CQ University Australia

Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015

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Bundaberg, Cairns, Gladstone, Mackay, Noosa, Rockhampton, Townsville

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 CQ University Australia

  • $325*

  • Compare

  • Gov. subsidised (QLD)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Online

    • Anytime

    • Self paced (18 months)

    • Online

    Online Self paced (18 months)

  • Bundaberg

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Cairns

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Gladstone

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Mackay

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Noosa

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Rockhampton

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Townsville

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $2,535*

  • Compare

  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Online

    • Anytime

    • Self paced (18 months)

    • Online

    Online Self paced (18 months)

  • Bundaberg

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Cairns

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Gladstone

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Mackay

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Noosa

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Rockhampton

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • Townsville

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

*Verified June 27, 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
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
120 hours

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • 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 CQ University Australia, 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

  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
    CHCDIS007

  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    CHCPAL001

  • Assist clients with medication
    HLTHPS006

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
    HLTINF001

Course Provider

Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) Capricornia, it was awarded full university status in 1992, and now has more than 30,000 students spread across 25 campuses and locations Australia-wide.

Registered
2014
Courses
170
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions