On the Job Training

SWC will help connect your current training methods to National Quality Training Framework standards. Training programs are designed to be competency based.

Tailored Courses

SWC tailors courses to the needs of your business, to maximise training and development of your staff.

Company Branded

All training workbooks are branded in your company's name and referred to your company's work practices and policy and procedures.

Course outline

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in instrument sterilising roles in a sterilising service or reprocessing area.


12 months approximately

Mode of Delivery

On-the-Job Training

Entry Requirements

You must be working in a hospital environment on a regular basis. Training will be conducted at the worksite with confirmed hospital support.

Course structure:

14 units including 10 core units and 5 elective units.


  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTSTE001 Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices
  • HLTSTE002 Inspect and pack reusable medical devices
  • HLTSTE003 Sterilise loads
  • HLTSTE004 Manage sterile stock
  • HLTSTE005 Care for reusable medical devices
  • HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
  • HLTWHS005 Conduct manual tasks safely


  • BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
  • BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
  • BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers