CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

 

This is the ideal qualification for those looking for a career in Aged Care, Home and Community Care and Disability. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.

Career opportunities include:

  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Care Assistant/worker
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Community Care Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Disability Support Worker

 

Delivery Modes:

Essential Skills Training and Recruitment provide highly supportive learning environments. We host small groups with experienced and approachable trainers committed to having you complete the course.

Full Time (Job Seekers) – This program runs 3 days a week (face-to-face) over 18 weeks, here at our Warabrook training facility. Included in your course will be 2 blocks of work placement (a total of 135 hours – unpaid), which will be in your nominated area of choice; Aged Care or Disability.

Essential Skills Training and Recruitment will arrange the work experience placement for you. Workplace experience gives you the hands-on learning to practice the knowledge and skills you learnt in the training environment and provide you with an opportunity to showcase yourself to employers, giving you the best chance to secure employment at the end of the course.

Whilst there may be job opportunities available, Essential Skills Training and Recruitment does not guarantee employment.

Full-time commencement dates – Mon 01/02/2021, Wed 12/05/2021, Mon 09/08/2021


 

Employment Based (Existing workers) – This program is targeted at those already working in the Aged Care or Disability sector and runs 1 face-to-face workshop per month over 12 months, here at our Warabrook training facility.  

In order to achieve the 120 hours of compulsory work experience, you can use your current workplace to log the hours for this course, whilst supporting people to enhance their independence and well being.

Employment based commencement dates – Wed 17/02/2021, Fri 12/03/2021, Tue 15/06/2021, Fri 03/09/2021

 

Pre-entry requirements

A competent level of literacy and numeracy is required to complete this qualification.

To achieve this qualification, the student must undertake a minimum of 120 hours (employment based) or 135 hours (full-time) of work placement in a community setting where you will be assessed in the workplace in line with the assessment requirements of the units of competency.

 

For those enrolling in our Full Time (Job Seeker Course) you must also;

–  Be able to perform the physical requirements of the job e.g. manual handling.
–  Have the physical ability to be able to kneel on the floor to meet the assessment requirements of the first aid unit.
–  Be able to pass a Criminal Record Check before commencing the work experience placement. Essential Skills Training and Recruitment will process the criminal record checks at no additional cost.
–  If enrolling into the Disability Elective stream you must also obtain a Working with Children’s Check before commencing the work experience placement. This will be your responsibility to obtain. A Volunteer Worker Working with Children’s Check will be sufficient to cover you for your work experience placement, however please note that if you obtain employment in the sector, you will need to re-apply for a Paid Worker check, and this will be at your own expense.

 

Cost

Full course cost – $4,000
NSW Smart and Skilled Subsidised – $240 up to $1,750
VIC Skills First

* Payment plans are available

 

Full-time dates – Mon 01/02/2021, Wed 12/05/2021, Mon 09/08/2021

Employment-based dates – Wed 17/02/2021, Tue 15/06/2021, Fri 03/09/2021

 

Certificate III in Individual Support – (Ageing)

Upcoming Courses

Course Start Date Course End Date Location
25/11/2020 30/11/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
01/02/2021 10/05/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
17/02/2021 11/05/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
12/03/2021 26/05/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
12/05/2021 14/09/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
15/06/2021 30/08/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
09/08/2021 17/12/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
03/09/2021 30/11/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment

Certificate III in Individual Support – (Disability)

Upcoming Courses

Course Start Date Course End Date Location
01/02/2021 10/05/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
17/02/2021 11/05/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
12/03/2021 26/05/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
12/05/2021 14/09/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
15/06/2021 30/08/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
09/08/2021 17/12/2021 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
03/09/2021 30/11/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment

Further study

On completion of this qualification, you may like to further your education and job prospects by completing any of the following qualifications.

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability