What will I learn?

The CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support reflects the role of support workers who complete specialized tasks and functions in aged services. They work either in residential, hospital or community-based environments and are required to take responsibility for their own work within defined organization guidelines.

They will also be required to maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualized service planning and delivery. Workers will be required to demonstrate leadership and take responsibility for other team members.

The course modules are structured to provide a balanced program of theory and practice relevant to the career opportunities across the aged care industry.

What Will I Study?

18 units of competency are required for this qualification, including:

15 core units

3 elective units

Where Will this Take Me?

Candidates may progress to higher level qualifications within and/or across the community sector like

HLT54115 – Diploma of Nursing

HLT57715 – Diploma of Practice management

After completing this course, you can pursue a career as a:

Aged Support worker

Aged Care Activity Worker

Care Service Team Leader

Care Supervisor (Aged Care)

How is the Course Assessed?

Our approach is to collect evidence on whether the student can perform to the standards of the workplace. This is based on the relevant unit of competency, and you’ll find these tools being used:

Theory Assessments (TA)

Knowledge Based Assessments (KBA)

Simulation Based Assessments (SBA)

Professional Experience Placement (PEP)

CRICOS

092899A

Study options

Full Time (44 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$8,250.00 (4,46,912) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

1 November 2021, 10 January 2022, 7 March 2022, 2 May 2022, 4 July 2022, 5 September 2022, 7 November 2022

Venue

Melbourne CBD Campus

Level 5 & 6, 131 Queen Street,

MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3000, MELBOURNE, Australia

Full Time (44 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$8,250.00 (4,46,912) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

1 November 2021, 10 January 2022, 7 March 2022, 2 May 2022, 4 July 2022, 5 September 2022, 7 November 2022

Venue

Perth Campus

Level 2, 12 St Georges Terrace,

PERTH,

Western Australia,

6000, PERTH, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

IHNA has in place admission criteria for courses in its scope as required by its ‘Application and Enrolment Procedure for VET Courses’ to ensure that candidates meet industry requirements.

18 years of age and above and need to be Secondary School year 10 pass, OR

Be of mature age which can be demonstrated by a candidate who is at least of 21 years and has a qualification at Certificate II level or higher, OR has 2 years industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication

Basic computer skills

Provide a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE)

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