Hunter TAFE

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CHC43015

Glendale, Gosford

This certificate prepares you for work in home care, community care or an aged care facility with the skills and knowledge to prepare you for a supervisory or team leader role.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Ageing Support with Hunter TAFE

  • TBA*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Glendale

    • February 1, 2017

    • Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (12 months)

  • Gosford

    • February 14, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Glendale

    • February 1, 2017

    • Part time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (12 months)

  • Gosford

    • February 14, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

*Verified January 22, 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
Check with Provider

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

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
  • Assistant Hostel Supervisor
  • Care Team Leader
  • Community Program Coordinator
  • Day Activity Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)
  • Personal care giver
  • Personal care worker
  • Care supervisor
  • Residential care officer
  • Personal care assistant

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Ageing Support with Hunter TAFE, 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 18 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

15 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
    CHCADV001

  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
    CHCAGE001

  • Coordinate services for older people
    CHCAGE003

  • Implement interventions with older people at risk
    CHCAGE004

  • Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCAGE005

  • Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
    CHCCCS006

  • Meet personal support needs
    CHCCCS011

  • Support independence and wellbeing
    CHCCCS023

  • Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCCS025

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCLEG003

  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    CHCPAL001

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • Recognise healthy body systems
    HLTAAP001

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Show leadership in the workplace
    BSBMGT401

  • Implement falls prevention strategies
    CHCAGE002

  • Administer and monitor medications
    HLTHPS007

Course Provider

Hunter TAFE is one of the largest and oldest TAFE institutes in NSW. It's one of 10 large institutes that provide TAFE coverage across NSW, and offers vocational training and higher education to Australian and international students from 15 campuses throughout the Hunter.

It also provides a range of student services including careers, counselling, pathways and disability services. It also offers onsite accommodation at the Kurri Kurri and Muswellbrook campuses.

Campus locations include Belmont, Cessnock, Glendale, Gosford, Hamilton, Newcastle, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Ourimbah, Scone, Singleton, Tomaree and Wyong.

Registered
1998
Courses
568
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions