Aged Care

Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) | CHC33015

Course Description

Don't miss this fee-free* training opportunity which includes local work placement experience!

Qualified aged-care workers are needed now and into the future to provide the support and quality of care required for our ageing population.

This course is the perfect entry point into this rewarding career.  You will gain the skills required to operate effectively as a care worker, assistant in nursing in a residential aged care facility or as a community care worker. 

Graduates experience high employment rates as aged care workers are in demand. 

We offer unique training opportunities both in the classroom and through 120 hours of work placement experience and training at Illawarra aged care facilities. You do not have to source your own work placement experience – we do that for you! 

On successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) CHC33015

Core Units

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

HLTAAPOO1 Recognise healthy body systems

CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support

CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

Elective Units

CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTAID011 Provide first aid

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach

Cost

Fee-Free* This program is fully funded by the NSW Government under the Job Trainer initiative for eligible students. This also includes eligible students that may currently be employed. Job Trainer is an Australian Government Initiative. Call us to determine your eligibility.

Times

Date Duration Class Times Location
Express Your Interest Express your interest to be placed on a waitlist 27 weeks (2 days per week) 9am - 3.30pm. Includes 120 hours of work placement Kiama