This course is perfect for anyone wanting to enter the Community Services sector and work to support ageing individuals in a range of situations such as Residential Aged Care facilities, Nursing homes, Hospitals or Community-Based Organisations.
Find out more about this rewarding community service course in the tabs below.
Start a rewarding career and support the ageing by completing the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing Specialisation).
This course is perfect for the entry-level worker who wants to learn how to support ageing individuals through the provision of a range of services in a variety of setting including Residential Aged Care Facilities, Nursing Homes, Hospitals and Community-Based Organisations.
You will gain the knowledge and confidence required to support people with complex needs and provide person-centred care that meets their individual needs.
This interactive and supportive course includes extensive trainer support from industry experts to help you achieve your goals.
The course is delivered through a combination of online training in addition to face-to-face classrooms.
There is also a number of highly practical components contained within the course that you will learn during the face-to-face training. These practical hands-on activities will provide you with the required skills to properly care and manage the needs of the ageing within a variety of locations.
You can also attend daily online live virtual classes and live chat sessions to enhance your learning via interaction with industry expert trainers and presenters, as well as interacting with your fellow students.
You will learn the strategies and skills needed to support ageing clients in the community.
Community Services is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia with an estimated 50,000+ new jobs to be created within the industry by 2020 (Source: joboutlook.gov.au).
Some of our articles discussing job opportunities in the sector include “Want to Start a Career in Community Services?” and “Working in the Community Services sector- the diversity of roles“.
After completing this qualification you may like to continue on to complete further study within the Community Services Sector such as the CHCSS00069 Advocacy Skill Set, CHC32015 Certificate III in Community, CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services or the CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services. Our Diploma courses also provide credit towards University via formal agreements with Western Sydney University and the University of Southern Queensland.
A number of units in this qualification are also contained in our other Community Services and Counselling courses. Our team are happy to discuss credits which apply across courses, reducing the time and cost to you of attaining further qualifications.
Tuition Fees & Payment Options
How do I Enrol?
There are 13 subjects in this course. You will be supported throughout, depending on your enrolment method, via a combination of direct trainer support, online eLearning, live and recorded web-tutorials and forums aimed at supporting individual needs. Trainer support is also available after hours.
|Communicate and work in health or community services||CHCCOM005|
|Work with diverse people||CHCDIV001|
|Recognise healthy body systems||HLTAAP001|
|Work legally and ethically||CHCLEG001|
|Provide first aid||HLTAID003|
|Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation||HLTAID001|
|Follow safe work practices for direct client care||HLTWHS002|
|Meet personal support needs||CHCCCS011|
|Support independence and wellbeing||CHCCCS023|
|Facilitate the empowerment of older people||CHCAGE001|
|Provide individualised support||CHCCCS015|
|Provide support to people living with dementia||CHCAGE005|
|Provide loss and grief support||CHCCCS017|
The below images show an example timetable for the CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services Course illustrating the availability of webinars and online group participation. You will always be able to access your trainer via email, Skype or over the phone if you have any questions.