Certificate III in Individual Support

Certificate III in individual support (aged care) course is designed equip you with the skill needed to provide care and support for the elderly people to enable them to lead an independent and hence a dignified life. Cert 3 aged care is best suited for people who wish to make an entry into the community support and health care services industry. It is also equally suitable for those

professionals who are already working in this sector and wish to enhance their knowledge and skills in this area through structured courses and qualifications. During these certificate III in aged care, the workers would follow an individualized plan for supporting and providing care to old or disabled people in a community or residential setting.

A large portion of the Australian population consists of the elders and senior. These people in such a phase of their life need proper attention. To do this, there is a need for caretakers and support workers. This need is being fulfilled through a program which provides few courses in aged care. The first and the most basic qualification is the Certificate III in Individual Support. This course provides a pathway to enter the aged care sector and gain employment in this field as a residential or aged care facility caretaker.

The students who take this course will learn to take care of the senior people. The course will teach all the basic necessities needed to work in an aged care facility as a caretaker as well as a community care worker. Moreover, you will also get the practical experience of the proper way of taking care of the aged. This course will make you ready to enter the aged care sector for a profession.

With the Certificate III in Individual Support for the aged, you will be introduced to working in the field of aged care. It is the minimum qualification to gain employment in the aged care sector and to begin your career in aged care.
Education: There are no formal entry requirements for this course. No particular academic degree is required.

Age:Applicant must be at least 16 years of age. For applicants below the age of 18, the enrolment form for the course must be signed by a parent or guardian.
6 Core + 2 Elective = 8 Modules
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • Meet personal support needs
  • Provide individualised support
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Work legally and ethically
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Provide support to people living with dementia
  • Work with diverse people
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Support relationships with carers and families
  • Provide home and community support services
  • Assist clients with medication
  • Facilitate responsible behaviour
The Certificate III in Individual Support provides employment opportunities in the following roles:
  • Aged Care Worker
  • Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
  • Carer and Aide
  • Community Care Worker
  • Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
  • Residential Care Officer
  • Support Worker
And much more...
GREAT NEWS!!! This qualification attracts funding assistance for eligible persons!!!
This may include Traineeships/Apprenticeships, Centrelink/DHS payments and Government funding contracts (depending on your state/territory eligibility), with most funding options having very little cost to you as the student!!

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact us today or Call us at (08) 6245 1212.
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