CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)(International) - Educare Training Institute

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)(International)

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course provides students with a range of skill and knowledge to provide person-centred support to those in need due to disability. This course contains 13 units (7 core and 6 electives) and covers the following themes;

  • Support Independence and Wellbeing
  • Work in Health and Community Services
  • Support and Empowerment of People with Disability
  • Legislation and Diversity

Intake Dates

23 April 2018

28 May 2018

16 July 2018

20 August 2018

08 October 2018

12 November 2018

28 January 2019

04 March 2019

22 April 2019

27 May 2019

15 July 2019

19 August 2019

07 October 2019

11 November 2019


The course duration typically takes 52 weeks.

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

  • English Language Proficiency: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall band score (no individual band less than 5.0)
  • 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 Certificate III in Individual Support 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 industry 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. An interview process and practical skills assessment will then be conducted if required.

To apply for RPL or CT, contact Student Services for more information on 07 3114 3458 or email us at

Student Resources

  • Laptop/Personal Computer and Internet Access
Core Units
Code Title
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
Elective Units
Code Title
CHCDIS001 Contribute to Ongoing Skills Development using a Strengths-based Approach
CHCDIS002 Follow Established Person-centred Behaviour Supports
CHCDIS003 Support Community Participation and Social Inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the Empowerment of People with Disability
CHCADV001 Facilitate the Interests and Rights of Clients
CHCCCS001 Address the Needs of People with Chronic Disease

The fee indicated for this course is for students on an international student visa.

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) $5,450
Packaged Qualifications (Commences in 2019)
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) +

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability**

(Course Duration: 80 weeks)

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) +

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability +

CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services**

(Course Duration: 130 weeks)



**Higher level course in packages is considered the principle course of study; Tuition fees are inclusive of all learning materials, enrolment fee and a Student ID card. Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is a visa requirement and is not a tuition fee. Educare College is in partnership with nib OSHC but will provide students with other options.

**For more information on payment plans, please email**

Study Pathways:

  • CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability
  • CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

Career Pathways:

  • Disability Services Worker
  • Accommodation Support Worker (Disability)
  • School Support Officer (Disability)
  • Personal Care Giver

International Student Handbook

International Enrolment Application Form

NB: You will need to contact an Education Agent to facilitate your visa application. Should you require assistance in doing so, please email