Become a qualified Support Worker in the Ageing or Home and Community industry 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, disability or some other reason in an Aged Care Facility or in a Home and Community setting.
With small class sizes, dedicated trainers and opportunities for employment through Vocational Placement, we ensure you are job ready.
This course requires you to complete a total of 14 units of study, made up of 9 Core and 5 Elective units.
|C||CHCCS015||Provide individual support|
|C||CHCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|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 health body systems|
|C||HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client work|
|E||CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|E||CHCAGE005||Provide support for people living with dementia|
|E||CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|E||CHCDIS001||Contribute to ongoing skills development using strengths based approach|
|E||CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centered behaviour supports|
|E||CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion|
|E||CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability|
|E||CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families|
|E||CHCHC001||Provide home and community support services|
|E||HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
Specific roles and titles vary within the industry, however, once you’re qualified, you may find employment in the following roles:
We offer two different delivery options for our in Certificate III in class training:
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:
Contact Daisy Learning to see if RPL may be able to assist your study.
Individual support is available for students who face barriers to participating in accredited learning.
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
Fee for Service
Fee For Service applies to Students who don’t meet the funding criteria.
Total Course Cost: $2940
|Enrolment fee:||$289||non-refundable deposit|
Certificate 3 Guarantee Program Funding
Funding is available through the Department of Education and Training (DET) to students who meet the criteria.
Under the Certificate III Guarantee Program funding, students are required to pay a Student Contribution Fee.
Concession rates apply to those students who have a Government issued concession card.
|Student contribution fee:
||$78 ($6 per unit)
||$39 ($3 per unit)
|Units not funded
|Police check Certificate
Contact Daisy Learning to find out whether you qualify.
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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