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

 The information on this page has now been updated and confirmed for 2021. However, it is still possible that there may be some changes to this information prior to the commencement of the course.

WASSN TitleCertificate III in Individual Support (Ageing or Disability)
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 DescriptionAre you a caring and nurturing person who likes to interact with others? This training course uses evidence-based practice to support the principles of a person-centred approach that will engage learners to deliver care that places the person at the centre of service with inclusive decision making and informed choices about activities of daily living. Students will acquire skills to gain work in the health and community services industries and will learn from a contemporary program delivering a person-centred approach to care. Learning will take place at the premises of the Australian Nursing & Midwifery Education Centre Training Rooms, 191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton, 5008. This course is a good introduction to anyone considering a career in the health care industries. To gain the full certificate students will need to complete 12 months of study.
PathwaysThis qualification offers pathways to further health training, these include a Diploma of Enrolled Nursing and a Bachelor of Nursing. Direct employment opportunities include, personal care worker/support worker - residential aged care, disability care, home and community care settings. The health services workforce is large and diverse. It includes many occupations, ranging from highly qualified professionals through to support staff and volunteers. A full Certificate III attracts an ATAR for tertiary study.
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 05/02/21.
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
 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
 CHCDIS001Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach40 nominal hours
 CHCDIS002Follow established person-centred behaviour supports50 nominal hours
 CHCDIS003Support community participation and social inclusion60 nominal hours
 CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability100 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Home School Cost$397.15
This cost consists of $335 RTO costs and $62.15 DCSI screening OR $47.75 National Police Check if the student is in Year 12, to be 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.
Student Cost$162.15
This cost consists of $62.15 DCSI screening OR $47.75 National Police Check if the student is in Year 12 (if not purchased personally by the student or family, the Home School will invoice families for this cost) and a compulsory Regional VET fee of $100 for all courses, to be invoiced to the family by the Home School.
Cost NotesThese costs are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice. Please note non WASSN school student enrolments will incur an administration fee of $100 per student accessing any of the Regional VET courses, to be invoiced to the non WASSN School by WASSN.
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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