This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.
Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.
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.
This qualification will equip you with the skill to pursue the following careers:
Community Care Worker
Personal Care Worker
Aged or Disable person carer
PLACEMENT & HOURS
Face-to-Face Delivery: 78 Weeks
Staff could obtain the nationally recognised qualification after they complete the training.
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
Work with diverse people
Meet personal support needs
Support independence and wellbeing
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
Provide support to people living with dementia
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
Support relationships with carers and families
Deliver care services using a palliative approach
Maintain a high standard of service
Implement falls prevention strategies
Provide loss and grief support
Follow safe work practices for direct client care
Recognise healthy body systems
Manage legal and ethical compliance
Implement interventions with older people at risk
Coordinate services for older people
Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
Online Course Application
For individual domestic applicants, please click the below button to enrol on your online course. You will be able to access your Online Learner Account after the enrolment is finalised.