Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

National ID: CHC33015
State ID: AB71
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Alzheimer’s WA

Alzheimer’s WA offers this foundation course for beginning your Aged Care career at our newly refurbished modern Training College in Shenton Park, (Includes access to specialised library resources).

The face to face training is conducted over 14 weeks in the classroom (equivalent of full time study) with an additional minimum of 140 hours of workplace experience which will be organised by Alzheimer’s WA on your behalf, including the opportunity to work in one of our specialised dementia respite houses in Perth.  (Part time study options are available for existing workers.)

Our course has a strong emphasis on understanding a person centred approach to care, in particular for those living with dementia.  You will have the opportunity to learn from experienced professionals and expert guest speakers.

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT) program for both Job Seekers and Existing Workers.

Contact us today on 9388 2800 or education@alzheimerswa.org.au

Course description

Alzheimer’s WA offers this foundation course for beginning your Aged Care career at our newly refurbished modern Training College in Shenton Park, (Includes access to specialised library resources).

The face to face training is conducted over 14 weeks in the classroom (equivalent of full time study) with an additional minimum of 140 hours of workplace experience which will be organised by Alzheimer’s WA on your behalf, including the opportunity to work in one of our specialised dementia respite houses in Perth.  (Part time study options are available for existing workers.)

Our course has a strong emphasis on understanding a person centred approach to care, in particular for those living with dementia.  You will have the opportunity to learn from experienced professionals and expert guest speakers.

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT) program for both Job Seekers and Existing Workers.

Contact us today on 9388 2800 or education@alzheimerswa.org.au

Campus locations

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Private
My Flex Training

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Home and Community) Dual Specialisation provides you with an entry level qualification into the Health, Home and Community and Aged Care Sector. You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged and home community care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety. My Flex Training provide all the necessary equipment for you to learn with and practice on whilst being supported by your trainer.

Delivered face to face under PIT Program.

Course description

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Home and Community) Dual Specialisation provides you with an entry level qualification into the Health, Home and Community and Aged Care Sector. You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged and home community care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety. My Flex Training provide all the necessary equipment for you to learn with and practice on whilst being supported by your trainer.

Delivered face to face under PIT Program.

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
West Australian Institute of Further Studies

Course description

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Caring in the home and community</h3>
<p>Support people that need it the most in a career as an <strong>aged care assistant</strong>. This course specialises in providing in demand <strong>home and community support services</strong> and also supports relationships with, a wide range of people, including <strong>carers and families</strong>.   </p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Work effectively in the <strong>aged care industry</strong></li>
<li>Caring for the <strong>elderly and</strong> enabling them to maintain independence</li>
<li>Understanding and supporting people with <strong>dementia</strong></li>
<li><strong>Safety</strong> procedures and <strong>ethical</strong> behaviour</li>
<li><strong>Infection control</strong> practices</li>
<li>Working with <strong>cultural diversity</strong></li>
<li><strong>Workplace health and safety</strong></li>
</ul>
<h4>Want to find out more about this industry?</h4>
<p>Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise in our Community Services Facebook page.</p>
<p class="btn btn-primary d-table"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/communityservicessmtafe">Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page</a></p>
<h4>Is this the right course for you?</h4>
<p>Have you got what it takes to be successful in this career? Our Core Skills guide lists the skills and attributes necessary to study and work in this field.</p>
<p class="btn btn-primary d-table"><a data-entity-substitution="media" data-entity-type="media" data-entity-uuid="307f5c1c-8922-4530-87d0-26602579e94e" href="https://www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/sites/default/files/2021-04/Inform…; target="_blank" title="INFORMED CHOICES - CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)">See the Core Skills required (279 KB) <span class="sr-only">(PDF document - opens in a new tab)</span><i class="far fa-file-pdf" aria-hidden="true"></i> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee)</em> if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

Course description

<h3>Caring in the home and community</h3>
<p>Support people that need it the most in a career as an <strong>aged care assistant</strong>. This course specialises in providing in demand <strong>home and community support services</strong> and also supports relationships with, a wide range of people, including <strong>carers and families</strong>.   </p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Work effectively in the <strong>aged care industry</strong></li>
<li>Caring for the <strong>elderly and</strong> enabling them to maintain independence</li>
<li>Understanding and supporting people with <strong>dementia</strong></li>
<li><strong>Safety</strong> procedures and <strong>ethical</strong> behaviour</li>
<li><strong>Infection control</strong> practices</li>
<li>Working with <strong>cultural diversity</strong></li>
<li><strong>Workplace health and safety</strong></li>
</ul>
<h4>Want to find out more about this industry?</h4>
<p>Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise in our Community Services Facebook page.</p>
<p class="btn btn-primary d-table"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/communityservicessmtafe">Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page</a></p>
<h4>Is this the right course for you?</h4>
<p>Have you got what it takes to be successful in this career? Our Core Skills guide lists the skills and attributes necessary to study and work in this field.</p>
<p class="btn btn-primary d-table"><a data-entity-substitution="media" data-entity-type="media" data-entity-uuid="307f5c1c-8922-4530-87d0-26602579e94e" href="https://www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/sites/default/files/2021-04/Inform…; target="_blank" title="INFORMED CHOICES - CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)">See the Core Skills required (279 KB) <span class="sr-only">(PDF document - opens in a new tab)</span><i class="far fa-file-pdf" aria-hidden="true"></i> <i class="fas fa-external-link-alt" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee)</em> if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

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<p>Caring in the home and community<br />
When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support you'll be on your way to a career as an aged care assistant.  <br />
This course specialises in providing home and community support services and also supports relationships with carers and families.   <br />
You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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<p>Caring in the home and community<br />
When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support you'll be on your way to a career as an aged care assistant.  <br />
This course specialises in providing home and community support services and also supports relationships with carers and families.   <br />
You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

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