CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Make a real difference in the quality of people’s lives as they grow older.

The demand for qualified people in the Aged Care sector is growing exponentially. If you like making a positive difference in people’s lives, consider joining the fastest growing sector of this growth industry.

Jigsaw Training Group
RTO Code 32423

AKI works with some of Australia’s largest employers in the Aged Care Sector to provide quality staff with a passion for service.

A certificate IV in Ageing Support will give you a strong working knowledge of the aged care sector and will help you to develop excellent practical skills that are highly valued by employers.

At some stage, we all grow old and will require some form of support.

Working in Aged Care is a rewarding career that makes an invaluable difference to the quality of peoples live as they live through the later stages of life.

A Certificate IV in Ageing Support will also provide you with the operational knowledge to open up opportunities to move into future roles in leadership and management within the Aged Care sector.

What you’ll learn

The CHC43015 Certificate IV Ageing Support will provide you with the skills to develop leadership and supervision of specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments.

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

HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems

HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care

CHCAGE001 - Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE003 - Coordinate services for older people

CHCAGE004 - Implement interventions with older people at risk

CHCAGE005 - Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS006 - Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCCCS011 - Meet personal support needs

CHCCCS023 - Support independence and well being

CHCCCS025 - Support relationships with carers and families

CHCADV001 - Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people

CHCLEG003 - Manage legal and ethical compliance

CHCPAL001 - Develop care services using a palliative approach

CHCPRP001 - Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Elective subjects

CHCAGE002 - Implement falls prevention strategies

CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCCCS017 - Provide loss and grief support

Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

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    Assistant Community Service Worker

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    Aged Care Worker

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    Home Care Assistant

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    Aged Care Activity Worker

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    Care Service Team Leader

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    Care Supervisor (Aged Care)

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    Coordinator of Volunteers (Services to Older People)

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    Disability Officer – Day Support

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    Disability Support Worker

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    Leisure & Therapy Assistant

Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
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CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

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

Course Duration: Approximately 12 months
Delivery Mode Options: Online
Attendance Requirements: Not applicable to this course
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.