Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing & Disability) (VIC only)

Help make the later years of someone’s life more comfortable, enjoyable and engaging. Learn how to care for older adults with the CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing & Disability) from Nepean Industry Edge Training (NIET).

With onsite training at aged care facilities, this qualification will equip you with in-demand skills and provides an in-depth look at the behind the scenes of working in the aged care or disability industries.

Topics you’ll study range from how to follow individualised care and support plans for older patients, dementia and palliative care, to independence and wellbeing and understanding the legal and ethical responsibilities of aged care and disability support work. Plus get hands-on experience and develop your skills in the workplace with 120 hours of practical placement. 

Aged Care & Disability Support are diverse branches of health care and this qualification can open up many career opportunities in these sectors where demand is rapidly rising due to Australia’s ageing population. Enquire today to get started sooner. 

Potential students must commit to a minimum of 15 hours per week of study and attend onsite at NIET's Frankston campus or via flexible delivery.

Government funding available: this course is subsidised through Victorian Government's Skills First program, and eligible students can have a large portion of their fees covered through the program. Please enquire to see if you qualify.

CHC33021 Nepean Industry Edge Training
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Nepean Industry Edge Training (RTO: 22214)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    Upfront paymentVIC Skills First Funding

  • Duration

    2 days per week for 24 weeks

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


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.