Certificate III in Home and Community Care
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Building
- Course Location
- Warragul; Yallourn; Bairnsdale
- Course Duration
Full Time: 6-8 months
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges..
- Study Modes
- Part Time (Day); Traineeship; Full Time
Course OverviewIn this course you will learn how you can help people to maintain an independent lifestyle in their own home. You will learn skills to help you provide effective support and communication, to be aware of cultural sensitivities, and to assist in empowering clients to maintain their independence.
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- Home Care Worker
- In Home Respite Worker
- Care Assistant/Worker
- A written application, interview and literacy assessment may be required.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
Assessment is competency-based for each unit. It can include classroom activities, oral presentations, written work and the demonstration of work-based competencies.
Opportunities For Further Study
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CHCAC318B||Work effectively with older people|
|CHCAC319A||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCCS411C||Work effectively in the community sector|
|CHCDIS301C||Work effectively with people with a disability|
|CHCHC311C||Work effectively in Home & Community Care|
|CHCICS301B||Provide support to meet personal care needs|
|CHCICS302B||Participate in the implementation of individualised plans|
|CHCICS304B||Work effectively with carers|
|CHCWHS312A||Follow safety procedures for direct care work|
|* Please contact your selected campus for the electives they will be offering.|