CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

Course code: CHC33015
CRICOS code: 090559D
Course length: 27 weeks
Career outcomes: accommodation support worker; nursing assistant; care assistant/ service employee/ worker; community care/ house/ support worker; disability service officer (in some jurisdictions); field officer; home care assistant; in-home respite worker; personal care assistant/ care giver; residential care worker
Pre-requisite: Please note there are no pre-requisites attached to these units, however to achieve this qualification the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work (three weeks practical in a consecutive block) as detailed in the assessment requirements of the units of competency.
Articulation pathway: Cert. IV in Ageing Support
Campus: Ashmore

 


Overview

This qualification addresses work in client homes and other community settings under regular supervision within clearly defined organisational guidelines and service plans. These workers carry out activities to maintain personal care and/ or other activities of living for people in an aged care setting, carry out activities related to an individualised plan, report directly to a supervisor, and are not responsible for other workers.

This course has been developed under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF) and is a nationally recognised course.

NOTE: Students studying this course are required by law to obtain an Australian Police Check.

 

Entry requirements

Students need to be 15 years old and are required to have reading, writing and comprehension skills equivalent to Year 10 pass level to successfully complete the Certificate level courses.

Overseas students English Proficiency Level will be tested prior to the commencement of Vocational Education and Training Courses. Imagine Education Australia requires an IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5, or equivalent (as determined by Imagine Education Australia).

Should you feel you may not possess these literacy skills or have completed formal leaving certificate please contact us to discuss support arrangements.