This qualification may be used as a pathway for workforce entry into indigenous environment health work. At this level, work takes place under direct and regular supervision with clearly guidelines.
Satisfactory completion of LLN Assessment before course commencement.
80 hrs (2 weeks / 10 days )
This course is delivered 5 days per week on a fulltime basis Monday-Friday.
Classes are 8-hour days with 1 hour allocated to breaks, classes run 8.30am – 4.30pm.
Theory: 34 Blackman St, Broome WA 6725
Practical: Kullarri Building, 6 Haynes Street, Broome WA 6725
Face to face and practical training
Theory (knowledge) Assessments
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in 9 units:
5 Core units
4 Elective Units
Units of competency
CHCDIV002 – Promote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
HLTPOP005 – Work in a population health context
HLTPOP008 – Develop and implement disease prevention and control measures
HLTPOP009 – Provide information and support on environmental health issues
HLTWHS001 – Participate in workplace health and safety
HLTPOP001 – Provide basic repairs and maintenance to health hardware and fixtures
HLTPOP002 – Monitor and maintain sewerage systems
HLTPOP003 – Monitor and maintain water supply
HLTPOP017 – Identify pest control strategies