The Technicians Support Services IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to Audiometry, Cardiac Technology, Health Administration, Hospital Pharmacies, Medical Practice Assisting, Operating Theatre Support, Optometry, Pathology and Sterilisation Services.
These qualifications are included in the HLT Training Package.
The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process providing opportunity for any interested parties to make a contribution.
Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.
The Technicians Support Services IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation, SkillsIQ. For more information visit SkillsIQ.
Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.
The AISC has approved the following members for the Technicians Support Services IRC:
(State and Territory Service Providers)
|Alma Cassells||Fiona Stanley Hospital||WA|
|Kim Lally||Australian Private Hospitals Association||ACT|
|Jane O'Keefe Sonic Healthcare||Sonic Healthcare||NSW|
|Employee representation/ Union||Jodie Davis||Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation||ACT|
|Leigh Svendsen||Health Services Union||VIC|
|Peak/Advisory/ Association||Dr Tony Badrick||Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia||NSW|
|Lorah Hickman||Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia||VIC|
|Elinor Radke||Federation Sterilising Research Advisory Councils of Australia||QLD|
|Vicki Swaine||Australian Anaesthesia Allied Health Practitioners||QLD|
|RTO||Karyn Calcino||Health Industry Training||QLD|
|Athanasia (Soula) Siafakas||TAFE NSW, Sydney||NSW|