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Certificate IV in Ageing Support

National ID: CHC43015 | State ID: AWM9

 

Course Details
Training Package Version:  Release 2
This qualification prepare students for supervisory or team leader roles within the community services industry, and meets the industry requirements for positions within a residential aged care facility, a home and community carer facility, or a health care facility.

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.

You will gain knowledge and skills in taking responsibility for own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintaining quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

Work Placement:
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.

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

VET Fee Help:  This course is NOT eligible for VET Fee Help.

Please note that due to varying delivery strategies the Geraldton Campus will NOT be taking new enrolments in this course in Semester 2.  However, our Northam Campus WILL BE taking Semester 2 enrolments.

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:
-
Aged Care Activity Worker
- Care Service Team Leader
- Care Supervisor (Aged Care)
- Community Care Worker

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Community Services

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Northam
Duration

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

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
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
Coordinate services for older peopleCHCAGE003AVC89
Deliver care services using a palliative approachCHCPAL001AVB56
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryCHCCCS006AVC70
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsCHCADV001AVC96
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Implement interventions with older people at riskCHCAGE004AVC88
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Meet personal support needsCHCCCS011AVC66
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Support relationships with carers and familiesCHCCCS025AVC54
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007AVC13
Implement falls prevention strategiesCHCAGE002AVC90
Provide loss and grief supportCHCCCS017AVC60
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Northam
Duration

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

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
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:
-
Aged Care Activity Worker
- Care Service Team Leader
- Care Supervisor (Aged Care)
- Community Care Worker

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Community Services

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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
Coordinate services for older peopleCHCAGE003AVC89
Deliver care services using a palliative approachCHCPAL001AVB56
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryCHCCCS006AVC70
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsCHCADV001AVC96
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Implement interventions with older people at riskCHCAGE004AVC88
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Meet personal support needsCHCCCS011AVC66
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Support relationships with carers and familiesCHCCCS025AVC54
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007AVC13
Implement falls prevention strategiesCHCAGE002AVC90
Provide loss and grief supportCHCCCS017AVC60
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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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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 C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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