CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support


This qualification will provide you with the skills and experience in order to learn and maintain an individual’s well being through personal care and other activities of good living. You will learn the techniques required  to provide services to individuals with complex needs, and work with groups of older people.

Individuals will learn about leadership and how to effectively lead teams and responsibilities involved, quantity and quality of outputs.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work, as detailed in the assessment requirements of the units of competency.


Career opportunities for this role include:

  • Care Supervisor / Team Leader
  • Hostel supervisor
  • Personal Care Worker
  • Community Support Worker
  • Service Coordinator
  • Aged Care
  • Home and Community Care


Delivery modes

Blended Learning (combination of class based and Zoom sessions) – In order to meet NSW Health recommendations on social distancing in the workplace, Essential Skills Training has adopted a blended learning approach. Theory based units will be delivered as online Zoom sessions. Practical units that require the physical demonstration/observation of skills will still be scheduled as in-class workshops. All students will be scanned with a non-contact infrared thermometer upon arrival. Classrooms and thoroughfares are regularly sanitized with risk management practices in place to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all staff and students. (Next intake 2021)

Distance Learning –  Learning materials and assessments are issued to students in hard copy or via email to study in their own space with access to trainers and administration support via; phone, email or scheduled support sessions.

Online – Enrol at anytime! Students can access learning materials and submit their assessments via our online learning management system (Axcelerate). Support will be offered via ZOOM web conference sessions, and monthly phone support from a dedicated trainer.


Pre-entry requirements
A competent level of literacy and numeracy is required to complete this qualification.

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Full course cost – $5,000
NSW Smart and Skilled Subsidised – $240 up to $2,320
VIC Skills First

* Payment plans are available


Upcoming Courses

Course Start Date Course End Date Location
20/05/2021 30/10/2022 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
24/08/2021 30/01/2023 Essential Skills Training and Recruitment
04/11/2021 30/05/2023 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.
BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management
CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services