Certificate III in Disability (08)
Campaspe College of Adult Education
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. Workers in this area carry out activities under direct or regular supervision to maintain personal care and other activities of living for people with a disability in the community and/or residential facilities. These workers carry out activities related to an individualised plan, report directly to a supervisor, and are not responsible for other workers.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively in the community sector; Work effectively with people with a disability; Maintain an environment to empower people with disabilities; Support community participation and inclusion; Contribute to skill development and maintenance; Provide support to meet personal care needs; Participate in the implementation of individualised plans; Support individual health and emotional wellbeing; Provide behaviour support in the context of individualised plans; Contribute to OHS processes; Follow safety procedures for direct care work. Plus electives.
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: CHC30408
- Flexible Delivery = 0.5 year
14 units: 10 core; 4 elective
No minimum education
Where work involves a specific focus on Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and/or culturally diverse clients or communities, one or both of the following electives is recommended: Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.
Life after Study
Disability support workers provide care, supervision and support for people with disabilities in the home, residential establishments, clinics and hospitals. They also work with other health professionals to maximise the individual's physical and mental wellbeing. They also provide companionship and emotional support, and when possible promote independence and community participation.