This course covers 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, you must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
Nurse’s Aide, Aged Care Assistant, Personal Care Giver, Respite Care Worker.
Certificate 3 Guarantee
The Certificate 3 Guarantee is a Queensland Government subsidy that supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III level qualification. Contact our Enrolments Team to find out if you are eligible.
Students complete a total of 13 units include 7 core and 6 electives. Electives have been packaged to provide a qualification with a specialisation for aged care, disability or home and community care.
CHCSS00070 Assist Clients with Medication Skill Set
What are Skills Sets?
Skill Sets are defined as those single units of competency or combination of units of competency which link to a licence or regulatory requirement, or a defined industry need.
This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services industry who wish to develop skills in supporting people to self-administer medication
Skill Set Requirements
This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support