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Certificate IV in Ageing Support

National ID: CHC43015 | State ID: AWM9

 

Are you passionate about improving your service delivery to your Aged Care clients? Are you looking for a career boost?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Ageing Support you will be ready to work in the Aged Care workplace in a more informed and confident manner and provide excellent care for your clients. This qualification will provide with you with an excellent understanding of consumer directed care and will allow you to provide better services to your clients and the organisations you work for.

You will gain advanced skills in client care and planning, navigating legal and ethical considerations in an Aged Care workplace and an increased knowledge of falls prevention and other complex health issues.

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support includes a supervised work placement, where you will be able to apply your training.

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C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
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Your Certificate IV in Ageing Support prepares you for roles such as a personal care worker, community worker or aged care worker.

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a Personal Support Worker, Residential Care Worker, Accommodation Support Worker, Personal Care Worker, Care Supervisor, Care Coordinator, and Team Leader. It also provides an excellent pathway into higher level qualifications in the health and aged care sector.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Community Services
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Where Mount Lawley
Duration

Six months full time after the completion of Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) or one year full time if you start at the Certificate IV.

HowFull-Time
International Students
Part-Time
Work-Based
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2018
Available Semester 2, 2018
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Local full time students

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.

Resource fees are charges for material that are essential to a course or unit, and are purchased by NMT to be used by students during the course.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.

Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.

 

International Students

Check TAFE International WA to confirm this course is available to international students. You will pay your tuition fees to TIWA.

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Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Coordinate services for older peopleCHCAGE003AVC89
Deliver care services using a palliative approachCHCPAL001AVB56
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryCHCCCS006AVC70
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsCHCADV001AVC96
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Implement interventions with older people at riskCHCAGE004AVC88
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Meet personal support needsCHCCCS011AVC66
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Support relationships with carers and familiesCHCCCS025AVC54
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and proceduresHLTINF001AVA32
Implement falls prevention strategiesCHCAGE002AVC90
Provide or assist with oral hygieneHLTOHC004AVA11
How to apply

Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.

International students please view your application process here.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

To study full-time in 2018 you can apply now through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

For information about applying to study in other ways, including part-time, work based and online, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Please note International students please view all available courses at www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

To study full-time in 2018 you can apply now through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

For information about applying to study in other ways, including part-time, work based and online, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Please note International students please view all available courses at www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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Was available Semester 1, 2018
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