CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CRICOS Number: 114589G

Located in Sydney’s CBD, the Australasia Technology Institute (ATI) has training rooms with highly skilled trainers to facilitate this course so that students can learn, be confident and be ready for industry upon successful completion

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COURSE OUTCOMES

This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

LICENCING REQUIREMENT

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Successfully completing this training provides the knowledge and skills required for students to gain fulltime/part time or casual employment in the following possible job titles:

  • Community Program Coordinator
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)
  • Care supervisor
  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Personal care worker
  • Personal care giver
  • Assistant Hostel Supervisor
  • Personal care assistant
  • Residential care officer
  • Day Activity Worker
  • Care Team Leader

THIRD PARTIES

Australasia Technology Institute has a range of agreements with Third Party Organisations providing recruitment services.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT – TRAINING PACKAGE

The Training Package itself does not identify entry requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENT – RTO SPECIFIC

Australasia Technology Institute (ATI) has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Complete the ATI Pre-enrolment suitability form to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING AND CREDIT TRANSFER

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be obtained for skills and knowledge obtained through previous study or relevant experience obtained in Australia. Australasia Technology Institute recognises qualifications from other Australian providers and offers student Credit Transfer.

AWARD QUALIFICATION AND OUTCOME

On successful completion of this course students will be awarded a nationally recognised qualification:

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

COURSE CONTENT

Fifteen (15) core and three (3) elective units are required for the award of the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Unit code Unit Title Core / Elective
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs C
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people C
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia C
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people C
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach C
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing C
HLTAAP001 Recognize healthy body systems C
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care C
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships C
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance C
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients C
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people C
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery C
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk C
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families C
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety E
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations E
HLTAID011 Provide first aid E

 

DELIVERY MODE AND DURATION

Delivery mode

This program is delivered:

  • 15 hours per week face-to-face classroom mode
  • 5 hours per week supervised distance mode
  • 216 hours of field placement

Course duration

This qualification will be delivered over 78 weeks, including 66 weeks of training and assessment spread over 6 terms of 11 weeks each and 12 weeks of holidays.

Field Placement

A student must complete 216 hours of clinical training and Field placement in a facility that is organised by Australasia Technology Institute and supported by the Australasia Technology Institute Trainer. This runs for 24 hours per week over 9 weeks.

Students are placed in appropriate facilities reflecting the units being studied. Field placement is a valuable opportunity where the student can practice all the skills and applied knowledge developed across the course under supervision.

ENROLMENT DATES

2024 08-Jan-24 08-Apr-24 08-Jul-24 07-Oct-24
2025 06-Jan-25 07-Apr-25 07-Jul-25 06-Oct-25

TRAINING DELIVERY LOCATION

Training for this course is delivered at a modern multi-classroom campus situated on Level 4 – 191-199 Thomas St, Haymarket NSW 2000.

HOW CAN I ENROL IN THE COURSE?

You can call us, visit our office, engage an education agent or visit our website on the ‘Apply Now’ page which will have:

  • Enrolment form;
  • International Student Handbook;
  • Guide to studying and living in Australia;
  • Fee management policy;
  • Privacy notice;
  • USI procedure

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