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Certificate III in Individual Support

National ID: CHC33015 | State ID: AWK6

 

Course Details
Training Package VersionRelease 2
Reflects the role of workers in the community who work with people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.

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.

You will develop the skills and knowledge required to provide personal, physical and emotional support to people who require assistance with daily living, including the elderly and people with disabilities.

Additional Resources  : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

Additional Requirements : A National Police Clearance, Working with Children Card and a medical screening with specific immunisations are required prior to undertaking the practical components of this course.
Work Placement : A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.

Individual Support @GERALDTON : Our Geraldton Campus offers this qualification with a specialisation in Ageing, Home and Community.  Find out more about the structure and requirements for study from our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Individual Support @NORTHAM : Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

VET Student Loan:  This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a:
- Community care worker
- Disability support worker
- Aged care worker
- Nursing assistant
- Home care assistant
- In-home respite worker

Further study opportunities:

A Certificate IV in Ageing Support is available flexibly.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

6 months to 2 years (depending on your chosen mode and pace of study).

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate and work in health or community servicesCHCCOM005AVC29
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Provide individualised supportCHCCCS015AVC63
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Group A Ageing Specialisation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Meet personal support needsCHCCCS011AVC66
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
3 Group B Disability Specialisaton
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
4 Group C Home and Community Specialisation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Provide home and community support servicesCHCHCS001AVB95
Support relationships with carers and familiesCHCCCS025AVC54
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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

6 months to 2 years (depending on your chosen mode and pace of study).

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
Part-Time
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a:
- Community care worker
- Disability support worker
- Aged care worker
- Nursing assistant
- Home care assistant
- In-home respite worker

Further study opportunities:

A Certificate IV in Ageing Support is available flexibly.

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate and work in health or community servicesCHCCOM005AVC29
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Provide individualised supportCHCCCS015AVC63
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Group A Ageing Specialisation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Meet personal support needsCHCCCS011AVC66
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
3 Group B Disability Specialisaton
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
4 Group C Home and Community Specialisation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Provide home and community support servicesCHCHCS001AVB95
Support relationships with carers and familiesCHCCCS025AVC54
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

TAFE International Western Australia,
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Tel: +61 8 9218 2100
Fax: +61 8 9218 2160
Email: study.eti@det.wa.edu.au
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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