Certificate IV in Aged Care

If you are looking to enhance your career in aged care, cert 4 ageing support is the right choice for you. This course will help you hone your aged care skills to next higher level thus assuring you a rewarding career in health care and nursing industry. You may get opportunities to showcase your leadership skills and may a limited responsibility of the organization in supervisory roles. You will be working at an advanced and specialized level after learning the necessary skills within the legal and ethical standards of the health care industry.

You will be responsible for completing specialized tasks and functions of elderly care in home based or residential settings or in a community environment.Through this course, you will obtain the skills of facilitating individual service planning and delivery and supporting independence and wellbeing of clients. Cert iv ageing support course mandates completion of at least 120 hours of work placement in health service industry.

The aged and invalid individuals generally of old age might not be able to take care of themselves. This may additionally escalate their issues if they're not living with their family. Many elderly individuals suffer from dementia, Alzheimer and other problems of old age that may create more problems for them. Several aged care facilities may be found in the city however presently, there's a shortage of support staff to handle the old.

To improve this situation, there are programmes being run within the country at numerous places. One of the courses underneath this program is Certificate IV in Aged Care. These course successes the knowledge and skills that one receives in the Certificate III in Individual Support course and provides a deeper understanding. Through this course, the students can learn the way to provide attention and care to the aged and information regarding safety procedures and sensitivity.

With the Certificate IV in Aged Care, you will enhance your knowledge in the aged care sector and will be able to apply for more qualified jobs and gain better employment in this industry.
Education: No academic degree is required to take this course. However, the applicant must have a valid Certificate III in Individual Support with all the core units completed.

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.
11 Core + 4 Elective = 15 Modules
  • Provide services to older people with complex needs
  • Facilitate support responsive to the specific nature of dementia
  • Facilitate support for personal care needs
  • Facilitate individualised plans
  • Implement interventions with older people at risk of falls
  • Advocate for clients
  • Coordinate information systems
  • Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
  • Facilitate links with other services
  • Supervise work
  • Contribute to WHS processes
  • Apply First Aid
  • Undertake administrative work
  • Establish effective workplace relations
  • Process and maintain workplace information
The Certificate IV in Aged Care offers chances for employment in the following roles:
  • Assistant Aged Care Coordinator
  • Care Team Leader in Aged Care
  • Community Support Worker
  • Disability Participant Worker
  • In-home Respite Care
  • Personal Care Worker
  • Senior Community Care Worker
  • Service Coordinator
  • Transport Coordinator
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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