Acquire the skills and knowledge to gain a career 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.
This course is delivered over 16 weeks. This course includes no Holidays^. Classes are rostered for 3 days per week. Weekday & Weekend classes available.
Full Time studies requires students to attend a minimum of 20 scheduled course contact hours per week.
^ Note: Course duration does not include any holidays, where your schedule includes a term break/holiday, this time will be added to your overall course duration.
The delivery methods for this course include:
Students must successfully complete the following units:
This course contains work-based training of 152 scheduled course contact hours over a period of 4 weeks. During work-based training, you will be able to practice your skills and knowledge in real workplace settings. This will assist you to be job-ready# at graduation. Stanley College has entered into work-based training agreements with a number of employers.
All work-based training placements are organised by Stanley College’s Employment Liaison Team in consultation with students. Click this link, Work-Based Training Employers, to view a list of approved Work-Based Training Employers. Note, the list is subject to updates and may vary from time to time.
Before commencement of work-based training, students are also required to provide:
ˆRequired to complete the work-based training component of the course.
# completing a course at Stanley College, does not guarantee a migration outcome. If you decide you want to undertake further study or work in Australia, on graduation, you will need to check whether your visa allows this or whether you need to apply for a new visa by referring to www.homeaffairs.gov.au for more information.
Intermediate Level of English
IELTS Test Score of 5.0
Other recognised English Language tests such as:
No prerequisite entry requirements exist for this course.
Tuition Fee: $1,950
Optional Add On’s available:
Home and Community (HAC) $420 Disability (DIS) $420
Please note: Prerequisite entry requirement for HAC/DIS – students must be currently studying or have completed the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) or equivalent.
Easy payment plans available.
Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.
Funding is available under the Jobs and Skills WA Program:
Concession Course Fee^:$254.40
For more information on Funded Courses including Entry Requirements, click here
^Student Tuition Fees – The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees. Prices quoted are calculated at the concession rate unless otherwise specified. Eligibility criteria apply. Prices as per the VET Fees and Charges Policy 2020.
Local students may be entitled to Youth Allowance, Austudy/Abstudy or the Pensioner Education Supplement. For enquiries, please contact Centrelink on 132 490.
This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:
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.
On completion of the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, students may also pursue a CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support at Stanley College other CRICOS registered training organisations.