CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
Do you have a passion for caring and assisting people to stay in their own home? Do you love interacting with and helping people? Do you want to work in one of the fastest growing industries in Australia? The Certificate III in Individual Support will help you start you career as a Residential care worker! The possibilities are endless, the healthcare system in Australia encourages people to stay in their own home with the support of a care worker.
What will I learn?
As a support learner you will learn how to create and follow individualised plans to provide person-centred care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason in both community and individual settings. Your work will involve using discretion and judgement in relation to individualised care and ensuring client’s health needs are being met. This includes personal, domestic, social and respite care.
What are the career opportunities?
There are a fast range of employment opportunities and careers in the health and administration fields. Some job titles include:
- Residential care worker
- Personal care worker
- Respite care worker
- Disability care worker
Is there any work placement?
120 hours of work placement is expected to complete your training. Adept Training will coordinate work placements for students wherever possible; candidates are encouraged to find their own placement. Please note that Police checks are required for undergoing placement. We have paired up with some of the best in the business to provide you with clinical work experience.
Is the course face to face or distance?
BOTH! Our courses are delivered through flexible, blended learning. Under the supervision and mentoring of your trainer you will be required to attend face to face classes and also complete some units at your own pace.
Units of Competency
There are a total of 13 units that make up the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support; 7 core units and 6 electives. For those students selecting First Aid as an elective unit, there is an additional fee of $150. These units are delivered through a blended face to face learning and distance education method. Please note that you will need access to a computer, internet, email, Microsoft and Adobe to complete your distance units. Depending on the career you would like to peruse, you are able to choose the electives relevant to your area of interest/s.
This course requires you to have a good understanding of written, verbal and spoken English and maths (knows as language, literacy and numeracy 'LLN'). All students who enrol in a course are required to undertake Adept Training's LLN assessment.
Please note all students are required to provide the following documents on enrolment:
- Completed enrolment form
- USI Number
- Photo ID
- Proof of Residency (Birth Certificate, Passport, Green Medicare Card or Citizenship Certificate)
- Language, literacy and numeracy assessment
- Emergency contact
There are currently no dates available for this course.