CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs.
Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
This course is delivered face-to-face with 120 hours of work placement required throughout.
Courses are offered during the day or as night classes.
Cairns and surrounding regions.
*Courses are subject to availability.
COURSE FEES & FUNDING
Full course fees are determined through our Schedule of Fees.
Co-contribution fees starting from $6.75 per subject for concessional participants or $13.50 per subject for non-concessional participants.
*Students may be eligible for funded placements. To find out more about funding available contact us.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)
If you are currently working in the industry you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL). Please contact us for further information.
Employment pathways from this qualification can include Accommodation Support Worker, Accommodation Support Worker (Disability), Disability Services Worker, Personal Care Giver or Respite Care Worker.
To find out more about possible funding available or eligibility for funding please contact us on 07 4041 0407.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
HLTAID003 Provide first aid