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Certificate IV Allied Health Assistance


Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (HLT43015) delivered by Stirling Institute of Australia. 

This course is ideal for 1st & 2nd-year university students in courses such as Physiotherapy, Exercise Science, Sports Science, Chiropractic, Osteopathy, Podiatry and Occupational Therapy. 

For these students specifically, a Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance provides a qualification and pathway to be able to work in their field of choice while simultaneously completing their ‘major’ qualification.


  • Work as a Physiotherapy Assistant or Allied Health professional whilst you study
  • Gain a Nationally Recognised Qualification 
  • Complete 120 hours of practical industry placement with a Physiotherapist or Allied Health professional 
  • Face to face training delivered during university holidays 
  • Training delivered by experienced Physiotherapists & Allied Health professional
  • Graduate univerisity with another string to your bow
  • Practical based training with a component spent in the gym 

Course dates 


Mon 1st July - Fri 12th July and Mon 25th Nov - Friday 20th Dec
(Monday - Friday only)

Approx 9am - 5pm each day


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Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance will train you to assist patients with their rehabilitation exercises including physiotherapy.


Allied health workers assist patients carrying out routine physiotherapy exercises in groups or individually. Other roles include helping to implement general care and assisting with ongoing therapy, as well as working with patients in recreational and leisure activities. Allied health assistants also support the training of people with disabilities to care for themselves and develop independent living skills.

  1. Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001)
  2. Confirm physical health status (HLTAAP002)
  3. Deliver and monitor a client-specific physiotherapy program (HLTAHA003)
  4. Communicate and work in health or community services(CHCCOM005)
  5. Incorporate exercise science principles into fitness programming (SISFFIT019)
  6. Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately (BSBMED301)
  7. Follow safe work practices for direct client care (HLTWHS002)
  8. Work with diverse people (CHCDIV001)
  9. Manage legal and ethical compliance (CHCLEG003)
  10. Assist with an allied health program (HLTAHA001)
  11. Implement injury prevention strategies (SISFFIT031)
  12. Deliver prescribed exercise to clients with musculoskeletal conditions (SISFFIT526A)
  13. Conduct group sessions for individual client outcomes (HLTAHA011)
  14. Instruct fitness programs (SISFFIT003)
  15. Support the delivery and monitoring of physiotherapy programs for mobility (HLTAHA005)
  16. Incorporate anatomy and physiology principles into fitness programming (SISFFIT004)


This training is delivered with Victorian & Commonwealth Government Funding (Eligibility Criteria applies – For eligibility criteria and information please email us or reach us on 03 9525 0080). 

Tally Health

51 Brady Street
South Melbourne
VIC 3205