CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

The Certificate in Individual Support will qualify students to work in aged care facilities, the community and supported residential services. Aged Care facilities include private, public, retirement villages, nursing homes and hostels. Workers report directly to a supervisor and are not responsible for other workers.
  • This course will prepare you for a job in the Care industry.
  • You will be required to study 7 core units and 6 electives.
  • AMES Australia organises an aged care work placement for a minimum of 120 hours for each student. All students are supervised during their placement.
  • All AMES Australia industry certificate courses provide specialist English language support for refugees and migrants.

What will I learn?

  • The activities to maintain personal care and/or other activities of living for people in an aged care facility or in a home.
  • Carry out activities related to an individualised plan
  • See details of the course modules to be studied.
  • Units of study

    CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

    Nominal Hours

    Cluster 1 Empowerment

     

    CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being

    80

    CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

    50

    CHCAGE005 Provide support to clients living with dementia

    65

    CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families

    70

    Cluster 2 Health and Safety

     

    HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

    25

    HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

    70

    HLTAID003 Provide First Aid - NB: Credit transfer on evidence of competency

     

    Cluster 3 Way of Working

     

    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

    40

    CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

    55

    CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

    30

    Cluster 4 Support

     

    CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support

    30

    CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

    60

    CHCHCS001 Provide home and community support services

    50

    Total course hours

    625

What jobs can I get after completing this course?

  • Community house worker
  • Home care assistant
  • Assistant in nursing
  • Personal care assistant
  • Residential care worker
Eligibility

An intermediate level of English is required, however your English level will be assessed on application.

Course duration

20 Weeks, minimum of 20 hours per week.

Course dates

July to December 2019

Information sessions

AMES Australia Box Hill
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  • Fri 31st May at 12:00 PM - Room ILC
AMES Australia Footscray
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  • Tue 18th Jun at 2:00 PM - ILC Room
AMES Australia Noble Park
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  • Wed 12th Jun at 9:30 AM - Room 14
  • Wed 19th Jun at 9:30 AM - Room 14

Locations

Cost

The fee is determined by your eligibility for Government funding. Click here for more information on applicable fees or contact AMES Australia to check your eligibility for a concession fee.

There may be extra charges for learning materials, first aid certificate, police check etc. 

A fee concession to a student enrolled under the Asylum Seeker VET Program can then be granted in accordance with the Guidelines about Fees.

 

How to Enrol

Enquire now to find out:

  • your eligibility
  • cost
  • arrange a time to have your English level assessed

The course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.

 

This course can be taken under below Government Subsidised Funding Programs:

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