Certificate III in Individual Support

National ID: CHC33015
State ID: AWK6
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Private
Activ Pathways

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AMA Training Services

AMA Training Services is the registered training organisation of the Australian Medical Association (WA), Western Australia’s peak representative body for doctors and medical students. AMA Training Services has a proud history of delivering high quality and contextualised training to the health and community industries.

This qualification is offered under the Participation and Equity Program as well as traineeship arrangements.

Delivery locations:

  • 2 Leura Street, Nedlands WA 6009
  • 57 Shenton Avenue Joondalup WA 6027,
  • Peron Trade Training Centre for Excellence, Farris Street, Rockingham, WA 6168,
  • Bethanie Peel Community Housing, 10-18 Maclaggan Turn, Coodanup WA 6210,
  • Bunbury RSL, 19 Spencer Street, Bunbury WA 6230

Course description

AMA Training Services is the registered training organisation of the Australian Medical Association (WA), Western Australia’s peak representative body for doctors and medical students. AMA Training Services has a proud history of delivering high quality and contextualised training to the health and community industries.

This qualification is offered under the Participation and Equity Program as well as traineeship arrangements.

Delivery locations:

  • 2 Leura Street, Nedlands WA 6009
  • 57 Shenton Avenue Joondalup WA 6027,
  • Peron Trade Training Centre for Excellence, Farris Street, Rockingham, WA 6168,
  • Bethanie Peel Community Housing, 10-18 Maclaggan Turn, Coodanup WA 6210,
  • Bunbury RSL, 19 Spencer Street, Bunbury WA 6230

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Amana Living Training Institute

The Certificate III in Individual Support reflects the role of support workers who follow an individualised care plan to provide person centred care to clients and residents and is available in three different specialisations, Ageing, Home and Community and Disability. This is the first step in gaining the skills to operate effectively as a care worker or assistant in nursing within the aged, health, disability and community care sectors.

The course consists of trainer directed face to face group workshops, delivered at our purpose-built Training Institute. There are 9 workshops to provide the theory for the relevant Units of Competency within this qualification, these theory days incorporate simulated activities and real-life experiences from the trainers and other group members. Each workshop has post course assignments that are to be completed within a designated time frame, and on the job training and assessments which consists of 120 hours practical placement that is organised for students by our Student Support Coordinator.

The cost for the qualification is dependant on individual learner circumstances. Amana Living Training Institute can deliver Nationally Recognised Training for Traineeships, Priority Industry Training or other Government funded programs.

Delivery Location: Level 1, 1-9 Tanunda Drive Rivervale WA 6103

Course description

The Certificate III in Individual Support reflects the role of support workers who follow an individualised care plan to provide person centred care to clients and residents and is available in three different specialisations, Ageing, Home and Community and Disability. This is the first step in gaining the skills to operate effectively as a care worker or assistant in nursing within the aged, health, disability and community care sectors.

The course consists of trainer directed face to face group workshops, delivered at our purpose-built Training Institute. There are 9 workshops to provide the theory for the relevant Units of Competency within this qualification, these theory days incorporate simulated activities and real-life experiences from the trainers and other group members. Each workshop has post course assignments that are to be completed within a designated time frame, and on the job training and assessments which consists of 120 hours practical placement that is organised for students by our Student Support Coordinator.

The cost for the qualification is dependant on individual learner circumstances. Amana Living Training Institute can deliver Nationally Recognised Training for Traineeships, Priority Industry Training or other Government funded programs.

Delivery Location: Level 1, 1-9 Tanunda Drive Rivervale WA 6103

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Aspire to Succeed Pty Ltd

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.

Delivery – PIT / Fee for Service

Training  is delivered fully on-the-job, on-site in Perth and Mandurah

Course description

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.

Delivery – PIT / Fee for Service

Training  is delivered fully on-the-job, on-site in Perth and Mandurah

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ATA Training

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ATS Arrow Training Services

Are you looking for a career that gives something back to the community? Are you wanting to make a difference to people’s lives? Are you looking for a secure job in one of the fastest growing industries? The Certificate III in Individual Support is the perfect qualification for those looking to become a personal care assistant and start a Career in the aged care industry. Whether you imagine working in a home and community care setting or an aged care facility you will be job ready and equipped with the knowledge and skills to follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who require care.  Learn about dementia, palliative care, concepts and practices required to provide person-centred safe working practices, the legalities and ethics of the industry, building relationships with families and carers, co-ordinating services and empowering your clients.

This course includes a mandatory practical placement component. We take care to match you with a facility that best suits your needs including location and upcoming vacancies to maximise the likelihood of an employment opportunity. Practical placement is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your skills to a perspective employer.

We pride ourselves on providing a supportive and caring  learning environment to help our students achieve their best. As well as industry experienced trainers, we have a Student Counsellor and Indigenous Liaison Officer ready to assist. This qualification can also be delivered as a traineeship.

Delivery locations:

  • 87-89 Guthrie Street, Osborne Park WA 6017
  • 233 Ocean Keys Boulevard, Clarkson WA 6030
  • 22 Dorothy Street, Gosnells WA 6110
  • Hillman Hall Unnaro Street, Hillman WA 6168
  • 7 Kulin Way, Mandurah WA 6210

Course description

Are you looking for a career that gives something back to the community? Are you wanting to make a difference to people’s lives? Are you looking for a secure job in one of the fastest growing industries? The Certificate III in Individual Support is the perfect qualification for those looking to become a personal care assistant and start a Career in the aged care industry. Whether you imagine working in a home and community care setting or an aged care facility you will be job ready and equipped with the knowledge and skills to follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who require care.  Learn about dementia, palliative care, concepts and practices required to provide person-centred safe working practices, the legalities and ethics of the industry, building relationships with families and carers, co-ordinating services and empowering your clients.

This course includes a mandatory practical placement component. We take care to match you with a facility that best suits your needs including location and upcoming vacancies to maximise the likelihood of an employment opportunity. Practical placement is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your skills to a perspective employer.

We pride ourselves on providing a supportive and caring  learning environment to help our students achieve their best. As well as industry experienced trainers, we have a Student Counsellor and Indigenous Liaison Officer ready to assist. This qualification can also be delivered as a traineeship.

Delivery locations:

  • 87-89 Guthrie Street, Osborne Park WA 6017
  • 233 Ocean Keys Boulevard, Clarkson WA 6030
  • 22 Dorothy Street, Gosnells WA 6110
  • Hillman Hall Unnaro Street, Hillman WA 6168
  • 7 Kulin Way, Mandurah WA 6210

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Australian Employment and Training Services

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is the newest qualification in the aged care industry.

Students may do this course as an entry pathway into the aged care industry. Our CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course is designed to develop multi-skilled workers who are industry ready to enter the broad range of services supporting the growing aging population in residential and community settings.

Our face to face classroom course led by industry experts will prepare you for the requirements needed to succeed in this exciting industry. We are proud of the reputation of delivering quality graduates to the aged care industry.

In addition to our classroom delivery, you will receive hands on training in our specifically designed manual handling facility ensuring you have the appropriate skills to operate necessary equipment you will be presented with when you commence work in an aged care environment.

A mandatory component of our program is the 160 hours of practical placement, working within an actual aged care environment. Our dedicated Practical Placement Coordinator will secure you a placement and support you through this process.

Many of our delivery sites include weekly enrolments meaning you can commence immediately once your enrolment is in place. AEATS also offers interest free payment plans to students.

  • The course comprises of 13 units (7 Core and 6 Elective). Successful completion of this course requires the fulfillment of all 13 units of competency.

Delivery locations:

  • Perth City, Perth State Library, 25 Francis Street, Perth WA
  • Mirrabooka Herb Graham Centre, 38 Ashbury Crescent, Mirrabooka WA
  • Level 1/61 Ocean Keys Boulevard, Clarkson WA
  • 25 Wentworth Parade, Success WA
  • 89 Allnut Street, Mandurah WA
  • BREC 2 Blair Street, Bunbury WA
  • Corner Cathedral & Foreshore Drive, Geraldton WA

Course description

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is the newest qualification in the aged care industry.

Students may do this course as an entry pathway into the aged care industry. Our CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course is designed to develop multi-skilled workers who are industry ready to enter the broad range of services supporting the growing aging population in residential and community settings.

Our face to face classroom course led by industry experts will prepare you for the requirements needed to succeed in this exciting industry. We are proud of the reputation of delivering quality graduates to the aged care industry.

In addition to our classroom delivery, you will receive hands on training in our specifically designed manual handling facility ensuring you have the appropriate skills to operate necessary equipment you will be presented with when you commence work in an aged care environment.

A mandatory component of our program is the 160 hours of practical placement, working within an actual aged care environment. Our dedicated Practical Placement Coordinator will secure you a placement and support you through this process.

Many of our delivery sites include weekly enrolments meaning you can commence immediately once your enrolment is in place. AEATS also offers interest free payment plans to students.

  • The course comprises of 13 units (7 Core and 6 Elective). Successful completion of this course requires the fulfillment of all 13 units of competency.

Delivery locations:

  • Perth City, Perth State Library, 25 Francis Street, Perth WA
  • Mirrabooka Herb Graham Centre, 38 Ashbury Crescent, Mirrabooka WA
  • Level 1/61 Ocean Keys Boulevard, Clarkson WA
  • 25 Wentworth Parade, Success WA
  • 89 Allnut Street, Mandurah WA
  • BREC 2 Blair Street, Bunbury WA
  • Corner Cathedral & Foreshore Drive, Geraldton WA

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Australian Higher Education Academy

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge workers in community and/or residential care settings would need to 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. It provides workers with 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.

All participants must complete 150 hours of work placement which the Academy coordinates on their behalf.

The Western Australian Government has identified the Aged Care and Disability Industries as skills shortage areas.

Delivery location: Unit 15, 200 Wellington Street, EAST PERTH  WA  6004 and On-site

Course description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge workers in community and/or residential care settings would need to 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. It provides workers with 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.

All participants must complete 150 hours of work placement which the Academy coordinates on their behalf.

The Western Australian Government has identified the Aged Care and Disability Industries as skills shortage areas.

Delivery location: Unit 15, 200 Wellington Street, EAST PERTH  WA  6004 and On-site

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Australian Professional Skills Institute

The Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) is designed to provide training to entry level workers who want to work in residential aged care facilities, community care, nursing homes, disability care, community based organisations and hospitals.

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting (residential aged care facilities) who follow an individualised plan for provision of person-centred care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Workers are being required to increasingly support people in their homes, support people with increasingly complex needs, to tailor care and support approaches to meet individual needs with increased ‘client’ choice.

The course combines both theory and practical training, with the bulk of the learning and assessment in the workplace where learners will be practising newly acquired knowledge through delivery of skills in areas relating to personal care, assisting people to maintain independence in their home of choice and provide welfare and support services to assist some of the most vulnerable people in the community.

Delivery Location: Wellington Fair, 40 Lord Street, East Perth and at the Workplace (for traineeship)

 

Course description

The Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) is designed to provide training to entry level workers who want to work in residential aged care facilities, community care, nursing homes, disability care, community based organisations and hospitals.

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting (residential aged care facilities) who follow an individualised plan for provision of person-centred care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Workers are being required to increasingly support people in their homes, support people with increasingly complex needs, to tailor care and support approaches to meet individual needs with increased ‘client’ choice.

The course combines both theory and practical training, with the bulk of the learning and assessment in the workplace where learners will be practising newly acquired knowledge through delivery of skills in areas relating to personal care, assisting people to maintain independence in their home of choice and provide welfare and support services to assist some of the most vulnerable people in the community.

Delivery Location: Wellington Fair, 40 Lord Street, East Perth and at the Workplace (for traineeship)

 

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Bestwest Care

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Brightwater Care Group Limited

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Centacare Employment and Training

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Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 2
Reflects the role of workers in the community who work with people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.

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.

You will develop the skills and knowledge required to provide personal, physical and emotional support to people who require assistance with daily living, including the elderly and people with disabilities.

Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

Additional Requirements : A National Police Clearance, Working with Children Card and a medical screening with specific immunisations are required prior to undertaking the practical components of this course. Students will also be required to attend Skills Workshops at either Northam, Geraldton or Kalgoorlie Campus as appropriate.
Work Placement : A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course. To achieve this qualification you must complete at least 120 hours of direct support work in at leas one, aged care, home and community, disability or community service organisation.

Specialisations : You will have a choice of three (3) specialisations as part of this course.

  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)

Individual Support @GERALDTON : Our Geraldton Campus offers this qualification with a specialisation in Ageing, Home and Community. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study from our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Individual Support @NORTHAM/KALGOORLIE : Our Northam & Kalgoorlie Campuses offer a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

VET Student Loan: This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 2
Reflects the role of workers in the community who work with people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.

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.

You will develop the skills and knowledge required to provide personal, physical and emotional support to people who require assistance with daily living, including the elderly and people with disabilities.

Additional Resources : Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course. Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Information.

Additional Requirements : A National Police Clearance, Working with Children Card and a medical screening with specific immunisations are required prior to undertaking the practical components of this course. Students will also be required to attend Skills Workshops at either Northam, Geraldton or Kalgoorlie Campus as appropriate.
Work Placement : A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course. To achieve this qualification you must complete at least 120 hours of direct support work in at leas one, aged care, home and community, disability or community service organisation.

Specialisations : You will have a choice of three (3) specialisations as part of this course.

  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)

Individual Support @GERALDTON : Our Geraldton Campus offers this qualification with a specialisation in Ageing, Home and Community. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study from our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Individual Support @NORTHAM/KALGOORLIE : Our Northam & Kalgoorlie Campuses offer a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

VET Student Loan: This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

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Corporate First Aid Australia Pty Ltd

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) you will gain the skills and knowledge necessary for employment at a support worker in the community services and health industry. Funded through the Priority Industry Training, electives have been chosen to provide a range of employment outcomes by including units that are suited to both the residential and community settings.

This qualification is offered in a number of delivery methodologies, including classroom delivery, school-based traineeships and through an RPL process.  For school-based traineeships, training is 

provided on-the-job with agreements with individual schools, to meet education West Australian Certificate of Education requirements. Suitable workplace options are secured through the Group Training Providers.

RPL acknowledges an individual’s existing skills, knowledge and experience, relevant to the training package requirements, through an assessment-only process.

This qualification was endorsed by the Industry Skills Council August 2015 and supersedes (replaces) the following qualifications:

  • CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care 

  • CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability 

  • CHC30312 Certificate III in Home and Community 


Delivery location: 6 Victoria Street , Bunbury WA 6230

Course description

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) you will gain the skills and knowledge necessary for employment at a support worker in the community services and health industry. Funded through the Priority Industry Training, electives have been chosen to provide a range of employment outcomes by including units that are suited to both the residential and community settings.

This qualification is offered in a number of delivery methodologies, including classroom delivery, school-based traineeships and through an RPL process.  For school-based traineeships, training is 

provided on-the-job with agreements with individual schools, to meet education West Australian Certificate of Education requirements. Suitable workplace options are secured through the Group Training Providers.

RPL acknowledges an individual’s existing skills, knowledge and experience, relevant to the training package requirements, through an assessment-only process.

This qualification was endorsed by the Industry Skills Council August 2015 and supersedes (replaces) the following qualifications:

  • CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care 

  • CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability 

  • CHC30312 Certificate III in Home and Community 


Delivery location: 6 Victoria Street , Bunbury WA 6230

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DNA Kingston Training

This is a practical course that provides participants with the skills and knowledge to work in the community and /or residential home setting, who provides structured guidance and care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or other reasons. Work involves using your own discretion and judgement in relation to individual support needs. Workers have a variety of practical skills, procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge regarding the concepts and practices required to provide personal-centred care and support.

Delivery information and location:

Training delivered fully on-the-job if under Traineeships

Face to face delivery:

  • 37 Hargreaves Street, Belmont 6014 W.A.
  • Bunbury Regional Trade Training Centre (BRTTC), 60 Robertson Drive, Bunbury 6230 W.A.
  • Endeavour Centre, Unit 6 / 7, 2D Peel Street, Mandurah 6210 W.A.

2 days a week

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE

The course is recommended for people with a caring and patient nature who are seeking a rewarding career in caring for the people with disabilities, the elderly or people requiring individual support in their homes. 16 weeks of very hands on practical training with work experience of 120 hours and employment support. DNA Kingston Training is a multi-award winning training organisation specialising in Health training.  Students are taught by fully qualified lecturing staff with industry experience providing students with up to date training and techniques.   We work closely with each student, customising training for the individual.

EXAMPLES OF EMPLOYMENT/CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

Career options include: Accommodation Support Worker, Personal Care Giver in the home or centres in Aged Care / Disabilities and Respite Care Worker. 

PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION
Students can consider completing CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support or other courses from the Health Training package.  The units completed in this course may provide credit towards a range of Health qualifications including Certificate III in Dental Assisting and above, allowing students to broaden their careers in the Health sector.

 Funding:  PIT, CaLD

Course description

This is a practical course that provides participants with the skills and knowledge to work in the community and /or residential home setting, who provides structured guidance and care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or other reasons. Work involves using your own discretion and judgement in relation to individual support needs. Workers have a variety of practical skills, procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge regarding the concepts and practices required to provide personal-centred care and support.

Delivery information and location:

Training delivered fully on-the-job if under Traineeships

Face to face delivery:

  • 37 Hargreaves Street, Belmont 6014 W.A.
  • Bunbury Regional Trade Training Centre (BRTTC), 60 Robertson Drive, Bunbury 6230 W.A.
  • Endeavour Centre, Unit 6 / 7, 2D Peel Street, Mandurah 6210 W.A.

2 days a week

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE

The course is recommended for people with a caring and patient nature who are seeking a rewarding career in caring for the people with disabilities, the elderly or people requiring individual support in their homes. 16 weeks of very hands on practical training with work experience of 120 hours and employment support. DNA Kingston Training is a multi-award winning training organisation specialising in Health training.  Students are taught by fully qualified lecturing staff with industry experience providing students with up to date training and techniques.   We work closely with each student, customising training for the individual.

EXAMPLES OF EMPLOYMENT/CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

Career options include: Accommodation Support Worker, Personal Care Giver in the home or centres in Aged Care / Disabilities and Respite Care Worker. 

PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION
Students can consider completing CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support or other courses from the Health Training package.  The units completed in this course may provide credit towards a range of Health qualifications including Certificate III in Dental Assisting and above, allowing students to broaden their careers in the Health sector.

 Funding:  PIT, CaLD

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Health Industry Training Queensland

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Health Training Australia (Inc)

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Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd

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LearnEd Training Pty Ltd

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MercyCare Training

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My Flex Training

Kick-start your career in a thriving industry and gain a qualification from a registered healthcare provider.

Our Certificate III in Individual Support 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 assistance due to ageing, disability or some other reason. On completion, our students are job ready and have a wide range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as key theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred care.  

​My Flex Training RTO ensures you have the competency that industry requires and prepares you to carry out activities to maintain personal care and other activities of living for people in aged care facilities, for people in their own homes and in other community settings.  Through our Certificate III in Individual Support course, you will learn the skills, knowledge and behaviour required to assist the elderly in their everyday lives. You will gain hands-on experience that enables you to provide personal care, assist with mobility needs, identify and report hazards, with the use of all relevant industry equipment and documentation.

During the course you will be guided by highly experienced trainers/ assessors, who ensure our courses are very interactive and the most fun in Perth! They provide a holistic approach to training using everyday examples, demonstrations, simulations and practical experience to assist your understanding.  

With flexible study pathways, including traineeships, and payment/funding options, contact us to launch your healthcare career.

Delivery location: 27 Brewer Street, Perth, WA, 6000

Course description

Kick-start your career in a thriving industry and gain a qualification from a registered healthcare provider.

Our Certificate III in Individual Support 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 assistance due to ageing, disability or some other reason. On completion, our students are job ready and have a wide range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as key theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred care.  

​My Flex Training RTO ensures you have the competency that industry requires and prepares you to carry out activities to maintain personal care and other activities of living for people in aged care facilities, for people in their own homes and in other community settings.  Through our Certificate III in Individual Support course, you will learn the skills, knowledge and behaviour required to assist the elderly in their everyday lives. You will gain hands-on experience that enables you to provide personal care, assist with mobility needs, identify and report hazards, with the use of all relevant industry equipment and documentation.

During the course you will be guided by highly experienced trainers/ assessors, who ensure our courses are very interactive and the most fun in Perth! They provide a holistic approach to training using everyday examples, demonstrations, simulations and practical experience to assist your understanding.  

With flexible study pathways, including traineeships, and payment/funding options, contact us to launch your healthcare career.

Delivery location: 27 Brewer Street, Perth, WA, 6000

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North Regional TAFE

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

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You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

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Open Colleges School of Health

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support provides you with the skills and knowledge essential to the role of a care and support worker in the community & residential aged care sector. This course offered by Open Colleges School of Health is structured to provide you with both the ‘Ageing’ specialisation and ‘Home and Community’ specialisation in the one qualification.

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is delivered using a flexible methodology, face to face on-campus delivery inclusive of skills laboratories and simulated practical environments.

Why study this course?

• Open Colleges School of Health offers you the flexibility of a blended learning model, with theory and underpinning knowledge completed face to face in classroom and practical skills and assessment in our state of the art clinical skills labs.

You will be offered opportunity to practice the skills you are learning before going out on practical placement and experiencing the activity and ‘life’ of a Individual Support worker.

•  On-the-job experience through 120 hours practical work placement organised by us for you that allows you to practice the skills learnt and learn from inside the industry.

•  Our graduates are highly regarded within the community and residential aged care industry

Delivery location: Perth Campus , Workzone Building A,  Level 6,  202 Pier Street, Perth WA 6000

Course description

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support provides you with the skills and knowledge essential to the role of a care and support worker in the community & residential aged care sector. This course offered by Open Colleges School of Health is structured to provide you with both the ‘Ageing’ specialisation and ‘Home and Community’ specialisation in the one qualification.

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support is delivered using a flexible methodology, face to face on-campus delivery inclusive of skills laboratories and simulated practical environments.

Why study this course?

• Open Colleges School of Health offers you the flexibility of a blended learning model, with theory and underpinning knowledge completed face to face in classroom and practical skills and assessment in our state of the art clinical skills labs.

You will be offered opportunity to practice the skills you are learning before going out on practical placement and experiencing the activity and ‘life’ of a Individual Support worker.

•  On-the-job experience through 120 hours practical work placement organised by us for you that allows you to practice the skills learnt and learn from inside the industry.

•  Our graduates are highly regarded within the community and residential aged care industry

Delivery location: Perth Campus , Workzone Building A,  Level 6,  202 Pier Street, Perth WA 6000

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South Metropolitan TAFE

Are you ready for a lifelong career helping those who have lived a long life?

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support you'll be on your way to a career as an aged care assistant.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

This course includes a compulsory work placement.

Course description

Are you ready for a lifelong career helping those who have lived a long life?

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support you'll be on your way to a career as an aged care assistant.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the aged care industry, caring for the elderly, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with dementia, safety procedures, ethical behaviour, infection control, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

This course includes a compulsory work placement.

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Stanley College

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge to gain stable employment in the community and/or within residential aged care facilities. You will learn to provide personal care to people who may require support due to ageing or disability. You will be trained in safety procedures and the legal and ethical framework of this sector.

This training is delivered face-to-face, 20 hours per week over a period of 14 weeks. This course includes mandatory work-based training which is organised by Stanley College.

Delivery location: Mirrabooka Campus at 9 Chesterfield Road, Mirrabooka

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as crèche (at Mirrabooka Campus only), Job find and Student Support for your wellbeing as well as Trainer Support for your academic progress. We also help you find a job after the course!

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT).

You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 9227 1797 to find out more about this course.

Course description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge to gain stable employment in the community and/or within residential aged care facilities. You will learn to provide personal care to people who may require support due to ageing or disability. You will be trained in safety procedures and the legal and ethical framework of this sector.

This training is delivered face-to-face, 20 hours per week over a period of 14 weeks. This course includes mandatory work-based training which is organised by Stanley College.

Delivery location: Mirrabooka Campus at 9 Chesterfield Road, Mirrabooka

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as crèche (at Mirrabooka Campus only), Job find and Student Support for your wellbeing as well as Trainer Support for your academic progress. We also help you find a job after the course!

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT).

You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 9227 1797 to find out more about this course.

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THE ORS GROUP PTY LTD

When you complete this qualification you will gain a variety of skills and knowledge relating to working in the community and/or residential setting, workers will follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.  Units may be chosen from Ageing, Disability or Home and Community streams.

To achieve this qualification, the student must have completed at least 120 hours of work placement associated to the qualification.

This qualification is delivered in a classroom based setting under the Participation Equity program or via the work based Traineeship program

Delivery locations:

  • Perth - Suites 2&3, 647 Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000
  • Kwinana - Suite 2 - Kwinana Professional Centre, 4 Challenger Ave
  • Kwinana, WA 6167
  • Fremantle - Shop 41, Fremantle Malls, 27-35 William Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Course description

When you complete this qualification you will gain a variety of skills and knowledge relating to working in the community and/or residential setting, workers will follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.  Units may be chosen from Ageing, Disability or Home and Community streams.

To achieve this qualification, the student must have completed at least 120 hours of work placement associated to the qualification.

This qualification is delivered in a classroom based setting under the Participation Equity program or via the work based Traineeship program

Delivery locations:

  • Perth - Suites 2&3, 647 Wellington Street, Perth, WA 6000
  • Kwinana - Suite 2 - Kwinana Professional Centre, 4 Challenger Ave
  • Kwinana, WA 6167
  • Fremantle - Shop 41, Fremantle Malls, 27-35 William Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

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TPG Training Pty Ltd

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Training Institute Australasia

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Upskilled Pty Ltd

There is an increasing skills shortage in individual support roles and Upskilled can provide the qualification you need to start your career in one of the fastest growing industries. Gain the skills to provide the necessary discretion and judgement for work in individual support. You will be able to work in a community and/or residential setting where you provide person-centred assistance to people who require care due to aging or disability. You will learn a range of factual, technical and procedural skills as well as some theoretical knowledge of the sector. During this course you may perform such tasks as provide individualised support, facilitating the empowerment of people with disability, supporting community participation and social inclusion and following safe work practices for direct client care.

Delivery is Online

Course description

There is an increasing skills shortage in individual support roles and Upskilled can provide the qualification you need to start your career in one of the fastest growing industries. Gain the skills to provide the necessary discretion and judgement for work in individual support. You will be able to work in a community and/or residential setting where you provide person-centred assistance to people who require care due to aging or disability. You will learn a range of factual, technical and procedural skills as well as some theoretical knowledge of the sector. During this course you may perform such tasks as provide individualised support, facilitating the empowerment of people with disability, supporting community participation and social inclusion and following safe work practices for direct client care.

Delivery is Online

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West Australian Institute of Further Studies

While you do not require prior industry experience, a willingness to learn and a passion to help others is a must – we can teach you the rest!  You will be provided with up-to-date information when it comes to work practices, provision of care and ethical standards. Students will also participate in in-class simulation activities and undertake a practical placement in the Health sector.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

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While you do not require prior industry experience, a willingness to learn and a passion to help others is a must – we can teach you the rest!  You will be provided with up-to-date information when it comes to work practices, provision of care and ethical standards. Students will also participate in in-class simulation activities and undertake a practical placement in the Health sector.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

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