WA CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)2022-08-11T12:38:59+00:00
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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is the perfect qualification for those looking to become a personal care assistant and start a career in the aged care industry.

Whether you imagine working in a home and community care setting or an aged care facility you will be job ready and equipped with the knowledge and skills to follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who require care. Learn about dementia, safe working practices, the legalities and ethics of the industry, building relationships with families, co-ordinating services and empowering your clients.

This course includes practical placement component. We take care to match you with a facility that best suits your needs including location and upcoming vacancies to maximise the likelihood of an employment opportunity. Practical placement is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your skills to a prospective employer. We pride ourselves on providing a supportive learning environment to help our students to launch their new career successfully!

  • Personal Care Support worker
  • Accommodation Support worker
  • Food Service worker (Aged Care)
  • Respite Care worker
  • Personal Care Giver

Study Mode
Full-time / Part time

This course will be approximately 12 months in duration depending on RPL, Credit Transfer and individual needs of the learners.

Our brochure attached below will provide a list of the units you will study as part of this course.

As part of your CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) course, there is 120 – 200 hours of practical placement depending on prior skills and knowledge.

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 work with a number of excellent facilities in the Western Australia regional areas, and we always aim to place individuals in a facility that is close and convenient for their individual needs. Students need to be available for shifts from Monday to Friday, 7am or 9pm. There is no weekend work required.

Please Note: Practical Placement positions are at the discretion of the facilities availability and criteria.

When students are attending any Aged Care work placement, they must always wear a student uniform. The uniform consists of the following:

  • Black enclosed comfortable footwear. Eg: similar to a school shoe or a nursing shoe. This is at your own cost. shoesAgedCare2
  • Plain black pants or slacks. No denim, cargo pants or track suit pants. This is at your own cost.


There are no prerequisites to gain entry into CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing), however; Students must undertake a Language, Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) assessment so that the appropriate academic support can be sourced throughout the course.

  • Students must be physically fit to undertake practical placement and meet the National Police Check criteria.
  • Students must be up-to-date with their COVID-19 vaccinations and provide a vaccination certificate before they can attend their placement.
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 Western Australia metro areas

  • Osborne Park
  • Rockingham
  • Armadale

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.

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) 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.

Your course fees include:

  • Individual Course Learning Material
  • Name Badge for Placement

Recognition of Prior Learning

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.

  • 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!