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Disability Services is an ever changing and developing sector in Tasmania.
This industry needs committed workers who are ready and qualified to provide values based, support and care to people of all ages who are living with disabilities and their carers.
- Provide individualised support
- Support independence and well being
- Communicate and work in health or community services
- Work with diverse people
- Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
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.
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 (disability) 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 (Disability) qualification.
|The course is 8 months in class inclusive of four weeks work placement which is a compulsory component of this qualification.|
|Face to face workshops occur two days per 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 a clear Police check and Working with Vulnerable People (WWVP) check, and be triple vaccinated for COVID-19 (Government requirement). Current Police check, WWVP card and COVID-19 vaccination evidence must be provided prior to enrolment. Assistance to obtain this information can be provided 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|
|CHCDIS001||Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach|
|CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centred behaviour supports|
|CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures.|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|