Certificate III in Aged Care

Certificate III Aged Care
Course Code
CHC30212
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Course Location
Warragul; Yallourn; Bairnsdale; Sale
Course Duration
Full Time: 6-8 months (Full time) 1 year (Traineeship)
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..
Downloads
2014 Application Form (pdf)
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day); Traineeship; Full Time
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • 2014

Warragul - July 2014
Yallourn - July 2014
Bairnsdale - July 2014 and rolling enrolments

Enquiries

Warragul Campus
Brooke Donaldson
Phone: (03) 5622 8532

Email: b.donaldson@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Bairnsdale Campus
Sue Cullinan

Phone: (03) 5152 0743
Email: s.cullinan@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

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Course Overview

In this course you will learn how to maintain and provide personal care and assistance for the aged living in residential care facilities.

Your new skills will be in line with the guidelines of the aged care sector.

 

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Aged Care.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Home Care Worker
  • Personal Care Worker
  • In Home Respite Worker

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of Year 11 or mature age entry.
  • A written application, interview and literacy assessment.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Assessment

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

Course Times

Unit Code Unit Name
CHCAC317A Support older people to maintain their independence
CHCAC318B Work effectively with older people
CHCAC319A Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCS411C Work effectively in the community sector
CHCICS301B Provide support to meet personal care needs
CHCPA301B Deliver Care services using a palliative approach
CHCICS302B Participate in the implementation of individualised plans
CHCWHS312A Follow safety procedures for direct care work
CHCICS303A Support individualised health and emotional well being
HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context
Electives (4) to be allocated