july, 2021

13jul(jul 13)9:30 am04aug(aug 4)2:30 pmIntroduction to Care Support Work***Government Funded Course*** Training Location: ET Australia Training College, Gosford

Event Details

To help train the workforce of the future ET Australia Training College is offering the Introduction to Care Work program.

This fee-free introductory training program is available for school leavers, young people and job seekers, as part of the NSW Government’s Skilling for Recovery initiative. Eligibility criteria applies.

This program has been designed to provide students with introductory skills and knowledge required to work in the aged care and disability sectors. Students will learn how to work within legal and ethical frameworks and will learn the importance of communication and how to effectively apply these in community services settings.

Students will learn:

  • how to work with diverse people
  • the importance of communication and how to effectively apply these in community services settings
  • how to provide first aid

Within the context of a community services setting, students will learn how to:

  • Communicate effectively
  • Collaborate with colleagues
  • Address constraints to communication
  • Report problems
  • Complete workplace correspondence and documentation
  • Contribute to continuous improvement
  • Identify and respond to legal requirements
  • Identify and meet ethical responsibilities
Successful completion of this introductory program will start your preparation for work in aged care and disability settings. Overview
This program is also a valuable pathway into other community services roles as the foundation knowledge gained is very transferrable across different community services sectors.
The program will allow students to:
  • familiarise themselves with the aged care and disability sectors
  • become familiar with some of the terminology that will be used in a community services workplace
  • receive support and advice to see whether the type of entry-level roles within the aged and disability sectors are suitable prior to committing to employment and / or further study
  • achieve 2 units from the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support qualification

This training program is provided at no cost to eligible participants and is subsidised by the NSW Government under theSmart and Skilled initiative.


This program will run 2 days per week over a 3 week period.

Training Days: Tuesdays, Wednesdays

Dates: 13 July – 4 August 2021

Venue: ET Australia Training College, 125 Donnison Street, Gosford

Times: 9.30am to 2.30pm

Students are required to participate in all scheduled classes unless arranged otherwise with an ET Australia Training College Representative prior to commencement.

For more information Download the course flyer.

RTO ID 90084


July 13 (Tuesday) 9:30 am - August 4 (Wednesday) 2:30 pm


ET Australia Training College

125 Donnison Street, Gosford


ET Australia02 43231233 123 Donnison Street, Gosford, NSW, 2250