CHC30208 Certificate III in Aged Care & CHC30308 Certificate III in Home and Community Care
These qualifications are aimed at people who wish to work as personal care assistants within aged care facilities or in the community with elderly or disabled persons.
Personal care assistants work in supported accomodation settings such as nursing homes, hostels and day centres, private homes, boarding house or independent living units providing assistance with physical activities such as bathing, dressing, mobility, grooming and eating. In community settings carers may also assist with personal care, shopping, cooking, home care and other activities involved with daily living and recreation.
Workers in these occupational groups work in residential facilites or in the community under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined organisational guidelines and service plans. These workers carry out activities related to the maintenance of an individual's personal care and/or other activities of living. These workers report directly to a supervisor and are not responsible for other workers.
|CHCAC317A||Support older people to maintain their independence|
|CHCAC318B||Work effectively with older people|
|CHCAC319A||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCAD401D||Advocate for clients|
|CHCCS411B||Work effectively in the community sector|
|CHCDIS301B||Work effectively with people with a disability|
|CHGROUP302D||Support group activities|
|CHCHC311B||Work effectively in home and community care|
|CHCICS301A||Provide support to meet personal care needs|
|CHCICS302A||Particiapte in the implementation of individualised plans|
|CHCIC304B||Work effectively with carers|
|CHCICS303A||Support individual health and emotional well being|
|CHCOHS312B||Follow safety procedures for direct care work|
|CHCPA301B||Deliver care services using a palliative approach|
|HLTAP301B||Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context|
|HLTFA301C||Apply first aid|
|HLTHIR403C||Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers|
These qualifications are recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
An interview will be conducted to ensure that applicants possess the motivation to complete the course and have an aptitude for aged care work.
Two days per week over 14 weeks.
Monday and Tuesday
9:00am - 3:00pm
6 February - 15 May 2012
Mostly practical, however, some written and verbal presentations are required.
|Funded Full Fee||$320.00|
|Funded Concession Fee||$187.50|
|Tuition fee per scheduled hour||$1.20|
For further information on eligibility for funded fees or concessions please refer to Skills Victoria - Get funding.
Are you already working in Aged Care? You may also be eligible for incentive payments. For further information please refer to the Department of Health and Ageing website.
The student tuition fees is indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student services and amenities fees. Fees and payment options can be discussed further at the interview.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
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