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VIC CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support2019-02-18T09:42:19+00:00
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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Our CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is the most up to date qualification available for individuals wanting work as a support working in an Ageing Environment.

Study the most up to date qualification  in a supportive and caring environment. The trainers at Aged Care Training Services are passionate about making a difference to the lives of others particularly the elderly. This passion also extends to our students who have access to personalised support through their trainer which is a key component in developing the necessary skills required to deliver Individual Support.

Demand v Supply for Aged Care services is reported to require ongoing recruitment  to meet the care demands and to continue with the current ratio of aged care workers to people aged 85 plus (McCrindle, Community Services & Health Industry Skills Council Source: ABS, McCrindle).

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is a nationally accredited qualification and an industry endorsed program which has been created to provide training for people who are eager to gain employment as an aged care support worker.

  • Personal Care Support worker
  • Accommodation Support worker
  • Food Service worker (Aged Care)
  • Respite Care worker
  • Personal Care Giver
Study Mode
Full-time, includes class contact of 12 hours per week and 16 hours of self paced learning.

Duration
8 – 18 Months depending on a person’s prior experience.
Please see Course schedule for details

The Below units have been selected with industry consultation and provide a full range of competencies required when providing support to the aging. Units are subject to change at any time at Aged Care Training Services discretion. 

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 Co-Ordinate services for older people
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families

As part of your CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course, there is a minimum of 160 hours of work placement required.

Placement is a great opportunity to put all your knowledge into practice, and experience what it is like to be a real carer. While you are on-the-job training you will be supervised and guided by experienced professionals who work at the facility and you will have scheduled visits from your trainer. This will give your trainer an opportunity to observe your competence to perform tasks at the standard required.

Aged Care Training Services will arrange Practical Placement for eligible individuals!  We always aim to place individuals in a facility that is close and convenient for their individual needs. Please Note: Practical Placement positions are at the discretion of the facilities availability and criteria.

When individuals are attending any Facility for Practical Placement they must wear a student uniform at all times. Aged Care Training Services will supply you with a polo shirt and a name badge.

Aged Care Training Services will arrange your placement for you! We work with a number of excellent facilities in the Western Australia regional areas.  When we are arranging placement for you we always try to get our students into the most convenient location to you. Students need to be available for shifts from Monday to Friday, 7am or 9pm. There is no weekend work required.

When students are attending any Aged Care work placement they must wear a student uniform at all times. Aged Care Training Services will supply you with a polo shirt by week 5 of your course with us.  The uniform consists of the following:

Plain black pants or slacks. No denim, cargo pants or track suit pants. This is at your own cost.

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Black enclosed comfortable footwear. Eg: similar to a school shoe or a nursing shoe. This is at your own cost.

PREREQUISITE: ESSENTIAL
There are no prerequisites to gain entry
into CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing).

PREREQUISITE: DESIRABLE

For entry into this course you will require adequate language, literacy and numeracy skills in English that allow you to read and interpret information, understand training, demonstrate leadership skills as well as provide and follow clear instructions, and prepare written assignments and documents for assessment.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Students must obtain a police  check / clearance
  • Student must be 18 years of age
We encourage people with disabilities to apply
To ensure we meet your learning needs we conduct a LLN before you enrol. No need to be discouraged about this as the LLN is a great tool to allow us to identify any extra support you may require.
We deliver this course in Victoria, metro & regional areas.
All training is delivered by us! We do not have third parties delivering on our behalf.

We are an approved Registered Training Organisation. Our RTO # is 6127. http://training.gov.au/Organisation/Details/6127

Our legal name is Century Group Pty Ltd. We trade under the names of Arrow Training Services as well as Aged Care Training Services.

We are responsible for the quality of the training and assessment you receive and all compliance. We are also responsible for the issuance of the AQF certification documentation (Your qualification!)

We are committed to delivering a training experience worth talking about! (in a good way of course)

If at any point time you are not satisfied with us, please feel free to contact us for assistance.

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is a nationally accredited qualification and an industry endorsed program which has been created to provide training for people who are eager to gain employment as an aged care support worker.
  • Skills First provides an opportunity to access Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding to complete a nationally recognised qualification.This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Funding. Students with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Eligibility criteria applies.

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    The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

    This training is delivered with Commonwealth and Victorian Government funding. An eligibility criterion applies.

  • Jobseekers
  • Those looking for a career change

Whatever your reason for enrolling in this course, our qualified staff will ensure you are job ready to service the health and community sector.

If you consider yourself to be dedicated and passionate about caring for others, want to understand ageing experiences and quality care then you should contact us today to enrol!

A $250.00 application fees covers an initial assessment of RPL requirements.  Further assessment (if applicable) will be charged at $60.00 per hour. Please note that approval from the individual will be sought prior to commencing any further RPL assessment.

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