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  • Learning MethodOnline + Work Placement
  • IntakesNow Open
  • LocationsAustralia Wide
  • DurationUp to 12 Months
    120 Hours WP

Course Overview

Accreditation: Nationally Recognised Qualification

Key Career Opportunities:

  • Care Assistant
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Nurse’s Aide


Australia is experiencing a demographic change due to our ever-growing ageing population. Projections suggest that Australia’s population aged 65 yrs and older will account for 18.85% of the population in 2031.

This qualification will give you the skills and knowledge to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing. With the industry moving to follow individualised plans to provide a person-centred approach, you will learn how to tailor support, how to empower and communicate with clients, safe work practices and about the human body and supporting its healthy functioning

Topics covered in this course include: providing individualised support, working with diverse people and much more. Please find a detailed list of units further below.

Upon completion of this course, you will be issued with a CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) by Collaboration Learning (RTO: 52247).

There is 120 hours of supervised work placement required within an approved facility. A Working with vulnerable people check including a National Police Check will be required prior to commencing placement

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Job Outcomes

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Assistant
  • Client Assistant
  • Community Care Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)
  • Nurse’s Aide
  • Residential Aide
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Transport Support Worker

Prerequisite & Entry Criteria

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. It’s preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.

Students will need to obtain A Working with Vulnerable People Check and a National Police – both we will assist with.


Core Units

HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
CHCCOM005 – Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 – Work legally and ethically
CHCCCS015 – Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and wellbeing


CHCMHS001 – Work with people with mental health issues
CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
CHCAGE002 – Implement falls prevention strategies
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people


Fees for this course vary depending on eligibility and payment method.

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About the Institution

Kirana Colleges provides work-ready courses and qualifications. They aim to have their students reach their potential by equipping them with the skills and ‘can do’ attitude employers are looking for. Qualifications through Kirana Colleges are awarded by one of the following registered training organisations: Collaboration Learning Pty Ltd (RTO 52247) Maxis Solutions Pty Ltd (RTO 91428)