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2519 Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals

ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Reference period
2021

This unit group covers Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Health Promotion Officers and Orthotists or Prosthetists.

Indicative Skill Level:

In Australia and New Zealand:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations:

  • 251911 Health Promotion Officer
  • 251912 Orthotist or Prosthetist
  • 251999 Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals nec

251911 Health Promotion Officer

Alternative Titles:

  • Community Health Worker
  • Health Educator

Assists health and community groups to improve the health of individuals and the community by raising awareness of healthy lifestyles, disease and disability, and other health-related issues.

Skill Level: 1

Specialisations:

  • Asthma Educator
  • Childbirth Educator
  • Diabetes Educator

251912 Orthotist or Prosthetist

Designs, builds, fits and repairs splints, braces, callipers, artificial limbs and related appliances to restore function or compensate for muscular and skeletal disabilities. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 1

251999 Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals nec

This occupation group covers Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals not elsewhere classified.

Skill Level: 1

Occupations in this group include:

  • Genetic Counsellor