Certificate III in Aged Care (12)
Campaspe College of Adult Education
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Echuca||No||Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal, Part-time Block or Day Release, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It addresses work primarily in residential facilities under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined organisation guidelines and service plans. It is the standard entry qualification for workers in this sector and will introduce individuals to all aspects of a carer's role including personal care, well-being and assistance with daily activities. Individuals involved in this type of work need the physical capacity to deal with personal care and must demonstrate genuine compassion and empathy towards others.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Support older people to maintain their independence; Work effectively with older people; Provide support to people living with dementia; Work effectively in the community sector; Provide support to meet personal care needs; Participate in the implementation of individualised plans; Support individual health and emotional well being; Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context; plus more. Electives: Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Collect technical data to support client health care plan; Advocate for clients; Provide support and care relating to loss and grief; plus more.
About Campaspe College of Adult EducationEstablished in 1980, Campaspe College of Adult Education in Echuca is an Adult Community and Further Education (ACFE) and Learn Local Registered Training Organisation that provides clients with training and further education pathways. Courses are delivered on and off campus through a flexible learning approach that is customised to meet client needs. Campaspe College has an enrol at any time approach where students join an existing class and commence their study when a new unit of study is commenced. Students enter and finish the ongoing program throughout the year. Most classes are restricted to 16 enrolments. Hospitality classes are restricted to 14 students while First Aid classes are restricted to 12 students. RTO code: 3665
Certificate IIICourse code: CHC30212
- Flexible Delivery
- Full-time internal
- Part-time Block or Day Release
- Part-time internal
14 units: 10 core; 4 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Aged care workers provide care, supervision and support for aged people in residential establishments, clinics, hospitals and private residence. Aged care workers assist with the maintenance of personal care, domestic duties and management of illness. They also provide companionship and emotional support, and promote independence and community participation.