CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support
Duration: 1 year
What's included in your course fees
This 12 month program is designed to give you knowledge and skills in Individual Support practices. If you are looking to re-enter the work force or want a career change, this qualification will give you the knowledge and practical skills to work within an person-centred support environment. This qualification provides a well-rounded balance of skills that will assist you in becoming an invaluable team member to a wide range of ageing and disability support services.
To be awarded a Certificate III in Individual Support, competency must be achieved in thirteen (13) units of competency. Elective subject selected will provide the student with two specialisations: Ageing and Home and Community
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
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCHCS001 Provide home and community support services
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
*The course unit selection may change without notice.
Job Outcome from this course
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
After successful completion of the program, the student may gain employment in aged care services, disability support centre, residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.
Pathways / Further Study
Upon successful completion of the Certificate III in Individual Support students will be offered advanced standing into the Certificate IV in Ageing Support. Students may also use the qualification to assist them in gaining entry level employment.
Our Brisbane campus is located within the Mount Gravatt TAFE grounds just 10 minutes from the Brisbane CBD. The campus facilities are modern, with plenty of free parking and is conveniently located with access to excellent transport facilities with two major bus lines stopping at the campus gates.
At Australian Institute of Advanced Studies everything is included in the cost of your course. You get to use the computers for course related work at anytime during business hours for the whole time you are studying your course, free of charge! You have access to full colour printers/copiers for course related work, free of charge! Your student ID is included and access to Microsoft 365 from anywhere is free of charge! (See course details for what's included in each course).
Certificate 3 Guarantee
Certificate 3 Guarantee supports the Queensland Government's Working Queensland jobs plan. The Certificate 3 Guarantee provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III qualification.
It also supports Queensland's Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing fee-free training in high priority qualifications.
For more information download: Certificate 3 Guarantee Student Factsheet
All information was accurate at time of publication, however Australian Institute of Advanced Studies policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.
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