Certificate IV in Ageing Support
Worktrain Pty Ltd
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery. Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Facilitate the interests and rights of clients; Follow safe work practices for direct client care; Implement interventions with older people at risk; Support independence and well being; Support relationships with carers and families; plus more. Electives: Provide food services; Maintain a high standard of service; Implement falls prevention strategies; Plan health promotion and community intervention; Facilitate independent travel; Recognise and respond to crisis situations; plus more.
About Worktrain Pty LtdWorktrain Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation providing accredited vocational education and training in the community services and health industries across Australia via external/distance education. Training and assessment is customised to reflect the needs of individual learners, their workplace needs and role. RTO code: 90109
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC43015
- External = 1 year
18 units: 15 core; 3 elective
No minimum education
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work.
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.