Course details

CRICOS course code: 091544C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

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. Work involves using discretion and judgement 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-centred support.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must complete at least 120 hours of work placement in an approved aged care facility.

Employment Pathways:

  • Assistant in nursing
  • Care assistant
  • Care service employees
  • Care worker
  • Community care worker
  • Community house worker
  • Community support worker
  • Home care assistant
  • In-home respite worker
  • Nursing assistant
  • Personal care assistant
  • Personal care giver
  • Personal care worker
  • Support worker

PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION

Participants who successfully complete this program may apply for entry into CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 8,000 for the entire course; Materials Fee: 700; Admin Fee: 250
Start date: Expected October 2021
Expected January 2022
Duration: 44 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

Lifetime International Training College

L2 478 Logan Road
Brisbane Queensland 4120
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): Per unit is 250, For three units 700
Start date: Expected October 2021
Expected January 2022
Duration: 44 weeks
Study mode: Self study / online (without attendance)
Address

Lifetime International Training College

L2 478 Logan Road
Brisbane Queensland 4120
Australia

Entry criteria

Students must be 18 years and minimum year 12 certificate.

Lifetime international Training College requires an IELTS score of 5.5.

Address

Lifetime International Training College
L2 478 Logan Road
Brisbane Queensland 4120
Australia