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

Course Overview

Accreditation: Nationally Recognised Qualification

Career Opportunities:

  • Community Care Worker
  • Home Care Assistant


This online course in Individual Support is designed for anyone looking to work as a carer within residential homes and the community.

Topics covered in this course include: safe work practices, working in health and community services, and much more. Please find a full list of units further below.

Upon completion of this course, you will be issued with a CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community) 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

Enquire now to find out more about this course!


Job Outcomes

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Assistant
  • Care Service Employee
  • Care Worker
  • Client Assistant
  • Community Access Coordinator
  • Community Care Worker
  • Community House Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)
  • Food Services Deliverer
  • Home Care Assistant
  • In-Home Respite Worker
  • Nurse’s Aide
  • Planned Activity Assistant
  • Residential Aide
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • 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.


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


CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCHCS001 – Provide home and community support services
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid*
CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCMHS001 – Work with people with mental health issues


Funding and payment plans may be available depending on eligibility. Enquire now to find out more!

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)