Certificate IV in Aged Care (08)
Health Link Training
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Perth||Yes||Part-time Block or Day Release||
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 Link TrainingHealth Link Training (provider number 52576) is a Registered Training Organisation delivering nationally recognised training in Aged Care and Disability and has been appointed to the Preferred Provider Panel for Traineeships by the Department of Training and Workforce Development. They also have a contract under Future Skill WA for Guaranteed Places in State Priority Training Programs for Aged Care and Disability. The acceptance into this program is very broad and does not exclude those with higher qualifications or existing workers exceeding the eligibility requirements for traineeships. RTO code: 52576
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC40108
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 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.