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  • Learning MethodOnline + Work Placement
  • IntakesNow Open
  • LocationsAustralia Wide
  • Duration12 Months Max
    120 HR WP

Course Overview

This online course is a Nationally Recognised Qualification in Individual Support

If you are looking to kickstart your career as a Care Worker, the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) by Open Colleges is the course for you.

Since the course is a nationally recognised qualification, it will open up a lot of different care work opportunities.

You will cover important topics such as the human body, empowerment and effects of dementia.

Subjects covered in this course include:  Providing individualised support, support independence and wellbeing and many more. Please find a full list of subjects further below.

Please Note: There is a 120 hour work placement requirement for this course.

At the completion of this course, you will be provided a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) by Integrated Care & Management Training Pty Ltd (Provider number: 90197).

Enquire now to start your journey as a care worker.

Job Outcomes

  • Care worker
  • Assistant in nursing and care
  • Home care assistant
  • Support worker

Prerequisite & Entry Criteria

There are no formal education entry requirements for this course.

  • Minimum age: 16
  • English: Year 10 level


Work Placement: 120 hours

HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS015 – Provide individualised support
CHCCOM005 – Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCLEG001 – Work legally and ethically
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
HLTHPS006 – Assist clients with medication*
CHCCCS009 – Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families
CHCHCS001 – Provide home and community support services


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Fees for this course depend on the payment method and any existing promotions available with Open Colleges.

Always remember to enquire about any:

  • Government funding
  • Discounts
  • Payment Plans

which may be available.

About the Institution

Open Colleges (RTO 90796) is an Australian education market leader with over 100 years of experience. Now an online learning market leader, Open Colleges has the tools and techniques to suit each individual.