Certificate III in Individual Support - CHC33015

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification reflects the role of 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.To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

  • 13 units: 7 core
  • 6 elective

Subjects

  • Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
  • Produce dishes using basic methods of cookery
  • Assist with the monitoring and modification of meals and menus according to individualised plans
  • Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • Provide home and community support services
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Engage respectfully with young people
  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements
  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • Work effectively in employment services
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Work with diverse people
  • Support group activities
  • Facilitate responsible behaviour
  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies
  • Support community participation and social inclusion
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Provide basic foot care
  • Use basic oral health screening tools
  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
  • Provide individualised support
  • Transport passengers with disabilities
  • Operate commercial vehicle
  • Process and maintain workplace information
  • Work with people with mental health issues
  • Meet community information needs
  • Support relationships with carers and families
  • Support the rights and safety of children and young people
  • Facilitate independent travel
  • Work with forced migrants
  • Deliver contracted employment services
  • Transport individuals
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Support individuals with autism spectrum disorder
  • Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs
  • Respond to suspected abuse
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
  • Implement falls prevention strategies
  • Inform and support patients and groups about oral health
  • Work with clients to identify financial literacy education needs
  • Contribute to leisure and health programming
  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • Interpret road maps and navigate pre-determined routes
  • Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
  • Improve clients' fundamental financial literacy skills
  • Organise personal work priorities and development
  • Assist clients with medication
  • Provide or assist with oral hygiene
  • Work legally and ethically
  • Provide first aid
  • Use labour market information
  • Provide loss and grief support
  • Assist with planning and evaluating meals and menus to meet recommended dietary guidelines
  • Address the needs of people with chronic disease
  • Meet personal support needs
  • Use business technology
  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • Recognise and respond to oral health issues
  • Apply and manage use of basic oral health products
  • Provide support to people living with dementia
  • Provide food services
  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No information available No No information available
St George College, Main Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Maitland Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Meadowbank Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Northern Beaches Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Great Lakes Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 23 weeks
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
Grafton Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
Gosford Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No No information available
Armidale Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Goulburn Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
St Leonards Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wollongong Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
St George College, Main Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Tamworth Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Part-time : 27 weeks
Ulladulla Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Randwick College, Main Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Shellharbour Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Cooma Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Yass Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Meadowbank Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Bega Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Inverell Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Moruya Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Nowra Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Queanbeyan Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
The Hills College, Baulkham Hills Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Wetherill Park College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Moss Vale Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Wyong Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 26 weeks
Temora Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Albury Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No No information available
Narrandera Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Deniliquin Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Nepean College, Kingswood Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wollongong Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No information available No No information available
Albury Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Glendale Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Cobar College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Deniliquin Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Temora Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Cootamundra Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Tumut Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Great Lakes Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 23 weeks
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
Griffith Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Gosford Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 30 weeks
Corowa Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Finley Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Cootamundra Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Nowra Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Singleton Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Taree Campus No information available No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 23 weeks
Murwillumbah Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Gosford Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 30 weeks
Albury Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Taree Campus No information available No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 23 weeks
Gilgandra College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Warren College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Cessnock Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 30 weeks
Singleton Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Kingscliff Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 23 weeks
Bourke College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Young Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Griffith Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Leeton Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
West Wyalong Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Scone Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Wellington College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Young Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
West Wyalong Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Coonamble College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Newcastle Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Finley Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Grafton Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
Dunedoo College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Murwillumbah Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Tumut Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Yamba Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
Brewarrina College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Corowa Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Scone Campus No information available No
  • : 48 weeks
  • Part-time : 48 weeks
Mudgee College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Nyngan College Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 36 weeks
Narrandera Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Leeton Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 36 weeks
Kempsey Campus Domestic: $7,440
International: $7,440
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks

Further information

Before undertaking any practicum experience students will be required to undertake a police check and have a senior first aid certificate

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.

Become a member

Already a member? Login Forgot password?

Join the conversation