CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Course code: CHC43015
Course length: 39 weeks
Career outcomes: accommodation support worker; hostel supervisor; personal care worker; care supervisor; social programs coordinator; care team leader; residential care worker; day activity worker; support worker   Pre-requisite: Please note there are no pre-requisites attached to these units, however to achieve this qualification the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work (three weeks practical in a consecutive block) as detailed in the assessment requirements of the units of competency.
Campus: Main Campus


Overview

This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities within defined organisation guidelines and plans. These workers carry out activities related to maintaining an individual’s well being through personal care and/or other activities of living, may provide services to individuals with complex needs, and/or work with groups of older people, report to service managers and liaise with professionals and other service providers, and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of other workers.

This course has been developed under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF) and is a nationally recognised course.

NOTE: Students studying this course are required by law to obtain an Australian Police Check.

 

Students need to be 15 years old and are required to have reading, writing and comprehension skills equivalent to Year 10 pass level to successfully complete the Certificate level courses.

Should you feel you may not possess these literacy skills or have completed formal leaving certificate please contact us to discuss support arrangements.