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Dementia Support - Service Delivery Skill Set

State ID: AD313

Support people with dementia

This skill set is most suited to those who are wanting to build on their knowledge and skills to support clients with dementia.  If you are working in the aged and/or community care environment this is a great opportunity to develop your skills and provide a mentoring/leadership role in dementia care and management in your organisation.

North Metro TAFE has strong industry relationships and a great team of current and engaging lecturers to support you through your learning journey.

Delivery is a mix of online and on campus practical laboratory and simulated assessment sessions. Online learning will be supported by collaboration sessions and you will be required to attend our Mt Lawley campus on three days.

Successful completion of this skill set will provide you with credit towards CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

Gain these skills
  • Strategies to support clients with dementia, manage behaviour and support clients in the community.
Is this course right for me?

This skill set is recommended for those that are working in the aged and community services sector.


Skill sets

This skill set is related to the Skills Ready program. Other skill sets can be found on our Courses page, using the Refine course results>Study mode filters.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

It is recommeneded you have:

  • A qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support; or
  • Skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process; or
  • Substantial industry experience, on the job training and development along with supervisor assessment of capacity.
Important information

Course dates

Group 1
13 August – 24 September

  • Orientation & Workshop 1 - Mon  10 August, 9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Workshop 2 – 31  September,  9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Workshop 3 – 21  September,  9:30am – 3:00pm

Group 2
8 October – 19 November

  • Orientation & Workshop 15 October, 9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Workshop 2 – 26 October, 9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Workshop 3 – 16 November, 9:30am – 3:00pm
Job opportunities

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

This course is currently undergoing delivery planning and information will be available on our website shortly. Check back later, or use the course enquiry form below to have our Client Contact Centre contact you with further information about the next course start, delivery locations and study modes.

Course enquiry

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.

Page last updated July 06, 2020