CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

COURSE SCHEDULED TO COMMENCE OCTOBER 2019 – TAKING ENROLMENTS NOW.

Put your name on the waiting list by clicking ‘JOIN’ below. Alternatively, you can either come into the College at 96 Murray Street, Wagga Wagga or phone 1800 000 212.

COURSE OVERVIEW

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is a nationally recognised qualification.

The Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) has become the entry level qualification for a rewarding career in the Aged Care Industry and offers individuals an introduction to all aspects of a carer’s role including maintaining independence, personal care, supporting
health and well being, recognising healthy body systems and activities of daily living.

PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE & INDUSTRY NETWORKING

Simulated clinical skills training will be conducted and student attendance is compulsory. Local health industry employers will also be utilised to provide students with a minimum of 3 weeks of workplace learning and assessment. Clinical placement is mandatory and
students will be required to present endorsed timesheets with a minimum of 120 clinical contact hours.

COURSE DELIVERY

This course is generally delivered over 56 sessions for 28 weeks. Mixed mode delivery which includes classroom and self-paced learning.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

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.

STUDENT FEE

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: $6,620

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33015.
  • Communicate and work in health or community services (CHCCOM005)
  • Provide support to people living with dementia (CHCAGE005)
  • Work with diverse people (CHCDIV001)
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people (CHCAGE001)
  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach (CHCPAL001)
  • Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001)
  • Work legally and ethically (CHCLEG001)
  • Support independence and wellbeing (CHCCCS023)
  • Meet personal support needs (CHCCCS011)
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (HLTINF001)
  • Provide first aid (HLTAID003)
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care (HLTWHS002)
  • Provide individualised support (CHCCCS015)

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