Career Opportunities and Pathways
The Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) gives you the experience and expertise to support people living in Aged Care.
Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to be employed in a variety of community or residential facilities. We also provide students opportunities for aged care jobs within Hessel Group, if eligible. Giving you greater chances of being employed if you study with us.
- Home Care Assistant
- Residential Care Worker
- Aged Care Support Worker
- Community Support Worker
Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) CHC33015
This qualification has a total of 13 units of competency which are split up into 7 core units and 6 elective units.
Students must complete a total of 120 hours (placement) as detailed in the assessment requirements of the units competency.
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|HLTAID011||Provide first aid|
In some cases, prior learning an experience can be used as evidence of your current skills and abilities. Information about how to apply can be sourced by contacting our office on 8462 0222.
Funding and Payment Options
This course is supported by the Government of South Australia. If you're eligible to receive their support, you will only need to pay a student contribution fee of $500. Once you do that, the course will be completely paid for.
To find out more about how this program is funded, or if you're eligible for it, please contact Enhance Training.
You can pay your course fees by quarter or half installments.
For example, if the course itself costs $500, you may pay $125 in four payments, or $250 in two payments at a negotiable time.
If these payments options do not work for you we can always negotiate something appropriate for your circumstances.
Do you believe that we are all unique individuals with our own strengths and abilities?
Become a positive impact on the lives of people living in Aged Care by supporting their needs with a hands-on approach. We will provide you with the theory and practical skills to assist people in reaching their individual goals and develop independence through a person-centered approach.
You will learn how to support, meet and maintain personal care, activities related to individualised plans, contribute to skill development and maintenance.
- Access to a computer
Students will require a aged care sector clearance.
Your Student Support
Receive great student support throughout your studies. We help you find placements with the support of our great industry partners. You will also have your own trainer/learner support service case manager assigned to you, which supports you with study plans, flexible study delivery and even after hours support.