This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support is made up of 18 units of competency consisting of 15 core units and 3 elective units. This qualification includes a mandatory 120 hour work placement.
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client
HLTAAP02 Confirm physical health status
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace
Elective units have been selected by HANMAC on the basis of consultation with industry. Elective units that are not included in the elective section of this page are available by negotiation. Elective units must meet the packaging rules within CHC43015 before being considered for inclusion.
Unit codes and titles are correct at time of publication. Codes, titles and selected elective units may change at any time without prior notification.
Students enrolling in this course will be provided support by phone and email as required. Face to face meetings can be arranged by appointment. Students requiring higher level support then what can be provide will be referred to external support services.
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The Higher Level Skills program, funded by the Queensland Government, may be available for Queensland based students enrolling into this qualification. Eligibility criteria applies. For further information on the Higher Level Skills program and its eligibility criteria click here
Six months. This course is competency based and can be completed in a shorter time frame depending on the students existing skills and knowledge and prior learning.
Course commencement dates
Face to face (Classroom based) training: Orientation / commencement date: TBA.
External: External enrollments for the 2017 calendar year will commence from late January 2017 and will continue until early December 2017.
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