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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centered support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs.
Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.

What has changed!

This Qualification supersedes or replaces the following:
CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care, now CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual support (Ageing)Ageing and Disability support worker
CHC30312 Certificate III in Home and Community care now CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual support (Home and Community)
CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability now CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual support (Disability) Disability training online in western suburb Melbourne

Packaging Rules

To be awarded a CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, you need to complete a total of 13 Units of Competency as follows:
• 7 core units
• 6 elective units (dependent on the specialisation you choose to complete).

Work Placement Requirements

To achieve this qualification, you must, besides completing the theory part of the qualification, complete 120 hours of supervised practical placement or demonstrate evidence that you have the work skills required if you are already in the industry:
• For (Ageing) Specialisation, in a Residential Aged Care Setting
• For (Disability) Specialisation, in a disability organisation and
• For (Home and Community) specialisation, in a home and community organisation

Requirements prior to work placement for Guidestar Training & Professional Services

  • Completed theory work for units of competency
  • Police Clearance (no more than a year old)
  • A current First Aid certificate (HLTAID003 Provide First Aid)
  • Proof of Manual Handling Training (Done at Guidestar Training & Professional Services)
  • For (Disability) and (Home and Community Specializations, a valid working with children check)

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Ageing Specialization – Job Opportunities

  • Personal Care Assistant/Giver/Worker
  • Accommodation Support worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Care Assistant
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  • Disability Specialisation – Job Opportunities

    • Disability Officer – day support
    • Disability support worker/officer
    • Employment coordinator (disability)
    • Project officer (life enhancement team)
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    Home and Community Specialisation – Job Opportunities

    • Day Activity Worker
    • Service Coordinator
    • Care/Hostel Supervisor
    • Community Support/Care Worker
    • Transport Coordinator

OUR RTO COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

• Satisfactorily complete Guidestar Pre-Training Review Process which includes language, literacy and numeracy test (LLN)
• Demonstrate ACSF level 2 during the LLN process.
• Be over 18 at the time of course commencement

CORE UNITS & ELECTIVE UNITS FOR EACH SPECIALISATION

Core Units for all (Ageing, Disability, Home and Community)

  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community
    services
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client
    care

(A) Elective Units (ageing)

  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people (must)
  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia (must)
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs (must)
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
  • HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (must)

(B) Elective Units (Disability)

  • CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strength based approach
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person centered-behaviour supports
  • CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
  • HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (must)

(C ) Elective Units (Home and Community)

  • HLTINF001 – Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (must)
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
  • CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strength based approach
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person centered-behavior supports
  • CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusio

Course Duration & Study Options

These course is designed to be completed within a period of minimum 24 weeks.
We have day, Evening and Weekend classes. Government funding disability training Victoria
For more information about the specifics of each course, times, and locations please contact us:
Email: admin@guidestartraining.com.au
Ph: (03) 93564646