CHC33021 Certificate III In Individual Support (Ageing, Disability) – Level 3
11 December 2023
Course Details Mode Of Delivery
Online-Self-paced study; 2 hours per week online interaction with Tutor of ACM College- Australia; 120 hours of placement/internship in New Zealand.
This qualification is for those supporting older adults or individuals with disabilities in community or residential settings. It emphasises discretion, judgment, and personal accountability. The course covers essential factual, technical, and procedural knowledge. Students can begin their careers in aged care or disability care with this course. It develops adaptable professionals who can offer diverse support services in residential and community settings for older adults and individuals with disabilities.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals in the community, home or residential care setting who work under supervision and delegation as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, following an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. These individuals take responsibility for their own outputs within the scope of their job role and delegation. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge and theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support. The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of internship/pacement/work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.