Performing a range of tasks including extracting, collecting, and labelling blood, bodily fluids, swabs and other patient samples. They also prepare samples for delivery by courier to a laboratory.


HLT37215            Certificate III in Pathology Collection
HLT37415 Certificate III in Pathology Assistance

Skill Sets

COVID-19 Direct Care Skill Set
Infection Control skill set



Apprenticeship Name

National ID and Course Name

Pathology Collector (Level 3)

HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection


Industry Advisory Group

Pathology Industry Advisory Group


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