Frequently Asked Questions

Who should do this course?

Anyone who wants to make an informed decision before outlaying course fees for a full qualification

What is the benefit of this course?

You don’t have to commit to a full qualification. You can trial the qualification by completing one unit to see if it is the right fit for you before you sign up to course fees for a full qualification. So it is basically a try before you buy type of opportunity without an initial commitment. You will also come away from the program being able to communicate with a range of medical professionals.

How does the program work?

The course is designed to give you the confidence to continue your study and forms part of your Diploma qualification . This means if you decide to continue on with your study you will not have to do the unit again.

How much does it cost?

No deposit, $49 per week with no lock in contract

What payment options do you have?

Payment plan options available

How long does it take to complete?

It depends if you do the course full time or part time /after hours. It should take you 12 – 20 hours in total depending on your existing knowledge.

Can I start the course any time?

As the course is delivered online you can commence the course immediately upon enrolment

Is there a time limit on the course?

You will have 3 months to complete the course from date of enrolment

What will I learn?
  • Word building: the prefixes, suffixes and root words commonly used in the medical industry.
  • Body systems: each system of the body is covered.
  • Abbreviations: what these abbreviations mean and when they are used.
Will I have support?

Every student has access to a dedicated student success team member. Your success is our success so you can be sure we will not leave you wondering what to do next.

If I find myself struggling with the course what can I do?

No problem. We have that covered. Our trainers and mentors have years of experience in your chosen field. All it takes is a phone call or an email and a trainer will work with you to get you back on track.

Will I be clearer about my pathway?

You certainly will. This unit will help you make an informed decision about whether a career in healthcare is for you.

Will my study go towards the qualification I have chosen?

Yes. This is a nationally recognised unit that is used in the Diploma for Paramedics, Nurses etc and will be credited toward your qualification so you don’t need to do it again.

Do I get a certificate?

Yes you will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment on completion of the program.

What happens if I don’t pass?

We guarantee that you will pass as it is a competency based unit and our trainers will work with you to get you a competent outcome.

Will the cost of the MyHealthStart program come off the cost of my Diploma.

Answer. Yes absolutely.