CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
|Course Code and Name||CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)||CRICOS Code||105126B|
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.
On successful completion of this course, students would receive Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) qualification. Graduates would have gained specialized communication skills, broad community services understanding and advocacy skills that will help you prepare for a career in disability support. The training you’ll receive from this course will help you carry out duties as a disability care worker, preparing you for different and complex work scenarios. Students who have completed this course can work as personal care assistant, disability support worker, care workers.
Australian City International College has the following entry requirements:
International students must:
· Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
· Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5
Assessments may include short written knowledge tests, discussions and oral communication demonstrations, case study exercises, written reports, web-based research and reports, final projects, and final written exams. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time.
|Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL):
Students who have completed relevant studies or have some of the competencies in the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Application for RPL can be made with the initial application or can be made within two weeks of the course commencement using the RPL Application Form and by providing supporting documents. Please note that RPL cannot result in an international student having less than a full-time load of study (20 hours per week) but can reduce the overall duration of the course and fees. See our Student Handbook for more information.
Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning). The granting of course credit may affect course fees, as well as the duration of the course.
This process is outlined in Australian City International College Student Enrolment and Completion Policy and Associated Procedures and Training and Assessment Policy & Associated Procedures.
|Study Duration||52 weeks (44 Academic weeks + 8 Weeks Holidays)|
|Study Mode||15 Hours Face to Face and 5 Hours Online|
|Delivery Location||Suite 1 Level 2 17-21 Macquarie St, PARRAMATTA, New South Wales 2150|
|Fees Information||Tuition Fees||13,000 AUD||Enrolment Fee||250 AUD||Material Fee||1000 AUD|
Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the CHC52015 Diploma of Community Service.
Potential employment options are as personal care assistant, disability support worker, care workers, etc.
Units of Competency
|Code||Title||Core or Elective|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support||Core|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and well being||Core|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services||Core|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||Core|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically||Core|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems||Core|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care||Core|
|CHCDIS001||Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach||Elective|
|CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centred behaviour supports||Elective|
|CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion||Elective|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability||Elective|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures||Elective|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid||Elective|
|How to Apply||Australian City International College
Suite 1, Level 2, 17 Macquarie St, Paramatta, NSW 2150
Phone: +61 2 78092811, +61 0401201234
|National Register Link||https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/CHC30113|
|*This course does not have any prerequisite
*Student material fees does not include the cost of workbook. Student can purchase/ order student workbook from ACIC reception if required with additional cost.