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Over the next 10 years the demand for services provided by the Aged and Community sector will continue to increase at a signiﬁcant rate.
This qualiﬁcation reﬂects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Provide individualised support
- Provide individualised support
- Support independence and wellbeing
- Communicate and work in health or community services
- Work with diverse people
- Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing.
Assessment tasks including assignments in addition to workshops will be required to complete this qualification. This course is deemed as full-time study.
Electives have been selected to provide a qualification with a specialisation in individual support (Ageing, Home and Community) and are relevant to the work outcome and potential role.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency. Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) qualification. Participants will also undertake HLTAID003 Provide first aid.
|The course is 6 months in class plus four weeks of work placement which is a compulsory component of this qualification. Face to face workshops occur two days each week.|
|Face to face workshops occur two days each week. Assessment tasks including assignments, in addition to workshops, will be required to complete this qualification. This course is deemed as full-time study.|
|Whilst there are no pre-requisites stated in the training package the sector requires you to achieve clear Police and Working with Vulnerable People checks prior to commencement of work placement, and is arranged by Foresite Training or your Employment Services provider.
You must have a genuine desire to work in this sector. A Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment is required to develop a support plan if necessary.
|Unit Code||Unit Title|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and family|
|CHCHCS001||Provide home and community support services|