Educare College

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

Educare College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 096929A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) can be delivered through blended learning experience of either face-to-face and/ self-paced classroom learning, through a Traineeship or Work-based, which provides students with a range of skill and knowledge to provide person-centred support to those in need due to ageing such as:

  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Compliant aged care practice
  • Work in health and community services
  • Support and empowerment of older people
  • First aid

By spending time in caring for any person you will likely get to know them well and able to gain in-depth knowledge about their views, essential living needs and social, cultural and religious views. You will also be able to learn much more about their lives and key issues such as how they live and their financial ability to care for themselves adequately.

One of the key or foundations requirements is to have completed a relevant qualification such as Certificate III in Individual Support with a focus on Aged Care. Having additional industry work experience can be an added benefit. Students may undertake this course as an entry pathway into the aged care or disability care industry. The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is directed towards developing multi-skilled workers for the broad range of services supporting aged people and the disabled in residential and community settings.

With person-centred care, each person is treated as a complete human being with their own life story, values, culture, interests and beliefs. Support from others is tailored to meet the person’s individual situation, unique needs and goals.

Course Information

The certificate in Individual Support is delivered over 30 weeks face to face which includes 13 units of study and 120 hours work placement component. Work placements will be pre- arranged with approved care facility partners and arrangements will supported by the college. Students may decide to choose or focus on a specialisation including Ageing, Home care services, Community services and Disability Care.

The face to face training component has been designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to become a carer in the community and/or residential setting and to follow an individualised plan which is tailored to provide person-centred support to persons needing this support.

Career Pathways and Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students may further their studies with either CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support or CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services.

Career Pathways and Outcomes

A person with this level qualification will be able to:

  • Demonstrate some relevant theoretical knowledge
  • Apply a range of well-developed skills
  • Demonstrate some relevant theoretical knowledge
  • Apply known solutions to a variety of predictable problems
  • Perform processes that require a range of well-developed skills where some discretion and judgement is required
  • Interpret available information, using discretion and judgement
  • Take responsibility for own outputs in work and learning
  • Take limited responsibility for the output of others.

Suitable Career outcomes may include;

  • Aged Care Worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Accommodation Support Worker

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Onshore Promotion: 4,500, Enrollment and Material fee: 350, Tuition... Read moreOnshore Promotion: 4,500, Enrollment and Material fee: 350, Tuition Deposit Only: 1,000; Online tuition fees: 2,450, Material fee: 80
Start date: 19 April 2021
12 July 2021
05 October 2021
Duration: 30 weeks Read more30 weeks / 7 months
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Educare College

Brisbane Campus
Level 3, 57 Coronation Drive Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): Onshore Promotion: 4,500, Enrollment and Material fee: 350, Tuition... Read moreOnshore Promotion: 4,500, Enrollment and Material fee: 350, Tuition Deposit Only: 1,000; Online tuition fees: 2,450, Material fee: 80
Start date: 19 April 2021
12 July 2021
05 October 2021
Duration: 30 weeks Read more30 weeks / 7 months
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Gold Coast Campus

Level 1 Suite 5C/66 Marine Parade
Gold Coast Queensland 4215
Australia

Entry criteria

Entry requirements are in place to make sure that students who gain entry to these courses have the skills and abilities they require in order to successfully complete their studies.

Students need be 18 year and older and have completed year 12.

Student visa applicants under the age of 18 and who have completed year 12 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over, and they will turn 18 before their course commences. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Home Affairs. For more information visit Department of Home Affairs – Welfare Requirements for Student Visa Applicants under 18.

International students whose first language is not English will be tested prior to the commencement of Vocational Education and Training Courses.

Educare requires an IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5, or equivalent (as determined by Educare College Australia) or satisfactory completion of 12 weeks of General English with one of our English education partners.

For international student who are not confident in meeting our Literacy and numeracy skills, we request that you contact us to discuss additional pathways you may undertake first to achieve our basic entry requirements.

Before students undertake work placement blocks, they must ensure they hold Police Clearance and required blue Card

Address

Educare College
Brisbane Campus
Level 3, 57 Coronation Drive Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia