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Certificate IV in Ageing Support

National ID: CHC43015 | State ID: AWM9

 

Training Package Version:Release 2

Are you passionate about improving your service delivery to your Aged Care clients? Are you looking for a career boost?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Ageing Support you will be ready to work in the Aged Care workplace in a more informed and confident manner and provide excellent care for your clients. This qualification will provide with you with an excellent understanding of consumer directed care and will allow you to provide better services to your clients and the organisations you work for. You will gain advanced skills in client care and planning, navigating legal and ethical considerations in an Aged Care workplace and an increased knowledge of falls prevention and other complex health issues.

Work Placement

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

Additional Resources

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

Pre-Enrolment @Northam/Kalgoorlie

Our Kalgoorlie and Northam Campuses oly offer this qualification via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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This course IS NOT eligible for VET FEE-HELP.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a:
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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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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Northam
Duration

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

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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
Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategiesCHCDIS004AVC16
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approachCHCDIS009AVC11
Implement falls prevention strategiesCHCAGE002AVC90
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
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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
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available Semester 1, 2018
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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.

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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
Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategiesCHCDIS004AVC16
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approachCHCDIS009AVC11
Implement falls prevention strategiesCHCAGE002AVC90
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 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 2018 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 2018 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

Qualification level

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Available Semester 2, 2018
1
Available Semester 1, 2018
Fee Type Course Fee Resource Fee Total Fee
Priority Skills $2,908.75 $212.49 $3,121.24

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