Home & Community Care
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support — HOME AND COMMUNITY specialisation
This training is for those students who want to make a difference in the lives of people within the Home and Community care setting. It is designed to give you the skills and knowledge to assist people with personal care and daily activities within their own homes or in a community setting.
This course is your introduction to the Home and Community care industry. It will give you a good working knowledge of safety procedures, communication strategies and the creation of individualised health care plans. Workers with this qualification:
- Carry out activities to maintain personal care and/or other activities of living for people in their own homes or in other community settings
- Carry out activities related to an individualised plan
- Report directly to a supervisor and are not responsible for other workers.
Occupational titles may include:
Care assistant/worker / Home maintenance worker / Care service employees In-home respite worker / Care service employee / In-home respite assistant / Community support worker / Personal care giver/worker / Disability support worker / Planned activity assistant / Driver/Transport Support worker / Food services Deliverer / Support worker / Home care worker
This course consists of 13 units, including 7 core units and 6 electives.
The Core units are:
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 wide range of elective units is available, including units that train you in culturally aware and respectful practices for working with culturally diverse clients, for instance of Aboriginal descent.
Course charges for each qualification delivered in a Traineeship arrangement will be charged at the prescribed rate of $3.25 per nominal hour commenced, and each unit of competency in each course has a nominal hour allocated to it. Please CLICK HERE for each unit of competency’s nominal hour allocation and multiply by the prescribed rate, currently at $3.25 Any unit commenced will be charged to the student or employer if engaged in workplace training in compliance of the VET FEES & CHARGES POLICY 2018
Example: SITXWHS101 Participate in safe work practices = 15 nominal hours = $48.75
Course charges vary due to the electives selected and units will be charged once commenced at yearly nominal rate fee.
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The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees.
Courses start at $1772.50 for CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support — HOME AND COMMUNITY specialisation
If students have already successfully completed units within the qualification, credit can be granted within our program. Similarly, competencies gained through other formal study or experience may be acknowledged upon review.