CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

Join one of the fastest growing job sectors in Australia today

The disability sector is expected to grow by more than 50% in the next 5 years and there is a strong demand for qualified workers.

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RTO Code 32423

The Disability sector covers a wide range of career pathways

The expansion of the NDIS service in Australia has shone a spotlight on the need for a wide range of new entrants into the disability sector.
A Certificate III in Individual Support is the first step towards a career in Disability Services.
Learn the essential skills to provide support to people living with a disability in both community and residential environments.A boom in the number of Aged Care services has also created increased demand for qualified carers in community care facilities making this one of the fastest growing career pathways in Australia.

Make a positive difference in the lives of those living with a disability

There are more than 4 million people in Australia living with some form of disability. That means that almost 18% of all people or approximately 2 in every 10 people require some form of individual disability support service during their lifetime.


A Certificate III in Individual Support will give you the skills to help improve the quality of life for those living with a disability.

What you’ll learn

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) specialisation will provide you with the skills in order to provide support to individuals who may require support due to disability in community and/or residential settings.

This course has a 120 hour supervised work placement component. For those already working in the field, this can be completed in the workplace. Otherwise, placement will need to be sourced by the student.

Core subjects

CHCCCS015 - Provide individualised support

CHCCCS023 - Support independence and well being

CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people

CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically

HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems

HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective subjects

CHCDIS001 - Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach

CHCDIS002 - Follow established person-centred behaviour supports

CHCDIS003 - Support community participation and social inclusion

CHCDIS007 - Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

HLTINF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

CHCAGE001 - Facilitate the empowerment of older people

Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

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    Assistant Community Services Worker

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    Aged Care Worker

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    Home Care Assistant

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    Community Care Worker

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    Disability Support Worker

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    Personal Carer

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    Residential Care Worker

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    Trainee Support Worker

Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
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Level up your skills and create new career opportunities with AKI.

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.

Fee for Service: $2,495

Skills Assure: Certificate 3 Guarantee Program

Funded non-concession: $50

Funded Concession: $20

Eligibility criteria apply

 

Unit cost

$3.84 per unit non concession

$1.53 per unit concession

Course Duration: Approximately 12 months
Delivery Mode Options: Classroom | Online
Attendance Requirements: This course has mandatory attendance requirements. Please refer to the individual course information sheet
Vocational Placement:

This course has a 120 hour supervised work placement component. For those already working in the field, this can be completed in the workplace.  Otherwise, placement will need to be sourced by the student.  

Students may be required to obtain relevant checks (Police etc) to undertake placement – any costs applicable to this process are borne by the student.