Certificate IV in Ageing Support | Stanley College

Enhance your knowledge and skills required to further your career in Aged Service, either in residential, home or community based environments. Assist the elderly by facilitating individualised plans to support their needs. Gain the experience to provide services to older people with complex needs. Learn to work effectively in an Aged Service setting with culturally diverse clients and co-workers.

Course Duration

This course is delivered over 19 weeks. This course includes NO holidays^. Classes are rostered for 3 days per week + self-study component.
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.

Study Modes

The delivery methods for this course include:

  • Face-to-face classroom-based learning.
  • Practical simulated activities in Stanley College ward
  • Work-based training

Course Content

Students must successfully complete the following units:

  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and well-being
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace*
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families*
  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients*
  • CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people*
  • CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk*
  • CHCAGE002 Implement falls prevention strategies*
  • CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery*
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance*
  • CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships*
  • BSBITU211 Produce digital text documents*

*Denotes units delivered within CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Work-based Training

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:

  • National Police Clearanceˆ
  • Medical Clearance may also be requiredˆ

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.

Course Entry Requirements

Academic

  • Completion of Australian Year 11 or equivalent

English Proficiency
Intermediate Level of English
OR
IELTS Test Score of 5.0
OR
Other recognised English Language tests such as:

  • TOEFL iBT Test Score of 58
  • PTE Academic Test Score of 36
  • Cambridge English: FCE
  • OET Pass Grade
  • TOEFL PBT Test Score of 490
  • TOEIC 500

Course Prerequisite Requirements

Completion of CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (ageing)

Cost

Tuition Fee: $1,850

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^:$256.80

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.

Government Funding

Local students may be entitled to Youth Allowance, Austudy/Abstudy or the Pensioner Education Supplement. For enquiries, please contact Centrelink on 132 490.

Intake Dates

2020

  • 6 Jan
  • 10 Feb
  • 2 March
  • 6 April
  • 20 April
  • 25 May
  • 15 June
  • 20 July
  • 3 Aug
  • 7 Sept
  • 28 Sept
  • 2 Nov
  • 16 Nov

Career Opportunities

This qualification suits students seeking a career in the following job roles:

  • Aged Care Activity Worker
  • Care Service Team Leader
  • Care Supervisor (Aged Care)

Recognition of Prior Learning

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.

Further Studies

Successful completion of the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support will be considered for entry into the Bachelor of Nursing at CQUniversity pending the student meeting the program’s English language requirements.

The English language requirement for the Bachelor of Nursing is an IELTS equivalent of 6.5 with no individual band less than 6.5.

This course is delivered over 19 weeks. This course includes NO holidays^. Classes are rostered for 3 days per week + self-study component.
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:

  • Face-to-face classroom-based learning.
  • Practical simulated activities in Stanley College ward
  • Work-based training

Students must successfully complete the following units:

  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and well-being
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace*
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families*
  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients*
  • CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people*
  • CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk*
  • CHCAGE002 Implement falls prevention strategies*
  • CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery*
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance*
  • CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships*
  • BSBITU211 Produce digital text documents*

*Denotes units delivered within CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

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:

  • National Police Clearanceˆ
  • Medical Clearance may also be requiredˆ

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.

Academic

  • Completion of Australian Year 11 or equivalent

English Proficiency
Intermediate Level of English
OR
IELTS Test Score of 5.0
OR
Other recognised English Language tests such as:

  • TOEFL iBT Test Score of 58
  • PTE Academic Test Score of 36
  • Cambridge English: FCE
  • OET Pass Grade
  • TOEFL PBT Test Score of 490
  • TOEIC 500

Completion of CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (ageing)

Tuition Fee: $1,850

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^:$256.80

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.

2020

  • 6 Jan
  • 10 Feb
  • 2 March
  • 6 April
  • 20 April
  • 25 May
  • 15 June
  • 20 July
  • 3 Aug
  • 7 Sept
  • 28 Sept
  • 2 Nov
  • 16 Nov

This qualification suits students seeking a career in the following job roles:

  • Aged Care Activity Worker
  • Care Service Team Leader
  • Care Supervisor (Aged Care)

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.

Successful completion of the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support will be considered for entry into the Bachelor of Nursing at CQUniversity pending the student meeting the program’s English language requirements.

The English language requirement for the Bachelor of Nursing is an IELTS equivalent of 6.5 with no individual band less than 6.5.

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