Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015)
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Estimated completion within 6 months.
Classroom & Online Study Options. 120 hours work placement required.
Classroom - Monday & Tuesdays from 9am - 3pm for approximately 13 weeks.
Fee for Service - $3,900 (payment options are available) / Subsidised Co-Contribution - $300 / Subsidised Concession Co-Contribution- $200 / Qld Gov. Certificate 3 Guarantee funding - eligibility criteria applies
WHAT IS CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT?
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred 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.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
WHAT ARE THE GRADUATE JOB OPPORTUNITIES?
Completing a Certificate III in Individual Support can potentially lead to a variety of employment opportunities.
These can include:
- Care assistant / worker
- Community / Disability support worker
- In-home respite care worker / giver
- Nursing assistant
- School support officer (working with children with disabilities)
- Support worker
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
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
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues