CHC33021 - Certificate III Individual Support (Disability) Riverina Community College

CHC33021 - Certificate III Individual Support (Disability)


The CHC33021 Certificate III Individual Support (Disability) is targeted to individuals wanting to provide support work to people living with a disability in group homes and in their own homes. This can be either existing workers without current qualifications or people new
to the industry wanting to become involved in this type of role.


Mandatory work placement of 120 hours must be completed with an aged care residential facility or community disability organisation employer.


You must be 16 years of age or above. Students are required to undertake a language, literacy and numeracy assessment and face to face interview prior to enrolment. A current Police Check and Working with Children Check is required prior to commencement.


This course is subsidised by the NSW Government for eligible students

  • Student contributions are applicable and range from $1,450 to $1,750
  • Concession contribution to eligible students $240
  • Exemptions apply

Full course cost: $6,700

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33021.
  • Communicate and work in health or community services (CHCCOM005)
  • Work with diverse people (CHCDIV001)
  • Work legally and ethically (CHCLEG001)
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care (HLTWHS002)
  • Support independence and wellbeing (CHCCCS040)
  • Provide individualised support (CHCCCS031)
  • Recognise healthy body systems (CHCCCS041)
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support (CHCCCS038)
  • Identify and report abuse (CHCCCS033)
  • Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control (HLTINF006)
  • Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach (CHCDIS011)
  • Support relationships with carer and family (CHCCCS036)
  • Support community participation and social inclusion (CHCDIS012)
  • Work effectively in disability support (CHCDIS020)
  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID011)

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.