Course Details - CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support - Ageing (Woodville High School)

WASSN TitleCertificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
QualificationCHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support - Ageing
RTOAustralian Nursing and Midwifery Education Centre (National Code 40064)
Host OrganisationWoodville High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Course DescriptionThe Australian Nursing & Midwifery Education Centre (ANMEC) has partnered with the leading providers in the aged care industry to deliver a contemporary Certificate III in Individual Support that embeds the philosophy of empowering older people. The training uses evidence based practice to support the principles of a client-centered approach and engage learners to deliver care that places the client at the centre of service with inclusive decision-making and informed client choices about activities of daily living. This is a TGSS (Training Guarantee for Secondary Students) course. The fee is paid fully or partially by the government to the RTO (Registered Training Organisation) although in some cases there may be an additional gap fee that needs to be paid as this course may not be fully funded. Families may or will be required to pay for the TGSS fee if one is required for the course you will attend. Please check the level of subsidy with your school as to how much the school will support.
PathwaysPathways include further training at ANMEC, TAFE SA and University, and can include Nursing, Allied Health Services, Disability Services, Aged Care and others. Students can also seek employment on completion of this qualification as Personal Care Workers and Orderlies or may choose to continue study in Nursing at a Diploma or Degree level.
Entry RequirementsTo be eligible for TGSS funding students must be 16 years of age. Students must gain a National Police Clearance for SWP. Students must have good literacy and numeracy skills and may be required to undertake an LLN Assessment. Students must attend the ANMEC Open Night.
Other RequirementsStudents will be provided with a uniform shirt and an identification badge. Students must have navy or black pants suitable for work placement. Closed in shoes are also essential at all times. Students also require two large folders and a box of plastic sleeves.
Delivery Location(s)Australian Nursing and Midwifery Education Centre, 191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton, SA, 5008
191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton SA 5008.
Dates and Times35 weekly sessions at Australian Nursing and Midwifery Education Centre on Fridays from 09:00 until 15:00.
Commencement date 07/02/20.
Work Placement15 days
140 hours of work placement required (TGSS requirement).
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 95 SACE credits
Minimum 95 credits to maximum 100 credits.
Units Of Competency
CoreHLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care35 nominal hours
 CHCCCS002Assist with movement25 nominal hours
 CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health or community services30 nominal hours
 CHCCCS011Meet personal support needs60 nominal hours
 CHCCCS023Support independence and well being80 nominal hours
 CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically55 nominal hours
 CHCCCS015Provide individualised support30 nominal hours
 CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older people50 nominal hours
 CHCDIV001Work with diverse people40 nominal hours
 HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems70 nominal hours
 CHCMHS001Work with people with mental health issues80 nominal hours
 CHCPAL001Deliver care services using a palliative approach60 nominal hours
 CHCAGE005Provide support to people living with dementia65 nominal hours
 HLTAID003Provide first aid18 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost Fee$335.00 GST free
This fee is for RTO costs (invoiced to the Home School by the Host School).

Department for Education (public) schools in Western Adelaide region (WASSN) will subsidise the training cost for students if it is part of the students’ genuine career pathway and SACE. Please check the level of subsidy with your Home School. Private school students and families please see your school’s VET Leader to find out about the VET Payment Policy in your school.
Consumables FeeNone
WASSN Gap FeeNone
This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Please discuss this with your VET Leader.
Personal Equipment and MaterialsNone
Cost NotesThere is a compulsory Regional VET fee of $100.00 (GST free) for all courses. This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Schools outside of the member and non-member school portfolio (please check WASSN policy at will have to pay an additional fee of $100.00 per student + GST based on administration fees. The student's Home School will collect this fee from the family directly.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    15
Maximum   25
Selection ProcessInterview and successful Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment.
Orientation DetailsOrientation will occur on the day of course commencement.
Public TransportSee for bus and train information to 191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton.
Contact PersonMs Alana Probert, Phone 84459833, Email
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