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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

Previously – Certificate III in Aged Care.

Become a qualified Support Worker in the Ageing sector by completing your Certificate III in Individual Support.

By completing our National Recognised Training, you will be able to provide paid support to those who require it due to ageing or some other reason in an Aged Care Facility.

With small class sizes, dedicated, experienced trainers and opportunities for employment through Vocational Placement, we ensure you are job ready.

Course OverviewCareer OpportunitiesDelivery OptionsRecognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Entry RequirementsVocational PlacementFees & ChargesPathway to Further StudyEnquire About Studying

Course Overview

This course requires you to complete a total of 13 units of study, made up of 7 Core and 6 Elective units.

C CHCCCS015 Provide individual support
C CHCCCS023 Support independence and well-being
C CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
C CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
C CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
C HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
C HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct care work
E CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
E CHCAGE005 Provide support for people living with dementia
E CHCCS011 Meet personal support needs
E CHCAGE004 Implement interventions of older people at risk
E CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
E HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Career Opportunities

Specific roles and titles vary within the industry, however, once you’re qualified, you may find employment in the following roles:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Field Officer
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Care Assistant
  • In-home Respite Worker
  • Care Service Employees
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Care Worker
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Community Care Worker
  • Personal Care Giver
  • Community House Worker
  • Personal Care Worker
  • Community Support Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Disability Service Officer (in some jurisdictions)
  • Support Worker

Delivery Options

We offer two different delivery options for our in Certificate III in class training:

Full Time

  • Monday to Thursday
  • 9 am to 3 pm
  • 6-8 weeks in class training
  • 120 hours of vocational placement

Part Time

  • Friday
  • 9 am to 3 pm
  • 22 weeks in class training
  • 120 hours of vocational placement

Completion times may vary according to individual circumstances.

We’re happy to work with you or your organisations to meet your learning and development goals by providing tailored, flexible solutions.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Both formal and informal skills, knowledge and experience may be recognised as prior learning and could help you avoid training in areas you are already competent.

Some examples of prior learning include:

  • Previous formal learning
  • Work experience
  • Life experience
  • Personal experience

Contact Daisy Learning to see if RPL may be able to assist your study.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Police Check Certificate (Australian Federal Police check only)
  • Completion of English to year 12 or equivalent
    OR acceptable English language, literacy and numeracy skills

Individual support is available for students who face barriers to participating in accredited learning.

Vocational Placement
We have existing quality relationships with our local Facilities and Organisations which ensure our students are offered the best Vocational Placement opportunities possible.

We will arrange your Vocational Placement for you and do our best to place you with a Facility or Organisation close to home.

If you’re already working in the Industry, you can complete your Vocational Placement at your workplace if you choose.

Although Vocational Placement is unpaid, it provides fantastic work experience as well the confidence and contacts that will assist in gaining employment.

Fees and Charges

Refer to our flyer for fees and charges

Payment Plans
Payment plans are available to help you with your Course Fees.

If you would  like to find out more about Payment Plans, please Contact Daisy Learning.

Pathway to Further Study

A Certificate III in Individual Support covers Units from the National Training Package, so participants may receive recognition towards other community services sector qualifications including:

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