HLT57715 Diploma of Practice Management

HLT57715 Diploma of Practice Management

Do you have a passion for health and management? With a formal qualification in Practice Management, you will be equipped to manage the administrative functions of a health care centre or general practice.

Through the development of managerial skills and knowledge in health billing, budgets, operational planning and legal compliance, you will have a holistic understanding of how to effectively manage people and a business in one of Australia’s most in-demand industries.

CRICOS Course Code: 093055D

Fees & Dates

Entry Requirements

Delivery Mode



Career Outcomes

Intake Dates:
Monthly Intakes

Price: AU$7,500 (Learning materials included)

Enrolment Fee: $250

Duration: 12 months

  • Minimum year 11 or equivalent plus basic computer skills and knowledge of Internet use
  • IELTS 5.5
  • TOEFL: 70 (minimum score of 18)
  • PTE: 42
  • or equivalent English language proficiency

  • Face to face at Brisbane Campus
    • In order to complete the academic requirements of this program students are required to have a suitable laptop and appropriate connectivity to access our Learning Management System. Please click here to view recommended laptop specifications.
  • Online support

Student Support Services Offered:

  • 220 hours of vocational placement within the aged care/community services sector
  • Optional Internship of up to 20 hours a week for 12 weeks
  • Dedicated trainers to facilitate with all training and assessment
  • Access to iLearn – our 24/7 learning management system
  • 24/7 access to online learning and assessment materials that comprise of recorded lectures, interactive digital resources, eBooks, PowerPoint’s and video links
  • Collaborate directly with Trainers, industry experts and peers
  • Free state of the art Language Literacy and Numeracy tools
  • Mentoring and job placement assistance

Uses a staggered assessment schedule with a range of methodologies such as:

  • Integrated (holistic) assessment applied through placement
  • Workplace case studies
  • Logbooks, reflective journals
  • Presentations

The Diploma of Practice Management will provide you with credit into the following courses:

University Credits Awarded

8 subject credits towards

  • Bachelor of Psychological Science
  • Bachelor of Social Science
  • Bachelor of Social Welfare

80 credit points (1 year) towards:

  • Bachelor of Business

24 credit points (1 year) towards:

  • Bachelor of Business

Diploma of Practice Management – CRICOS Course Code 093055D

Code Title
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTADM004 Manage health billing and accounting system
HLTINF003 Implement and monitor infection prevention control policies and procedures
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
BSBRKS501 Manage Risk
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix

  • Medical Receptionist
  • Facilities Supervisor
  • Team Leader
  • Practice Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Program Manager
  • Service Manager
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • General Practice Coordinator


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