Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing)

If you wanting to build a career in aged care services and disability support, with a focus on residential, home, /or community-based environments, and are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of the elderly and disabled community, then the CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing) qualification from Hader Institute of Education could be just the course you're looking for. It will give you the necessary skills and knowledge to provide compassionate, effective care in these settings.

This qualification emphasises role understanding, focusing on working under supervision as part of a multidisciplinary team, and providing person-centred support to individuals who may require assistance due to ageing, disability, or other reasons. It covers a wide range of factual, technical, procedural, and theoretical knowledge, vital for roles in this sector, ensuring adherence to Australian standards and legislation.

The CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability and Ageing) includes 9 core units and 6 elective units, letting you pick areas that match your interests or career ambitions. You'll do key subjects like personalised support, encouraging empowerment, fostering independence and well-being, and understanding healthy body systems, to name a few. The elective units give you more choices to specialise.

This course also requires you to complete at least 120 hours of practical work. This training equips you with the skills and know-how you need to effectively help different people in community or healthcare environments, in compliance with industry standards and legal requirements.

PLEASE NOTE: This course is only for Australian citizens or Permanent Residents. It is not government funded and not a free TAFE course.

CHC33021 Hader Institute of Education
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  • Awarded by

    Hader Institute of Education (RTO: 45162)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    12 months

  • Start date

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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.