Australia is in the “Golden Age” as the ageing population grows and drives the aged care industry growth and accelerates the demand for aged care workers. Educare College is ever ready to assist you in gaining the skills and knowledge required in caring for the elderly within the community setting and/or residential setting.
The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) course provides students with a range of skill and knowledge to provide person-centred support to those in need due to ageing. This course contains 13 units (7 core and 6 electives) and covers the following themes;
- Support Independence and Wellbeing
- Compliant Aged Care Practice
- Work in Health and Community Services
- Support and Empowerment of Older People
- First Aid
The course duration typically takes 6 months (depending on the student’s previous learning, experience, and employment status).
Entry Requirements –
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, you should have;
- Completed at least Year 12 from an Australian secondary school or overseas equivalent
Proof of equivalent competency in core skills to a level appropriate for the course being applied for
- Successful completion of a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
- Working with Children Check and Police Clearance – Blue Card
- A good level of physical fitness
- Immunisation (recommended)
Delivery Method –
The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) course is delivered through online study. We understand that students have commitments and responsibilities to attend to, however, we require students to submit a minimum of one assessment per month in order to complete the course without delay.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) / Credit Transfer (CT) –
Have a lifetime of experience but no formal qualification? Concerned about spending valuable time on a course to gain skills and knowledge you already possess?
Our friendly staff will guide you through the RPL/CT process and collect the evidence needed to support your application. We issue applicants RPL/CT documentation requesting specific information relating to acquired skills and knowledge achieved within the past five years.
To apply for RPL or CT, contact Student Services for more information on 07 3114 3458 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Resources –
- Laptop/Personal Computer and Internet Access
|CHCCCS015||Provide Individualised Support|
|CHCCCS023||Support Independence and Well Being|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and Work in Health or Community Services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with Diverse People|
|CHCLEG001||Work Legally and Ethically|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise Healthy Body Systems|
|HLTWHS002||Follow Safe Work Practices for Direct Client Care|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the Empowerment of Older People|
|CHCAGE002||Implement Falls and Prevention Strategies|
|CHCAGE005||Provide Support to People Living with Dementia|
|CHCAGE006||Provide Food Services|
|CHCCCS011||Meet Personal Support Needs|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients|
Retail Price (Fee for Service): $3,800
Educare College is a Pre-Qualified Supplier approved by the Queensland Government to offer this program to students at a subsidised cost. CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is under “User Choice” and “Year 12 Fee-Free Training” funding. Click here to read more (ELIGIBILITY APPLIES).
**If you have any difficulties with the fees payment, do not hesitate to contact us to discuss about payment plans**
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