Certificate III in Individual Support

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It covers workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

13 units: 7 core; 6 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide individualised support; Support independence and well being; Communicate and work in health or community services; Work with diverse people; Work legally and ethically; Recognise healthy body systems; Follow safe work practices for direct client care. Elective streams: Ageing; Disability; Home and community. Plus electives.

Study Pathways:

Advanced standing in Certificate IV in Nursing - Enrolled Nurse

Related Careers:

Aged Care Worker, Community Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hunter - Wyong No info No Part time
Sydney - Ultimo No info No
Western - Dubbo No info No
Hunter - Gosford No info No
Illawarra - Bega No info No
Illawarra - Bega No info No Part time
Illawarra - Yass No info No
Riverina - Tumut No info No
Riverina - Young No info No
Western - Forbes No info No
Western - Mudgee No info No
Western - Orange No info No
Western - Parkes No info No
Hunter - Cessnock No info No
Hunter - Glendale No info No Part time
Illawarra - Nowra No info No
Riverina - Albury No info No
Riverina - Corowa No info No
Riverina - Finley No info Yes
Riverina - Temora No info No
Illawarra - Moruya No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Sydney - St George No info No
New England - Moree No info No
North Coast - Taree No info No Full time 0.5 year
North Coast - Taree No info No Part time
Riverina - Griffith No info No
Hunter - Kurri Kurri No info No
Riverina - Coomealla No info No
Illawarra - Moss Vale No info No
Illawarra - Ulladulla No info No
North Coast - Ballina No info No
North Coast - Grafton No info No Part time
North Coast - Kempsey No info No
North Coast - Lismore No info No
Riverina - Narrandera No info No
Western - Broken Hill No info No
Illawarra - Wollongong No info No
New England - Armidale No info No Online
New England - Gunnedah No info No
New England - Inverell No info No
New England - Narrabri No info No
New England - Tamworth No info No
North Coast - Wauchope No info No
Riverina - Cootamundra No info No
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No info No
Western Sydney - Nepean No info No
Illawarra - Shellharbour No info No
New England - Glen Innes No info No
North Coast - Kingscliff No info No Full time 1 year
North Coast - Kingscliff No info No Part time
North Coast - Macksville No info No Part time
New England - Tenterfield No info No
North Coast - Great Lakes No info No Part time
New England - Coonabarabran No info No
North Coast - Port Macquarie No info No Full time 0.5 year
North Coast - Port Macquarie No info No Part time
Northern Sydney - Meadowbank No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Western Sydney - Strathfield No info No Online
Northern Sydney - St Leonards No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Western Sydney - Baulkham Hills No info No Online
Western Sydney - Baulkham Hills No info No Part time
Western Sydney - Blue Mountains No info No Part time
South Western Sydney - Bankstown No info No Full time
Northern Sydney - Northern Beaches No info No
South Western Sydney - Wetherill Park No info Yes Full time
South Western Sydney - Macquarie Fields No info No
North Coast - Coffs Harbour Education Centre No info No Full time 0.5 year
North Coast - Coffs Harbour Education Centre No info No Part time

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer over 1,200 courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students and are ranked the number two higher education provider in NSW for teaching quality, skills learned and overall satisfaction.  (Qilt.edu.au

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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