Certificate III in Aged Care (12)
North East Region Training Association Inc
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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 North East Region Training Association IncEstablished in 1998, the North East Region Training Association (NERTA) Inc is a Registered Training Organisation that provides training in business, information technology, training and assessment, aged care, financial services and accountancy. Skills development training is available and is offered via various modes of delivery, including classroom and self paced. People with unique or specific learning needs may discuss the option of customised or one-on-one training.The maximum class size is 15. Training is also available under the VET Fee-Help program in the areas of Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care and Diploma of Business. The Morley Training Centre also offers short skills based training in the Microsoft Applications, MYOB and XERO, and Soft Skills. RTO code: 0127
Certificate IIICourse code: CHC30212
- Full-time internal = 6 weeks
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.