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CHC33015 - CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT

National Code CHC33015
CRICOS code NIL
Duration  52 weeks (incl. holidays)
Intake Dates   
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Support workers apply their special skills in the community and/or residential settings. They follow an individualised plans to provide person-centred assistance to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
This special work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own actions.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work in at least one aged care, home and community, disability or community service organisation.

Qualification recognition: This qualification is based on the principles, guidelines and standards set by the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and has national recognition.

Study Mode: Classroom Based, Traineeship and School Based Apprenticeship and Traineeship

Work Placement: Mandatory 120 hours (3 weeks)

Employment settings might include Aged Care, Hospice, Nursing and Community Services.

Possible job roles include:

  • nursing support
  • personal care worker

 

Certificate III in Individual Support comprises of 13 units: 7 core units and 6 elective units.

Core Units

HLTAAP001       Recognise healthy body systems

CHCLEG001      Work legally and ethically

CHCCOM005    Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001       Work with diverse people

CHCCCS023     Support independence and well being

CHCCCS015     Provide individualised support

HLTWHS002     Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units

CHCHCS001     Provide home and community support services

CHCADV001     Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

CHCCCS011    Meet personal support needs

CHCAGE005    Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS025    Support relationships with carers and families

CHCAGE001    Facilitate the empowerment of older people

 

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Domestic students please see the "Domestic" tab below for more information.

 

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ELIGIBILITY FOR GOVERNMENT FUNDING

Students eligible for the Skills First program can receive State government-subsidised tuition.

For more assistance and to view eligibility requirements, view the Victorian Training Guarantee information page.

APPLY NOW: Contact our team at domestic@rgit.edu.au or call (03) 9662 8022 to begin your application.

 

 

CREDIT TRANSFER

If you have already completed units of competencies previously for the course you are applying for, you may be eligible for a Credit Transfer. You will need to apply in writing by completing the Credit Transfer Application Form and attach a verified transcript, Award or Statement of Attainment.

 

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)

If you believe you already have some of the competencies in the course you are applying for, you may apply for (RPL. An essential requirement of RPL is providing thorough evidence that you currently have the required competencies.

You will need to apply in writing by completing the RPL Application Form.

 

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