“Aged care is the fastest-growing sector (24% projected growth by 2024) in Australia and there is an increasing demand for qualified aged care workers to meet the workplace shortages.”
If you have a passion for helping others, studying our CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support Ageing is the perfect opportunity for you. The course will teach you the skills and knowledge to provide individual support to people who need assistance in their everyday life.
12 weeks (8 weeks of classroom face-to-face training+ 4 weeks of work placement)
This course requires 120 hours of supervised work placement in an approved registered care organisation.
ARE YOU AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT?
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to pursue a career as a:
Care Service Employee
Aged and Disabled Worker
Home Care Assistant
Residential Support Worker
Food Service Delivery
Transport Support Worker
24.7% projected job growth in 5 years
The most common salary is $60,000 for an Aged Care Support Worker.
SATISFIED WITH TRAINING
Percentage of graduates of this course who were satisfied with the training.
- There are no entry requirements for this qualification. It is preferred that the students have obtained a minimum of a school certificate or equivalent.
- Students should also have the physical ability to stand, lift and bend to allow them to complete their required tasks.
- Students must pass the Police check in the state or territory you are planning to work in, prior to work placement.
- Students must have vaccinations against infectious disease prior to work placement.
Our courses involve a combination of classroom and online learning, practical sessions, research and project work plus work placement.
Students are required to attend classroom based face-to-face training. We utilise a range of assessment methods including role plays, written assessments, skills demonstration, projects, presentations, training records and work samples for the assessment of competency.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
You may apply to have previous courses, formal qualifications, knowledge, work experience and/or life experiences assessed for credit or exemption towards this course. Please contact us for more information.
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