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Certificate III In Individual Support

Certificate III In Individual Support

The Certificate III in Individual Support is ideal for those looking to gain employment in residential aged care in Australia.

In this course you will learn to deliver support and care for clients in residential aged care under direct guidance and supervision. You will be equipped with the skills needed to help provide support to individuals with complex needs and to work with groups with older people.

Last Modified: 16 Dec 2016

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Brisbane
Melbourne

Course Details

Certificate III In Individual Support

With up-to-date facilities, including computer labs, training rooms and more, our campuses deliver a complete learning experience. This course is available at the following Campus locations:

Locations

Bowen Hills
Burleigh
Caboolture
Townsville
Southport

Details

Sector

Healthcare

Duration

Full Time: 3 mths (incl. vocational placement). Part Time: 6-13 mths (incl. vocational placement)

Entry Requirements

It is recommended that students should be aged 16 years or older or have completed year 12. A National Police Clearance is required prior to commencing placement.

Accreditation

AQF Course Code
CHC33015

AQF Qualification Title
Certificate III in Individual Support

Training Provider
Careers Australia Education Institute Pty Ltd (22479)
CRICOS Number: 03224D

Certificate III In Individual Support

Careers Australia’s VET in Schools curriculum is developed specifically for secondary school students and delivered by qualified educators with industry experience.

Available to students in years 10, 11 and 12, our courses are flexible and responsive to student and school needs.

School Course Fees
Fees and funding availability can vary depending on location. Please contact Careers Australia at the time of enrolment to confirm the correct fees in your state.
In Queensland fees are funded under the Queensland 2014 2015 VET Investment Plan

Industry Experience
This course includes 120 hours of unpaid vocational work placement at an aged care facility. This placement is arranged and supported by Careers Australia. Our partners include Australia's leading healthcare providers.

Locations

QLD
VIC

Details

Sector

Healthcare

Duration

Completion required within 2 years.

Entry Requirements

Students must have completed year 10.
National Police clearance is required for vocational placement

Accreditation

AQF Course Code
CHC33015

AQF Qualification Title
Certificate III in Individual Support

Training Provider
Careers Australia Education Institute Pty Ltd (22479)
CRICOS Number: 03224D

Certificate III In Individual Support

Careers Australia provides internationally recognised courses, giving you greater job prospects and easier entry into university courses.

We have helped over 58,000 students since opening in 2006 and our international student body represents over 25 countries.

We have strong industry and business links to more than 3000 organisations around the world and our courses are recognised by top Australian universities.

CRICOS Course Code
078843A

International Course Cost
AUD$3,000

Intake Dates
October 2015

Locations

Adelaide
Brisbane
Melbourne

Details

Sector

Healthcare

Duration

Completion required within 10 weeks.

Entry Requirements

IELTS 5.5 Academic
18 years or over
Completion of Secondary Schooling

Accreditation

AQF Course Code
CHC33015

AQF Qualification Title
Certificate III in Individual Support

Training Provider
Careers Australia Education Institute Pty Ltd (22479)
CRICOS Number: 03224D

Course Fees

Select State

qld
Standard Fee $2761
sa
$2000

Eligibility criteria apply.

Funding & Loans

The course prices currently advertised on this website are valid for students enrolled before 7 December 2016.

New course prices will apply from 1 January 2017. Details will be available on the website soon.

Enrolments for study in 2017 will be accepted from 23 January 2017.

If you have an enquiry about our courses, please email studyapplications@careersaustralia.edu.au. We will be in touch as soon as we can, although there may be a small delay in responses over the Christmas and New Year period.

QLD
In Queensland, funding is available through the Queensland Government User Choice Program. Student contribution fees/tuition fees apply.
QLD
The Higher Level Skills Programs are funded by the Queensland Government. Student co-contribution fees/ tuition fees apply. Co-Contribution Schedule

Course Units

CHC33015: Certificate III In Individual Support

Stage 1

CodeUnitType
CHCCCS015Provide individualised supportUnit of Competency
CHCCCS023Support independence and wellbeingUnit of Competency
CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health or community servicesUnit of Competency
CHCDIV001Work with diverse peopleUnit of Competency
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethicallyUnit of Competency
HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systemsUnit of Competency
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client careUnit of Competency
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleUnit of Competency
CHCAGE005Provide support to people living with dementiaUnit of Competency
CHCCCS011Meet personal support needsUnit of Competency
CHCDIS001Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approachUnit of Competency
CHCDIS002Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsUnit of Competency
CHCDIS003Support community participation and social inclusionUnit of Competency
CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with disabilityUnit of Competency
CHCCCS025Support relationships with carers and familiesUnit of Competency
CHCHCS001Provide home and community support servicesUnit of Competency
CHCADV001Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsUnit of Competency
CHCCCS006Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryUnit of Competency
CHCCCS017Provide loss and grief supportUnit of Competency
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyUnit of Competency
CHCMHS001Work with people with mental health issuesUnit of Competency
CHCPAL001Deliver care services using a palliative approachUnit of Competency
HLTHPS006Assist clients with medicationUnit of Competency
HLTAID003Provide first aidUnit of Competency
HLTINF001Comply with infection prevention and control policies and proceduresUnit of Competency
HLTOHC001Recognise and respond to oral health issuesUnit of Competency
HLTFSE001Follow basic food safety practicesUnit of Competency

 

CodeUnitType
VP-CHCVocational Placement -CHCUnit of Competency

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