Certificate III in Pathology Collection

Pathology Collection

Do you have an interest in health sciences? Studying a Certificate III in Pathology Collection will ensure you have the hands on skills needed to obtain employment in the expanding health industry at a Pathology collection centre.

The Certificate III in Pathology Collection provides students with the qualifications, theoretical skills, practical knowledge and experience to work as a Pathology Specimen Collector, Pathology Collector or Pathology Assistant within the private pathology sector, medical clinics and hospital settings.

During this course you will be trained in areas including phlebotomy (blood collection), infection control, ECG, first aid and medical terminology. You will learn how to perform venous and capillary blood collections, collect specimens other than blood and collect specimens for drugs of abuse testing.

You will also be able to execute your newly acquired skills in operational clinical skills laboratories, allowing you the opportunity to refine your skills so you feel confident entering the workforce.

  • Sufficient verbal & written English language skills
  • Personal health examination
  • National Police check
  • Working with children check
  • Passed year 11 or the overseas equivalent
  • Sufficient verbal & written English language skills
  • IELTS score no less than 5.5 (Academic)

Potential Career Pathways:

  • Pathology Specimen Collector
  • Pathology Collector
  • Pathology Assistant
  • Pathology Laboratory Technical Assistant

Higher Education Opportunities:

  • Bachelor of Public Health
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Health and Wellbeing
  • Bachelor of Medicine
Course Details

Price (per year)

$5 000 - $10 000

Duration

6-12 months

Location

Melbourne

Intake

January, April, June, July, August, September, November

Steps to Studying in Aus

Here are the steps you need to take before receiving an invitation to apply for the visa.

1

Get in Touch

You can give us a call, send an email or enquire online using the form down below.

2

Set Study Goals

One of our consultants will reply to any questions that you may have and assist in determining your overall study goals whilst in Australia.
3

Find a Study Path

Our consultants will then talk students through a range of study options that best suit your needs and develop a study path.
4

Enrol to a School

Once a specific education provider has been chosen, your consultant will then help students complete their school application and assist throughout the entire enrolling process.
5

Apply for Student Visa

Once your enrollment has been confirmed, our qualified migration agents will assist in applying for your student visa.

Temporary Graduate Visa

If undertaking study in Australia for a minimum of 2 years you may qualify for the Temporary Skilled Graduate Visa. This visa allows the holder 1.5 years of unlimited work rights in Australia. Many graduates use this time to build up experience in their field or find an employer that is willing to sponsor their visa.

If you have applied for the Temporary Graduate Visa you may also be eligible to apply for the Job Ready Program. The Job Ready Program is run through TRA and allows graduates in certain disciplines to have their skills assessed for skilled migration purposes. It is a way for people with no experience to have their skills assessed. Once the student receives a positive skills assessment they may be eligible to apply for permanent work visas such as State Sponsored and General Skilled Migration Visas.

Note: It is never recommended to engage in studies for the sole purpose of trying to gain a visa to Australia. Speak to us and we can find a course that matches your long-term career goals.

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Graduate Visa

The Graduate Visa (Subclass 485) allows recent university graduates and certain vocational graduates the chance to remain in Australia and work after their studies have finished.

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Pathway to Aus has assisted thousands of student’s study or migrate to Australia. We are here to support you throughout your journey and make the transition as easy and smooth as possible. Our experienced team of Education and Migration agents are ready to work with you to help you achieve your education and migration goals.

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