There are 13 units of competency that must be successfully completed to achieve the qualification, CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support - Ageing, Home & Community, which includes 7 core units and 6 elective units.
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
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
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCHCS001 Provide home and community support services
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
Note: Elective units may vary depending on individual student requirements
First Nations people, people with a disability, and people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Candidates seeking to undertake this course must have:
- National Police Check – on commencement of this course all candidates are required to complete/have a current National Police Check within 36 months
- Immunisation Evidence – Students are required to complete the Alpine Health immunisation status form prior to Enrolment. Current COVID-19 Vaccination including 3rd dose/booster is a requirement.
- First Aid Certificate – Students must present a current First Aid certificate prior to Enrolment.
- Language, Literacy and Numeracy - Course applicants must complete a Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) test to ensure the required language, literacy and numeracy levels are met for the course.