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Certificate III In Aged Care

Is this Course for me?

Start your career supporting the elderly with our Certificate III in Aged Care.

If you want to work in aged care, this course will introduce you to key skills and knowledge to carry out activities to maintain personal care and other activities for people in an aged care setting.

Career Pathways

  • Assistant in nursing
  • Care assistant
  • Community care worker
  • In-home respite worker
  • Field officer
  • Personal care giver
  • Support worker

Course Details

Timeframe

6-12 months.

Attendance

Full-time.

Delivery Method

Delivered in 2-day face-to-face workshops every week.

Pre-requisites

Nil.

Course Materials

All materials are provided including workbooks.

Required

Access to internet and email.

Student Support

Expert trainer, online tutorials and study workshops, dedicated Training Coordinator support via email and phone.

Units of Study

There are 14 units to be completed in this aged care qualification - 10 core and four (4) elective units in accordance with the packaging rules.

Core

  • CHCAC317A Support older people to maintain their independence
  • CHCAC318B Work effectively with older people
  • CHCAC319A Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCS411C Work effectively in the community sector
  • CHCICS301B Provide support to meet personal care needs
  • CHCICS302B Participate in the implementation of individualised plans
  • CHCICS303A Support individual health and emotional well being
  • CHCWHS312A Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work
  • CHCPA301B Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context

Electives

  • HLTFA311A Apply first aid
  • CHCDIS301A Work effectively with people with a disability
  • CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
  • CHCDIS322A Support community participation
  • HLTCSD306C Respond effectively to difficult or challenging behaviour
  • HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
  • BSBINM201A Process and maintain workplace information
  • BSBWOR204A Use business technology
  • HCCS311D Deliver and monitor services to clients
  • HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures

More Information

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