Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015)
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Estimated completion within 6 months, 120 hours work placement required.
Face to face delivery.
See our calendar for course dates.
$3,900 - payment options are available. Government funding is available, eligibility criteria applies.
WHAT IS CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT?
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
WHAT ARE THE GRADUATE JOB OPPORTUNITIES?
Completing a Certificate III in Individual Support can potentially lead to a variety of employment opportunities.
These can include:
- Care assistant / worker
- Community / Disability support worker
- In-home respite care worker / giver
- Nursing assistant
- School support officer (working with children with disabilities)
- Support worker
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS005 Conduct manual tasks safely
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability