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.
The Certificate III in Individual Support has three different streams:
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.
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills must meet the required standards for Certificate III level study.
Training is conducted in a classroom 2 days per week, from 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
*Minimum Numbers Apply*
Workplace training is available to any student that holds a position within the industry. Our trainers will attend the student’s workplace monthly to deliver, support and guide the student through each unit.
Monthly workplace visits
Flexible assessment methods
Working hours can be incorporated as placement hours
Employer incentives available to support eligible students
(Australian Apprenticeship option)
- Accommodation support worker
- Nursing assistant
- Care assistant
- Care service employee
- Care worker
- Community house worker
- Community care worker
- Community support worker
- Disability services officer (in some jurisdictions)
- Field officer
- Home care assistant
- In-home respite worker
- Personal care assistant
- Personal care giver
- Personal care worker
- Residential care worker
- Support worker
CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support
CHC43115 – Certificate IV in Disability
CHC43415 – Certificate IV in Leisure and Health