Certificate III in Individual Support
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 with a disability 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.
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LNN) Assessment.
Career Opportunities and Pathways
The Certificate III in Individual Support gives you the experience and expertise to support people with disabilities and provides a pathway into a Certificate IV in Disability.
Successful completion of this course provides you with the opportunity to be employed in a variety of home, community or residential facility based support worker positions for individuals living with a disability. We also provide students opportunities for disability care jobs within Hessel Group, if eligible. Giving you greater chances of being employed if you study with us.
- Accommodation Support Worker
- Care Worker
- Community Support Worker
- Disability Support Worker
- Field Officer Carer
- Personal Care Assistant
- Residential care worker
- Support Worker
This course has a total of 13 course units which are split up into 7 core units and 6 electives.
Students must complete a total of 120 hours (placement) as detailed in the assessment requirements of the units competency.
|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|
|CHCDIS001||Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach|
|CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centred behaviour support|
|CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families|
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
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.