Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC

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.

Entry Requirements:

Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3.

Structure:

18 units: 15 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Facilitate individual service planning and delivery; Implement interventions with older people at risk; Support independence and wellbeing; Manage legal and ethical compliance; Facilitate the empowerment of older people; Deliver care services using a palliative approach; Meet personal support needs; Facilitate the interests and rights of clients; Work with diverse people; Follow safe work practices for direct client care; plus more. Elective: Address the needs of people with chronic disease; Provide suicide bereavement support; Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability; Manage and promote diversity; plus more.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 02411J

Related Careers:

Aged Care Worker, Community Worker,
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For more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.

Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.

Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.

Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.

All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.

International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.

Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.

RTO: 4687

Provider CRICOS: 02411J

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