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Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

CHC33015Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)Course Code: CHC33015Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

If you have a passion for helping those most in need, studying a Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing is one way you can utilise your knowledge for the benefit of others. This course will give you the skills and knowledge to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Give back to your community now and experience one of the most fulfilling careers with a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing).

The demand for skilled workers in aged care and community services is rapidly increasing. Over 200,000 new jobs in Aged Care by 2024! Get job-ready skills and training with our nationally recognised Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing. By completing the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing), you will be skilled for a range of employment opportunities, for example:
• Residential Support Worker
• In-Home Support Worker
• Disability Support Worker
• Lifestyle Support Worker

Why study Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing?

Our Nationally Recognised CHC33015 Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing will equip you with skills to empower and support your client. This qualification will get you job-ready and stand out from your competition. The average full-time worker can earn up to $1,256 per week or higher depending on their qualification and experience. Less than half of the people work full time, this means there are a lot of flexible work opportunities in this sector. Study our CHC33015 Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing and get job-ready!

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  • Studying Online
  • Payment Option
  • Nationally Recognised
  • Student Assistance Program
  • Funding Available
  • Learning Method

    Online
  • Duration

    12 months
  • RTO's

    This course is delivered by one of the following Kirana Colleges Registered Training Organisations; Maxis Solutions Pty. Ltd, RTO ID 91428.

Course Requirements

CHC33015 Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing

To achieve a CHC33015 Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing a total of 13 units of competency must be completed (seven core units and six elective units).

Students must undertake a minimum of 120 logged working hours within an Approved Service which will allow you to complete a range of applicable work tasks.

If students are not currently working for a suitable facility, students are encouraged to locate their own work placement locations. Kirana staff are able to assist you if you have any difficulties.

Students will be provided a Practicum Booklet that will detail the tasks to be completed and log the work placement hours.

The Trainer/ Assessor will visit each student in the workplace to assess the skills required in this qualification.

Qualification Pathway

After achieving Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing qualification, students may undertake:

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing qualification. It’s preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.

Students will be required to provide a current National Police Certificate prior to commencing work.

Student Selection Process

Kirana’s student selection process is designed to ensure that you are enrolled in the qualification that best meets your needs.

Kirana’s selection criteria will take into account various factors when deciding upon which students will be offered places in the program including;

  • The students’ needs and desired outcomes
  • The ability and commitment of the students to complete the course;
  • Eligibility requirements listed in the applicable National Training Package;
  • Students existing ability in the ACSF core skills, (learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy)

Students not meeting these requirements will be directed to more suitable qualifications or skill development programs.

After completing Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing course you can pursue a career as a:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Assistant
  • Care Service Employee
  • Client Assistant
  • Community Access Coordinator
  • Community Care Worker
  • Community House Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)
  • Food Services Deliverer
  • Home Care Assistant
  • In Home Respite Worker
  • Nurse’s Aide
  • Planned Activity Assistant
  • Residential Aide
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Transport Support Worker

To achieve a CHC33015 Certificate 3 in Individual Support Ageing a total of 13 units of competency must be completed (seven core units and six elective units).

Core

Unit CodeUnit Description
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems
CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCCCS015Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023Support independence and wellbeing

Elective

Unit CodeUnit Description
CHCCCS011Meet personal support needs
CHCAGE005Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAGE002Implement Falls Prevention Strategies
CHCMHS001Work with people with mental health issues
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older people
HLTINF001Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

ACT Skilled Capital – for students residing in ACT

This qualification can be funded to eligible students through ACT Skilled Capital, a subsidised training program offered by the ACT Government. Skilled Capital funding is available through Kirana College’s Registered Training Organisation: Collaboration Learning Pty Ltd RTO ID 52247.

ACT Skilled Capital Funding Eligibility

 

Queensland Certificate 3 Guarantee – for students residing in Queensland

Funding for this qualification may be available through the Certificate 3 Guarantee, a subsidised training program offered by the QLD Government. Certificate 3 Guarantee funding for this qualification is available to eligible students through Kirana College’s Registered Training Organisations Collaboration Learning Pty Ltd RTO ID 52247 and Access Training Institute Pty Ltd RTO ID 91498.

Queensland Certificate 3 Guarantee Funding Eligibility

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