Product Description

nationally recognised trainingNationally Recognised Qualification

CHC33021 – Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is delivered by Health Courses Australia with RTO Code 32412 

Course Outline:

If you have a passion for working with our precious older population or are interested in pursuing a career in this well needed field this course is for you. The course can be done completely online from anywhere in Australia. This is a comprehensive course with high quality course materials so you are well prepared to start a career in Aged care.

This is a Nationally Recognised Qualification recognised by the Australian Government so it is recognised anywhere in Australia and by all government bodies.

9 core units and 6 elective units must be completed successfully for the award of the Certificate.

Unit Codes         Unit Name

CHCCCS038         Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support

HLTINF006           Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control

CHCCOM005       Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001         Work with diverse people

HLTWHS002        Follow safe work practices for direct client care

CHCCCS040         Support independence and wellbeing

CHCLEG001         Work legally and ethically

CHCCCS031         Provide individualised support

CHCCCS041         Recognise healthy body systems

CHCAGE011        Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCAGE013        Work effectively in aged care

CHCPAL003         Deliver care services using a palliative approach

CHCCCS017         Provide loss and grief support

CHCGRP001        Support group activities

HLTHPS006          Assist clients with medication

Course Outcome:

There is 4 weeks of compulsory work placement.

This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined organization 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

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Pathways and Credits:

This course has the scope to receive some credits towards the Bachelor of Health Sciences, if interested in this please contact us before enrolment so we can advise accordingly.

Career Options:

Successful completion of the course will enable you to work as:

  • Accommodation support worker
  • Assistant in nursing
  • Care assistant
  • Care worker
  • Home care assistant
  • In-home respite worker
  • Support worker
  • Aged Care worker
  • Care service employees
  • Community care worker
  • Community support worker
  • Field officer
  • Personal care assistant

There are many other possibilities with this versatile course. Many of our students who do this course are either working in the aged care industry and want to do a qualification to get a better role or are interested in entering this most sought after and rewarding industry.

Course Duration:

1 year

Entry Requirements:

CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) has no entry requirements.

However, the ability to read, comprehend, discuss and analyse printed information in English and to write statements, solve basic problems and work effectively with clients, colleagues and supervisors are essential skills required to fulfil the work role.

How to apply to enrol:

  1. Enrol online by clicking the enrol now button
  2. Click on Enquire now and send an enquiry and request for an enrolment form to fill in and send back to us
  3. Call us on 07 5689 1500 to enrol on the phone.
  4. Monthly and Weekly payment plans available. Study from $50 a week.
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