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CHC33015
Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing)

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing)

44 weeks | Blended Learning | Evening or Daytime Classes
Enrolments Open | FREE*

Do you work within a community or residential setting, provide support to the ageing, disabled or who require care for some other reason and keen to gain an accredited qualification?

 

About 

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing) (CHC33015) course will give you the skills to use discretion and judgment when providing individual support while taking responsibility for your outputs. The course is ideal if you want to improve your factual, technical and procedural knowledge and theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices needed to provide person-centred support.

Entry requirements

Nil

Assessment Methods

  • Questioning (oral or written)
  • Portfolios, projects and reports
  • Workplace (observation/demonstration tasks)
  • Written assessments
  • Role plays
  • Research tasks
  • Third-party feedback
  • Self-reflection and evaluation

Delivery

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing) runs for 44 weeks (not including school, public holidays and practical placement),, which includes at least 120 hours of work placement.

Delivery Mode

Blended learning (Face to face at WCIG Footscray, online via Zoom).

Units of Study

To be eligible for the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability) students must successfully complete 7 core units and 4 units as listed in Group A electives – Ageing Specialisation and 5 units as listed in Group B electives – Disability Specialisation). Since the Group A and Group B electives has a common unit, Students must complete 15 units in total as listed below: 

Code Title
Core Units

CHCCCS015

Provide individualised support

CHCCCS023

Support independence and well being

CHCCOM005

Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

HLTAAP001

Recognise healthy body systems

HLTWHS002

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Group A electives – AGEING specialisation (4 units)

CHCAGE001

Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE005

Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS011

Meet personal support needs

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

Group B electives – DISABILITY specialisation (5 units)

CHCDIS001

Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach

CHCDIS002

Follow established person-centred behaviour supports

CHCDIS003

Support community participation and social inclusion

CHCDIS007

Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

*Course Fees

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Training services are provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments.

Individuals with disability are encouraged to access the training subsidised through the Skills First Program.

Enrolment in a government funded place may impact on your ability to access future government funding.

Further Information

Enrolments and enquiries welcome at any time, classes are ongoing and individually paced. If you don’t see a date or time that suits you, contact us to explore flexible learning options – including online learning.

Next Step

Interested in studying a Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing) with WCIG, but want more information? Our expert training team can answer any questions you have to help you make the next step.

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