Certificate IV in Ageing Support

VET NATIONAL CODE: CHC43015

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duration

Course Duration

35 Weeks
location

Location

Mt Gravatt Campus Brisbane QLD
Blacktown Campus Sydney NSW
Hobart Campus Hobart TAS
price

Pricing
Off-Shore Int Student: $8,000 *
On-Shore Student Visa Holder: $6,000 *
Domestic/Citizen Student: TBA

* Materials Fee $500
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ABOUT THIS COURSE

This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

FAST COURSE GUIDE
National Code:
CHC43015
CRICOS Course Code:
090852K
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:
In class (NSW/QLD/TAS Campuses)
Assessment:
A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects.
Start dates:
Beginning of every month except April, August, December (Vacation)
Awarded by
RTO Code 41138
Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 18
15 core units
Plus 3 elective units
The elective units consist of 2 units from the electives listed
Of the 1 remaining units:
You can replace 1 of the electives with any other 2 subjects (Cert III / Cert IV / Diploma) offered within the school of community services
COURSE FORMAT

Core Subjects

CHCADV001
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE004
Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE003
Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE005
Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006
Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011
Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023
Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025
Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001
Deliver care services using palliative approach
CHCPRP001
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001
Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002
Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Subjects

HLTAID003
Provide first aid
CHCCOM005
Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV002
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Please note all electives are pre-selected by AIBT.
Academic requirement:
A minimum of Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.

Undergo a mandatory police clearance.
Undergo a manual handling course.
Obtain a Medical Clearance form their Doctor.
Complete the First Aid Course.
English requirement:
A minimum of IELTS 6.0 is required.
International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.
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Community Program Coordinator
Residential Care Worker
Support Worker (Community Services)
Care Supervisor
Accommodation Support Worker
Personal Care Worker
Personal Care Giver
Assistant Hostel Supervisor
Personal Care Assistant
Residential Care Officer
Day Activity Worker
Care Team Leader