Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Southern Cross Education Institute

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: 02934D

Related Careers:

Aged Care Worker, Community Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Adelaide No info Full time 1 year
North Melbourne No info No Full time 1 year
Adelaide No info No Full time 1 year
North Melbourne No info Full time 1 year
Established in 2008, Southern Cross Education Institute is a Registered Training Organisation. Its mission is to provide quality education programs and student services, and to equip students with the necessary skills that will enable them to effectively meet the challenges of the future. Teaching staff at the Institute aim to provide students with quality training in accredited courses; both staff and management at SCEI are committed in helping students achieve their chosen qualification. Administration and student support staff strive to provide students with a practical and enjoyable learning experience. Most of its courses contain a workplace component which is designed to enable students to learn the theory in class and then apply the practical experience in the workplace.

Provider CRICOS: 02934D

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