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  • Gain a nationally recognised community services qualification respected by industry.

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
Disability Specialisation

CHC33015 Certificate III in
Individual Support
Disability Specialisation

This course is perfect for entry-level workers seeking to provide personal support to individuals through a person-centred approach in a variety of settings, including residential facilities, home care, nursing homes, hospitals, and community or disability-based organisations.

Find out more about this rewarding course in the tabs below.

Course Overview
Course Structure

Overview:

Start a rewarding career and support the disabled with the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability Specialisation).  

You will gain the knowledge and confidence required to support people with complex needs and provide person-centred care to meet individuals needs.

This course includes extensive trainer support from industry experts, delivered via a combination of online and face-to-face sessions. The hands-on components take place in the face-to-face sessions and will provide you with the skills required to properly care for and manage the needs of people with disabilities.

You will also learn to:

  • Communicate and work in the health or community services
  • Work with diverse people
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Work legally and ethically
  • Provide first aid
  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Provide individualised support
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • Contribute to the ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • Support community participation and social inclusion

Career Opportunities:

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“.

Job Roles Include:

  • Disability Support worker
  • Support worker
  • Personal Carer
  • Personal care worker
  • Direct care worker
  • Home help worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Respite worker
  • National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) service provider

Qualification Pathways

After completing this course, other studies which may be of interest could include 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 subjects in course are also contained in other Community Services and Counselling courses. Our team can discuss which credits apply across courses, reducing the time and cost to you of attaining further qualifications.

Subject list for CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability Specialisation)

There are 13 subjects in this course.

Unit/Subject Code 
Work with diverse people CHCDIV001
Recognise healthy body systems HLTAAP001
Communicate and work in health or community services CHCCOM005
Work legally and ethically CHCLEG001
Support relationships with carers and families CHCCCS025
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients CHCADV001
Follow safe work practices for direct client care HLTWHS002
Support independence and wellbeing CHCCCS023
Provide individualised support CHCCCS015
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007
Follow established person-centred behaviour supports CHCDIS002
Contribute to the ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach CHCDIS001
Support community participation and social inclusion CHCDIS003

Blended Learning

Blended Learning combines the flexibility of online learning with the practical support of face-to-face (only available for certain courses), or live training via web tutorials, online forums and interactive e-learning.

Find Out More

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.

Monday
1-2pm Online Training
Strong communities strategies: Learning from failure
8am
10am
Noon
2pm
4pm
6pm
9-11am Live Chat
Open questions

 

Tuesday

2-3pm Online Training
Welcome to our new students
8am
10am
Noon
2pm
4pm
6pm
10-11am Online Training
Case study practical: Complexity of clients
3-5pm Live Chat
Open questions

 

Wednesday
1-2pm Online Training
Meetings
8am
10am
Noon
2pm
4pm
6pm
9-11am Live Chat
Open questions

 

Thursday
1-3pm Live Chat
Open questions
8am
10am
Noon
2pm
4pm
6pm
10-11am Online Training
Discussing placement
3-4pm Online Training
Welcome to new students

Friday

Friday
1-2pm Online Training
Assessment questions
8am
10am
Noon
2pm
4pm
6pm
9-11am Live Chat
Open questions

This course is perfect for entry-level workers seeking to provide personal support to individuals through a person-centred approach in a variety of settings, including residential facilities, home care, nursing homes, hospitals, and community or disability-based organisations.

Find out more about this rewarding course in the tabs below.

Course Overview Course Overview

Overview:

Start a rewarding career and support the disabled with the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability Specialisation).  

You will gain the knowledge and confidence required to support people with complex needs and provide person-centred care to meet individuals needs.

This course includes extensive trainer support from industry experts, delivered via a combination of online and face-to-face sessions. The hands-on components take place in the face-to-face sessions and will provide you with the skills required to properly care for and manage the needs of people with disabilities.

You will also learn to:

  • Communicate and work in the health or community services
  • Work with diverse people
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Work legally and ethically
  • Provide first aid
  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Provide individualised support
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • Contribute to the ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • Support community participation and social inclusion

Career Opportunities:

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“.

Job Roles Include:

  • Disability Support worker
  • Support worker
  • Personal Carer
  • Personal care worker
  • Direct care worker
  • Home help worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Respite worker
  • National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) service provider

Qualification Pathways

After completing this course, other studies which may be of interest could include 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 subjects in course are also contained in other Community Services and Counselling courses. Our team can discuss which credits apply across courses, reducing the time and cost to you of attaining further qualifications.

Course Structure Course Structure

Subject list for CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability Specialisation)

There are 13 subjects in this course.

Unit/Subject Code 
Work with diverse people CHCDIV001
Recognise healthy body systems HLTAAP001
Communicate and work in health or community services CHCCOM005
Work legally and ethically CHCLEG001
Support relationships with carers and families CHCCCS025
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients CHCADV001
Follow safe work practices for direct client care HLTWHS002
Support independence and wellbeing CHCCCS023
Provide individualised support CHCCCS015
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007
Follow established person-centred behaviour supports CHCDIS002
Contribute to the ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach CHCDIS001
Support community participation and social inclusion CHCDIS003

Follow our easy online application process.

Get Started Now! Get Started Now!

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