in Individual Support
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
If Eligible for funding,
this course starts from
Check eligibility for funding and payment options below.
15 years old, not attending high school
2-3 days a week (evening)
Observation, classroom, practical
Face to face
There are 13 units of competency for this qualification. There are 7 Core units and 6 Elective units.
CHCCOM005 – Communicate and work in health or community service
CHCLEG001 – Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCCCS015 – Provide individualised support
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and well being
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
CHCMHS001 – Work with diverse perople
CHCMHS001 – Work wuth people with mental health issues
CHCDIS002 – Follow established person-centred behaviour support
CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
Check your funding eligibility
- Be a Queensland resident
- Be 15 years of age or older and have finished secondary school or left school;
- Not hold or be already undertaking a Certificate III or higher level qualification (Certificate III qualifications completed whilst at school will not exclude you from accessing this funding);
- Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen)
- The Certificate 3 Guarantee program is a Queensland Government Initiative.
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Where you do not meet the eligibility for funding we offer a range of affordable payment plans to be paid over the duration of your course, contact us below to find out more. For any more information please enquire below.