Certificate IV in Aged Care (08)
Health Industry Training
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Hervey Bay||No||Flexible Delivery||
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 Health Industry TrainingHealth Industry Training is a Registered Training Organisation established by a community based organisation that has many years experience in the health sector and a broad understanding of the health needs of our communities. They provide a wide range of nationally accredited training services through the Health, Community Services and Business Training Packages to existing workers and new entrants to the health industry. Their growing scope of qualifications will ensure the growth of health training. Their close partnerships with health and community based organisations support their industry responsive training programs. RTO code: 32145
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC40108
- Flexible Delivery = 1 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.