Box Hill Institute

Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015

Elgar

Learn how to deliver a personalised care plan with confidence in a range of support settings, from ageing through to disability.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Individual Support with Box Hill Institute

  • $1,542*

    + $400 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Elgar

    • January 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Elgar

    • July 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $7,364*

    + $400 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Elgar

    • January 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Elgar

    • July 2018

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Language literacy and numeracy, Basic computer skills, Information session

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
120 hours

Course Overview

Gain the essential skills and knowledge to care and support older people living in both residential aged care facilities and their own homes.

You will gain valuable communication skills as well as knowledge required to provide physical and psychosocial support for older people who may be living with dementia and/or other illnesses.

You will understand and comply with accreditation requirements in the aged and community care sector and how to offer outstanding customer service and support to older people.

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Service Employee
  • Care Worker
  • Client Assistant
  • Community Access Coordinator
  • Community House Worker
  • Disability Service Officer
  • Family Support Worker
  • Field Officer (Community Services)
  • Food Services Deliverer
  • In Home Respite Worker
  • Nurse’s Aide
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • School Support Officer (Disability)
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Transport Support Worker
  • Home care assistant
  • Care assistant
  • Residential aide
  • Planned activity assistant
  • Community care worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Individual Support with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 13 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

7 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Provide individualised support
    CHCCCS015

  • Support independence and wellbeing
    CHCCCS023

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Recognise healthy body systems
    HLTAAP001

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Elective Units

6 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
    CHCAGE001

  • Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCAGE005

  • Meet personal support needs
    CHCCCS011

  • Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCCS025

  • Provide home and community support services
    CHCHCS001

  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    CHCPAL001

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
334
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions