Qualification Description

The CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support qualification is delivered by RTO (code 22040) and is nationally recognised.

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.

Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Units Covered

  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCAGE003 Co-ordinate 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 & delivery
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence & well being
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers & families
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal & ethical compliance
  • CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCPRP001 Develop & maintain networks & collaborative partnerships
  • CHCCCS007 Develop & implement service programs
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • BSBWOR204 Use business technology
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships

Type of Study:

Face to Face Delivery This course is delivered face to face in a classroom environment with a combination of interactive workshops in the classroom with opportunities to participate in practical application of skills and knowledge through, practical industry based simulated training activities and workplace participation.

Class: Weekly

Estimated duration of the course is 8 months, once a week classes.

120 hours work placement in a suitable workplace e.g. aged care, home and community or community service organisation.

Entry Requirements:

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, prospective students need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Certificate IV level, this can be demonstrated via the following and be conducted by RTO code 22040.

Pre-training review to ensure student has the appropriate level of Language Literacy and Numeracy to achieve the competencies.

Career Outcomes:

  • Team leader in Aged Care
  • Disability Support worker
  • Personal Care worker
  • Community worker
  • Residential Aged Care
  • Councils

Eligibility/ Government Funding/ Fees: To check for eligibility

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Fees for Books and Materials: $100.00

This training is delivered with Victorian & Commonwealth Government Funding. (Eligibility Criteria applies – speak with our representative to learn more).

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