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OTEN Course and Career Guide : 2011 OTEN Course and Careers Guide
37 Entry Requirements: Employed as a Dental Assistant. Career Opportunities: Dental Assistant. Certificate III in (NRT) Disability Course No: 18171 National Code: CHC30408 Description: For people wanting to gain entry into disability work and who will be working under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined organisation guidelines and service plans. The course focuses primarily on direct care. You will be required to submit a Prohibited Employment Declaration enabling you to take part in work based or practical activities. Please contact the college as you may need to complete an Expression of Interest. Entry Requirements: NSW School Certificate or equivalent. Career Opportunities: Care Assistant, Community Access Coordinator/Care, House or Support Worker, Disability Service/ Support Officer/Worker, Family Support Worker, Field Officer, Home Care Assistant, In-Home Respite Care Worker, Personal Care Assistant/Care Giver, Residential. Certificate IV in (NRT) Disability Course No: 18172 National Code: CHC40308 Description: Enables you to work in a multi-disciplined team or lead a disabilities support team. It addresses work in residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes. You will be required to submit a Prohibited Employment Declaration enabling you to take part in work based or practical activities. Entry Requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent, or NSW School Certificate. Relevant life and work experience may also be considered. Career Opportunities: Behavioural Support/Developmental Officer, Disability Officer (day support), Disability Support Officer/Worker Employment Coordinator (disability), Job Coordinator, Lifestyle Support Officer, Project Officer (life enhancement team), Residential Care Officer, Senior Personal Care Assistant, Social Educator/Trainer, Supervisor. Transcript of Results First Aid Course No: 32000 WSI PLUS fee: $150 Description: This course will be of benefit to people who are interested in obtaining the senior first aid unit (HLTFA301B). On completion of this course you will have the knowledge and skills needed to administer first aid on a casualty. This course requires a minimum number to run and involves a practical session. Entry Requirements: There are no formal educational entry requirements for this course. Diploma of (NRT) Hearing Device Prescription and Evaluation Course No: 18273 National Code: HLT51307 Description: This course enables you to work as an Audiometrist or hearing aid Audiometrist who screens for and assesses hearing impairment. Audiometrists prescribe and dispense hearing aids excluding implantable and bone anchored hearing aids. Entry Requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent. Career Opportunities: Hearing Aid Audiometrist. Certificate III in (NRT) Home and Community Care Course No: 18169 National Code: CHC30308 Description: For people to work in client homes and other community settings under regular supervision within clearly defined organisational guidelines and service plans. You will carry out activities to maintain personal care and/or other activities of living for people in their own homes or in other community settings; carry out activities related to an individualised plan and report directly to a supervisor and you are not responsible for other workers. Entry Requirements: NSW School Certificate (or equivalent from another educational authority). Relevant life and work experience may also be considered. Career Opportunities: Care Assistant/ Worker, Personal Care Assistant, Community Care Worker, Support Worker. Transcript of results Identify and respond to children and young people at risk Course No: 32000 WSI PLUS fee: $140 Description: This course provides you with a pathway to complete the unit of competency CHCCHILD401A, Identify and respond to children and young people at risk, from the Community Services Training Package (CHC08). This unit of competency meets the compulsory reporting requirements under section 27 of the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act, 1998. Entry Requirements: You will be required, on joining this course, to submit a Prohibited Employment Declaration. Career Opportunities: This course is for workers in NSW who are mandatory reporters or who work in child related employment.
2010 OTEN Course and Career Guide