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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Nationally Recognised Training
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support 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, candidates must successfully complete at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency

This course may be completed through a Smart and Skilled Traineeship / Entitlement pathway or a fee for service enrolment.

Job Roles & Titles Relevant to this Qualification:

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification may include:

  • Care assistant / worker
  • Care service employees
  • Community care  or support worker
  • Disability support worker
  • Driver or food services deliverer
  • Home care worker
  • Home maintenance worker
  • In-home respite giver
  • Personal care assistant
  • Personal care giver / worker
  • Planned activity assistant
  • Transport support worker
  • Classroom / Blended (flexible)
  • Part-time classroom (optional)
  • Average classroom duration 14 weeks (plus placement)
  • Average enrolment duration 6 to 12 months
  • Min avg of 21 hrs per week
  • Full Time term = 24 months (18 months where CHC30113 completed)
  • Open to New Entrant & existing workers
  • Average weekly hours (15)
  • Nominal traineeship term (12 months)
  • New Entrant ONLY

Fee for Service or SMART & Skilled Funded Training Pathways also available!

13 Units to be completed in total: 7 CORE and 6 ELECTIVE units of competency
CodeTitleCore / Elective
CHCCCS015Provide individualised supportCore
CHCCCS023Support independence and wellbeingCore
CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health or community servicesCore
CHCDIV001Work with diverse peopleCore
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethicallyCore
HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systemsCore
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client careCore
Group A electives – AGEING specialisation (3 units)
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleElective
CHCAGE005Provide support to people living with dementiaElective
CHCCCS011Meet personal support needsElective
Group B electives – DISABILITY specialisation (4 units)
CHCDIS001Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approachElective
CHCDIS002Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsElective
CHCDIS003Support community participation and social inclusionElective
CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with disabilityElective
Group C electives – HOME AND COMMUNITY specialisation (4 units)
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleElective
CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with disabilityElective
and the following 3 below
CHCCCS011Meet personal support needsElective
CHCCCS025Support relationships with carers and familiesElective
CHCHCS001Provide home and community support servicesElective

> HLTAID003 Provide first aid is available as an elective in all specialisations

There are multiple alternate electives available – please contact our office for a full list or to discuss your individual needs

Study Sessions available

Classroom Sessions available

How to Enrol

Please complete the following enrolment form online to enrol into the full qualification.

Trainer Support

Students are able to contact their Trainer and Assessor through email and telephone during normal business hours. To ensure the quickest response time, the preferred method is via email.

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