Acquire the skills and knowledge to gain stable employment in community and/or residential aged care facilities. Learn to provide personal care to people who may require support due to ageing or disability. Be trained in safety procedures and the legal and ethical framework of this sector.
26 weeks (Standard Course)
This course includes work-based training of 10 weeks @ 20 hours per week (total=200 hours)
14 weeks (Intensive Course)
This course includes work-based training of 4 weeks @ 38 hours per week (total = 152 hours)
This course includes no holidays.
Classes are rostered for 3 days per week (24 hours per week).
This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:
The delivery methods for this course include:
Students must successfully complete the following units:
During work-based training, students will be able to practice their skills and knowledge in real workplace settings. This will assist students to be job-ready at graduation. Work Based Training is organised by Stanley College’s Employment Liaison Officers, into workplaces approved by Stanley College.
Recognition is available (on application) to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, in a related area. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
Local students may be entitled to Youth Allowance, Austudy/Abstudy or the Pensioner Education Supplement. For enquiries, please contact Centrelink on 132 490.
Stanley College has a strong network of employers waiting to hire our graduates. Students will have access to employment assistance services including advice and tips on resume preparation, coaching on interview techniques and assistance in finding employment.
On completion of the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, students may also pursue a CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support at Stanley College or other Government registered education providers.
Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.
Completion of Australian Year 10 or equivalent
In order to complete the work-based training element of this course, students are also required to provide:
Tuition Fee: $1,450
Easy payment plans available.
Funding is available under the Future Skills WA Program:
Concession Course Fee*: $514.10
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