This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range
of community settings and clients’ homes, who provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. Workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.
This course has a minimum of 15 supervised scheduled face to face course contact hours on campus per week as well as 5 distance / online education hours per week. This comes to a total of 20 hours per week. Students are also required to undertake reading, activities, research, assessments and homework.
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.
- Pay in full
- Payment plan
- Government funding*
Recognition of Prior Learning:
We understand that you may have many skills and areas of expertise that you have obtained in different ways and these are recognised through our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process, which may reduce your study duration.
All students are required to have a working with children check (Blue Card) prior to undertaking their work placement.
- 16 years old or above
- Completion of Year 12 / High School overseas or AustralianYear 11 or equivalent
- IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent
- Pass CB LLN test
- Successful completion of a Blue Card application.
- Medical Certificate attesting to the student’s good health.