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  • Learning MethodOnline + Work Placement
  • IntakesNow Open
  • LocationsAustralia Wide
  • DurationMax 12 Months
    120 HR WP

Course Overview

This online course is a Nationally Recognised Qualification in Individual Support (Disability)

If you are looking to start working with people with disabilities, Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) by Open Colleges is the right course for you.

A career in disability is rewarding as you will be helping empower individuals in need.

Topics covered in this online Disability course include: Health body systems, Empowerment of people with disability, Community participation and much more. Please find a full list of subjects for Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) listed further below.

At the completion of this course, you will be provided a Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) by Open Colleges Pty Ltd (RTO: 90796).

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

Enquire now to find out more about this disability course!

Job Outcomes

  • Disability Support Worker
  • Care Assistant
  • Residential Care Officer

Prerequisite & Entry Criteria

  • 16 Years of age
  • Year 10 level English
  • Access to computing and internet


Work Placement: 120 hours

HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
CHCDIS007 – Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
CHCDIS002 – Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
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
CHCDIS003 – Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS001 – Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS009 – Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCDIS004 – Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies


Enquire now to find out more about this Disability Support course.

Fees for Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) depend on the payment method and any existing promotions available with Open Colleges.

Always remember to enquire about any:

Government funding
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.