Our CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support was designed specifically to meet the needs of the aged care industry. Our course will offer increased career opportunities within the industry. You’ll learn the appropriate skills to care for the rights, interests and empowerment of clients. You’ll gain specialised knowledge and experience in providing support to the elderly with complex needs, and working with groups of elderly individuals.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
There are no entry requirements for this course, however students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.
National Police Check required before undertaking work placement
Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support.
Students who undertake classroom-based or blended training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding(Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited, so be sure to make a timely application!
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This course has 18 units of competency:
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients||Core|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people||Core|
|CHCAGE003||Coordinate services for older people||Core|
|CHCAGE004||Implement interventions with older people at risk||Core|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia||Core|
|CHCCCS006||Facilitate individual service planning and delivery||Core|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs||Core|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing||Core|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families||Core|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||Core|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance||Core|
|CHCPAL001||Deliver care services using a palliative approach||Core|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships||Core|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems||Core|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care||Core|
|CHCDIS008||Facilitate community participation and social inclusion||Elective|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability||Elective|
|CHCDIS010||Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs||Elective|