Certificate IV in Aged Care (08)
Guidestar Training & Professional Services
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|St Albans||No||Flexible Delivery, Full-time internal||
Certificate III in Aged Care
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It addresses work primarily in residential facilities within defined organisation guidelines and service plans. Work in this area may include maintaining an individual's wellbeing through personal care and/or other activities of living; providing services to individuals with complex needs, and/or working with older people; training and support to promote independence and community participation. Workers at this level report to service managers and liaise with professionals and other service providers, and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of other workers.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Provide services to older people with complex needs; Facilitate support responsive to the specific nature of dementia; Implement interventions with older people at risk of falls; Advocate for clients; Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Facilitate support for personal care needs; Facilitate individualised plans; Coordinate information systems; Facilitate links with other services; Supervise work. Electives: Contribute to OHS processes; Follow safety procedures for direct care work; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; plus more.
About Guidestar Training & Professional ServicesGuidestar Training & Professional Services is a Registered Training Organisation that offers courses in the community sector namely Certificate III in Individual Support. This RTO also provide short courses such as First Aid, Infection Control, Safe Manual Handling, Anaphylaxis and Asthma management. par The provider is based in St. Albans but has multiple delivery locations such in Lalor, Noble Park, Werribee and St. Albans. They provide a friendly learning environment to students and one-on-one support as needed by the students during their learning. They provide both day and evening classes in most of their locations and a weekend class only in St. Albans. This provider ensures all work placement requirements of the qualifications they offer is met by taking the responsibility to look for placement for all students and provide clinical assessors on a weekly basis who support students during placement. RTO code: 22355
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC40108
- Flexible Delivery = 1 year
- Full-time internal = 0.5 year
15 units: 10 core; 5 elective
Certificate III in Aged Care
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
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.