Brighton College

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Brighton College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102358K

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


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

Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organization and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

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.

Course Structure

Total Units 18 Core Units 15 Elective Units 3

CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people

CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk

CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing

CHCCCS025 Support relationships with careers and families

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance

CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach

CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

HLTAAP001 Recognize healthy body systems

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

CHCAGE002 Implement falls prevention strategies

BSBLDR402 Lead effective workplace relationships

CHCCCS017 Provide loss and grief support

Occupational Outcome(s)

Students who complete this course may be able to seek employment in Community services industry. Such roles include:

  • Disability support worker
  • Volunteer coordinator
  • Care service team leader
  • Aged care worker

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 16,000 Per Year Read moreEnrolment Fee: 250; Material Fee: 500
Start date: 09 January 2023
11 April 2023
10 July 2023
Duration: 52 weeks
Study mode: Full time

Brighton College

Brisbane Campus
Unit 2 and 3, 15 Anderson Street Brisbane Queensland 4006

Entry criteria

International students must be at least 18 years of age
International students must have completed at least the equivalent of Year 11
These students must also have an IELTS Academic score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).

International students may not be required to provide evidence of English Language competence where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:

  • the student was educated for 5 years in an English speaking country.
  • the student has completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO.
  • the student has successfully completed an English Placement Test.
  • the student has successfully completed a foundation course in Australia
  • the student has successfully completed their High School in English Language.


Brighton College
Brisbane Campus
Unit 2 and 3, 15 Anderson Street Brisbane Queensland 4006