Allied Health Assistance – Occupational Therapy Skill Set
This skill set reflects the skills and knowledge required for health assistants working under direction and supervision of an allied health professional in occupational therapy, and is suitable for individuals who:
- hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Health or related field.
- have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process.
These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the HLT Health Training Package, including HLT43021 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance.
Licensing / regulatory information
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this skill set at the time of publication.
Skill set requirements
Assist with the development and maintenance of persons functional status
Support the fitting of assistive equipment
This skill set is for individuals working in the health industry who wish to develop skills to provide assistance in occupational therapy.
Suggested words for statement of attainment
These competencies from HLT Health Training Package meet industry requirements for work in allied health assistance in occupational therapy.