If you would like to work in supervisory role in the disability sector, this qualification prepares you with the skills and knowledge to provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and well-being.
14 units of competency are required to complete this aged care certificate.
11 Core units and 3 Elective units.
|C||CHCCCS015||Provide individual support|
|C||CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centered behaviour supports|
|C||CHCDIS005||Develop and provide person-centered supports|
|C||CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability|
|C||CHCDIS008||Facilitate community participation and social inclusion|
|C||CHCDIS009||Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centered approach|
|C||CHCDIS010||Provide person-centered services to people with disability with complex needs|
|C||CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|C||CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|C||HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|C||HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|E||CHCCCS006||Facilitate individual service planning and delivery|
|E||CHCCCS023||Support independence and well-being|
|E||CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships|
Specific job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors, however, possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
The anticipated time to complete the course is up to 18 months through self-paced learning and classroom workshops.
Care Academy QLD will work with you or your organisation to meet your learning and development goals, by providing tailored, flexible solutions.
These completion times may vary depending on the delivery mode, the individual learner and whether or not RPL credits apply.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Both formal and informal skills, knowledge and experience may be recognised as prior learning and could help you avoid duplication of training in areas you are already competent.
It could be used to identify what training you may need to complete the qualification.
Some examples of prior learning include:
Contact Care Academy QLD to see how RPL may be able to assist your study.
Individual support is available for learners who face barriers to participating in accredited learning.
FEES & CHARGES
Fee for Service
Total Course Cost: $3999 includes student resources
Higher Level Skills Program
Course funding is available by the Department of Education and Training (DET) for eligible students.
Contact Care Academy QLD to find out whether you qualify.
Student Contribution Fee
Under the Higher Level Skills Program funding students are required to pay their Student Contribution Fee.
For students who do not hold a concession card, the fee is $350 less credit transfers ($25 per unit).
For students who do hold a current concession card, the fee is $210 less credit transfers ($15 per unit).
Ask our helpful team at Care Academy QLD if you need any more information regarding a payment plan.
Pathway to Further Study
This course covers units from the National Training Package, so students may receive recognition towards other community services sector qualifications including, Certificate IV in Ageing Support, Certificate IV in leisure and Health, Diploma of Disability or Diploma of Nursing