Certificate II in Introduction to Aged Care (Aged Care Pre-traineeship)

Male in a wheelchair with male care assistant helping him.
Get a head start on your aged care traineeship!

The aged care industry is growing, and it needs skilled workers. If you're looking for a career that's very rewarding and really makes a difference in people's lives, working in aged care is it!

This course can help you get into a paid traineeship within the Community Services sector; specifically in aged care. It will give you entry level  skills and knowledge to get a head start on a traineeship at Certificate III level, or set you up to be job ready for an entry level position. You'll learn about caring for the elderly, and helping them to maintain wellbeing and independence. 

What a great way to start a great career!

Half price
Pre-apprenticeship or Pre-traineeship
Industry: Education and Community Services
National course code: 52841WA | WA State ID: AB64

Choose a private training provider that delivers this course

This course is available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are also funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider's website for further information about the course and how to enrol.

The Certificate II in Introduction to Aged Care reflects the role of support workers who follow an individualised care plan to provide person centred care to clients in a residential facility.

Care worker’s duties include:

  • Carrying out activities to maintain an individual's well-being through personal care and/or general activities of daily living
  • Carry out tasks related to an individualised client care plan
  • Reporting directly to a supervisor

The course is delivered at our dedicated training facility in Rivervale with a mandatory work placement of 100 hours facilitated at an Amana Living Residential Care location in the metro area.

Amana Living Training Institute has Government funded places for this qualification available under the Priority Industry Training funding and Traineeship funding models.

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