Course details

CRICOS course code: 090852K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 120 hours of unpaid work (vocational placement) as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete the Student Pre-Enrolment Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Form. After receiving and reviewing the form a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent will be scheduled where you will be provided with all the relevant course information to help guide you into making a formal decision.

Delivery mode

In Class/Blended (NSW/QLD/TAS)


Core Subjects

CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk

CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people

CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being

CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance

CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using palliative approach

CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Subjects

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication

CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues


  • In Home Respite Worker
  • Nurse’s Aide
  • Community Access Coordinator
  • Planned Activity Assistant
  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Service Employee
  • Community Care Worker
  • Food Services Deliverer
  • Disability Service Officer
  • Care Assistant
  • Client Assistant
  • Care Worker
  • Community House Worker
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Transport Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)
  • Family Support Worker
  • School Support Officer (Disability)
  • Residential Aide

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Course opportunities

Start date: March 2021
April 2021
May 2021
Study mode: Full time

Australia Institute of Business and Technology

Mount Gravatt Campus
Level 1 - 3, 18 Mount Gravatt-Capalaba Road Brisbane Queensland 4122

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Australian Year 11 or Australian equivalent.

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent is required, TOEFL iBT score of 46-59; Cambridge score of 47; PTE score of 42.


Australia Institute of Business and Technology
Mount Gravatt Campus
Level 1 - 3, 18 Mount Gravatt-Capalaba Road Brisbane Queensland 4122