In a nutshell
Got a passion for helping others? Want a career where you can make a difference in the lives of people in need? The Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015) from Kirana can help you achieve just that.
Throughout this course, you’ll gain a whole bunch of knowledge and skills that will help you provide support to people who need it, whether due to ageing, disability or some other cause. This course will kickstart you on a rewarding career path, where you’ll be caring for others and giving something back to the community.
With the aged and home care sector becoming one of Australia’s biggest-growing industries, you’re bound to find a fulfilling job that’s right up your alley when you graduate from this fantastic course.
What you’ll need
There are no eligibility requirements for this course. It’s preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.
Students will need to obtain a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check.
In this aged care course, the subjects you may study include:
- HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
- HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
- CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
- CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
- CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
- CHCCCS015 - Provide individualised support
- CHCCCS023 - Support independence and wellbeing
- CHCCCS011 - Meet personal support needs
- HLTNF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
- CHCAGE005 - Provide support to people living with dementia
- CHCAGE001 - Facilitate the empowerment of older people
- CHCMHS001 - Work with people with mental health issues
- CHCAGE002 - Implement falls prevention strategies
Why Kirana Colleges?
Get the skills and can-do attitude that employees are looking for when you get qualified with Kirana Colleges! They have a commitment to delivering work-ready courses and training to ensure students thrive and succeed.
Since its beginning in 2009, Kirana Colleges has grown to offer over 50 qualifications ranging from Certificate II to Advanced Diplomas. Their in-demand courses offer a platform to launch a career in childhood education and care, community services, disability support, mental health and aged care.
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Kirana Colleges is all about providing their students with a positive and supportive learning experience, which is why they’ve developed the Student Assistance Program (SAP). SAP is a confidential and free counselling service which includes a dedicated 24/7 hotline and free counselling sessions (available in person or via Skype) to help keep your mental health and wellbeing on track.
Got a question or concern about your studies? Get help when you speak to an academic VET teacher on Kirana's Student Support Hotline or send an email to Student Support.