Kick start your career in aged care with the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing). This entry level qualification is for anyone who wants to work in the aged care industry.
This program is ideal if you are looking for a career change, you are re-entering the workforce or you just want a meaningful and rewarding career in an expanding industry area.
You could be one of the many aged care workers who make a valuable contribution to the daily lives of many thousands of older people across Australia.
The qualification will provide you with the training necessary for entry level positions. You will learn how to provide individualised support for the elderly, recognise healthy body systems, work with diverse people, support independence and wellbeing, work legally and ethically and follow safe work practices when working with clients.
Practical application of skills and knowledge in an aged care service is required for successful completion of this qualification.
Possible job outcomes include assistant in nursing, care worker, care service employee, personal care assistant, community care worker, support worker.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.