During the COVID-19 crisis courses will include virtual training plus face to face practical simulations designed to meet government requirements for social distancing and infection control.
|START DATES||COURSE||COURSE TYPE||CAMPUS||APPLY|
|CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability
CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health
CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
|Self-paced – Apply any time|
|MEDICATION SKILL SET / MEDICATION|
|CHCSS00070 Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set
HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication
|Course dates available on request – Apply any time|
|CHC33015 CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT / FIRST AID|
|Each Friday||Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) or (Disability)||Part time – Students may start anytime at the start of a new unit and continue until all units are completed.||Maroochydore|
|17th July, 2023||Certificate III in Individual Support (Combined – Ageing, Home and Community, Disability)||Full Time||Maroochydore|
|TBA||First Aid – HLTAID011||1 day||Maroochydore|
|24th April, 2023||Certificate III in Individual Support (Combined – Ageing, Home and Community, Disability)||Full Time||Maroochydore|
The community services industry needs people just like YOU! By completing training in individual support, you open the door to a wide variety of jobs.
There is a high demand for workers in Aged, Home and Community and Disability support, and this demand is growing every day.
From Productivity Commission Report 2011
If you prefer flexible hours, this is the job for you! Support Workers are required 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – which means you are not restricted to a 9 to 5 job.
Care Academy QLD training in individual support may be just the beginning and open pathways to many different careers. For example, most of our courses can share many units, so dual qualifications may be as simple as completing a couple of extra units. Students can also apply to complete Certificate IV’s. Many students use our training as a stepping stone toward nursing.
As a Nationally Recognised Qualification, your can work anywhere in Australia.
Government incentives are available to encourage eligible students to develop skills in areas of demand, such as ageing and disability.
To find out more:
Certificate 3 Guarantee Program
Queensland Department of Education, Small Business and Training (DESBT) provides funding for Certificate 3 Guarantee Program.
To be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee Program a participant must not hold or be undertaking a Certificate III or higher qualification. This means any certificate III or higher qualification, irrespective of whether the Qualification is through a university degree, apprenticeship or traineeship pathway. However a certificate Level III qualification completed while at secondary school is not counted. Refer to Certificate 3 Guarantee fact sheet
Participants must also:
Queensland Department of Education, Small Business and Training (DESBT) provides funding for this program.
To be eligible for the Higher Level Skills a participant must not hold, or be enrolled in, undertaking a Certificate IV or higher-level qualification, This means any certificate IV or higher qualification, irrespective of whether the Qualification is through a university degree, apprenticeship or traineeship pathway. Not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training. Refer to Higher Level Skills fact sheet
Participants must also:
Queensland Department of Education, Small Business and Training (DESBT) provides funding for this program, for the delivery of accredited, entry level training to apprentices and trainees.
The program works in conjunction with the Commonwealth Australian Apprenticeships System, under which apprentices and trainees enter into legally binding training contracts with their employers and receive structured training to achieve a nationally recognised qualification. More information is available on the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training website.
Individual support is available for learners on our aged care courses on the Sunshine Coast. We can also help those who face barriers to participating in accredited learning. Additional funding is available to support disadvantaged learners. Care Academy QLD has support systems in place including: