Qualify for a rewarding career working in the Aged Care & Home and Community Care Sector

With an ageing population, aged care workers are in high demand. Complete the Certificate III in Individual Support to gain the qualification needed to work within this growing industry. This qualification will help you develop the skills and knowledge required to provide personal, physical and emotional support to people who require assistance with daily living, including the elderly and people with disabilities.

 

Our Certificate III in Individual Support prepares you to work in residential facilities, client homes and community groups. This qualification will help you develop the skills and knowledge required to provide personal, physical and emotional support to people who require assistance with daily living, including the elderly and people with disabilities.

Training and practical placement for the Certificate III in Individual Support in Ballarat is delivered in collaboration with Ballarat Health Services. 

Job titles may include:

- Accommodation Support Worker

- Personal Care Giver

- Respite Care Worker

- Home Maintenance Worker

- In-Home Respite Giver

- Disability Support Worker

- Planned Activity Assistant

This course includes an integrated work placement component of a minimum of 120 hours. Students who enrol in our Individual Support course generally complete their practical placement with Ballarat Health Services, East Grampians Health Services or Regis Aged Care.

It is required that our students undergo a National Police Check prior to commencing the practical placement. Practical placement may not be possible if a check that is carried out contains adverse outcomes. In this instance, you may not be able to complete your qualification and your employment opportunities may be affected. If you are aware of, or concerned about anything that may appear on a Police Check, please discuss this at your enrolment interview.

Offered at these sites:

Frankston

Level 2, 54-58 Wells Street

Dandenong

44-48 Robinson Street

Ballarat

204 - 206 Windermere St South

    

 

This training is delivered with funding from the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments. Eligibility criteria apply or training is offered on a fee for service basis. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. RTO Code: 3621