in Ageing Support
This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.
Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.
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
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15 years old, not attending high school
2-3 days a week (evening)
Observation, classroom, practical
Face to face
There are 18 units of competency for this qualification. There are 15 Core units and 3 Elective units
CHCADV001 – Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the environment of older people
CHCAGE003 – Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 – Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006 – Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001 – Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 – Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCAGE002 – Implement falls prevention strategies
CHCCCS017 – Provide loss and grief support
CHCDIS007 – Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
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.