InTech Institute of Technology

Certificate III in Individual Support

InTech Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095975C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centered support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgment in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs.

Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centered support.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Career Pathways

This qualification may provide employment opportunities in a center-cased care, out of school hour care etc. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Accommodation Support Worker (Disability)
  • Disability Services Worker
  • Food Services Worker (Aged Care)
  • Personal Care Giver
  • Respite Care Worker

Professional accreditation and recognition

On successful completion of this course including competence in all assessment requirements , you will be awarded the Certificate III in Individual Support. This qualification is recognized nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 8,000 Per Year
Start date: September 2020
January 2021
April 2021
Duration: 53 weeks
Study mode: Full time

InTech Institute of Technology

21 Parkview Street
Brisbane Queensland 4064

Entry criteria

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student have:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age

Additional requirements

Students must have the following prior to commencing practical placement

  • National Police Check
  • Medical Clearance may also be required

English Proficiency requirements:

  • IELTS band score of 5.5 (academic test version) or TOEFL PBT score of 530 or TOEFL CBT score of 197 or TOEFL;
  • IBT overall score 71 ( No band less than 70) or equivalent


InTech Institute of Technology
21 Parkview Street
Brisbane Queensland 4064