Certificate III in Pathology Collection


​  HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection (Phlebotomy Course)
  RTO National Provider Number: 50379

In partnership with the North Metropolitan Health Service RTO, PathWest offers the HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection Course which provides participants with the knowledge, skills and nationally recognised qualification to work as a Specimen Collector or Phlebotomist. PathWest runs 3-4 courses each year. The cost of the course is $3250.00. For more information, please read the Course participant brochure​.
 
On successful completion of the 6 week course, taught between Royal Perth Hospital, Fiona Stanley Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital, students will receive a nationally recognised and accredited qualification.
 

Course dates 2018                                                                                  Application Closing Dates
 
26th March – 9th May                                                                               8th February at 4pm
22nd October - 30th November                                                              7th September at 4pm

Enrolment Instructions

If you would like to enrol in the Certificate III in Pathology Collection course please send a current resume and a statement addressing the following selection criteria to the FSH Network Specimen Collection Coordinator:
 
FSH Network Specimen Collection Coordinator
PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA
Fiona Stanley Hospital
Locked Bag 100
Palmyra DC, Western Australia 6961
 
The following selection criteria must be addressed in your application in order to meet the eligibility requirements for enrolment into the course.
  • Evidence of High School or Secondary Education Certificate (Equivalent to Australian Year 10 education)
  • Well developed communication, interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative and work without direct supervision
  • Willingness to collect blood samples from all patients, irrespective of their gender, ethnicity, cultural background and infection status
  • Ability to follow strict infection control procedures and standard precautions
You must write approximately one paragraph on each of the selection criteria listed above.
 
Successful applicants will be asked to provide the following before commencement:
  • A Criminal Screening/Police Clearance Check
  • Comply with immunity requirements (Instructions will provided after being accepted in to the Course)
  • Complete a Senior First Aid Course (This will be organised by your course coordinator after you are accepted into the course)
Further information about North Metropolitan Health Service, Learning and Development can be found in the Participant Information Brochure. ​

Page last updated: 11 Apr 2018