health

Get the ultimate (life-saving) skills to confidently undertake First Aid in your workplace, home and community.

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence
  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Short course

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
CHC42015

Certificate IV in Community Services

  • Community Services

Progress your Community Services career in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence
  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
  • On-Site
CHC22015

Certificate II in Community Services

  • Community Services

Start a rewarding career in the Community Services sector.

Location

  • Clarence
  • Online

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
  • Online
CHC32015

Certificate III in Community Services

  • Community Services

Get the skills you need to undertake community work and provide support to a wide range of individuals and groups.

Location

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence
  • Devonport
  • Online

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Mode

  • Mixed Learning
  • Online
  • On-Site