CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support

Duration: 1 year

Course Fees


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What's included in your course fees

  • Minimum of 20 hrs of teacher contact per week with a qualified/Registered Nurse Lecturer
  • First Aid Course provided
  • Computer with required software
  • Free access to Microsoft 365 from anywhere
  • Printing & photocopying
  • Stationery as required
  • Student ID Card
  • Tea and coffee supplied in the student lounge
  • Free special event lunch/BBQs

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.

Course Requirements

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

Core Units

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

Electives

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.



Certificate III in Individual Support

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.

Enrolments

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For fees look at the appropriate enrolment form as subsidies may apply. 

For more information contact our staff on +617 3343 8073 or email information@aus-ias.edu.au


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).


Disclaimer

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.


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