CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support

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Is this course for you?

This qualification is designed for students who are interested in working within the aged care sector, particularly residential facilities or homes, and providing personalised care to individuals with complex needs.

Key Features in this Course

  • Theory, practical and essential knowledge components will be delivered via classroom participation and practical workshops.
  • Assessment of practical skills (120 compulsory hours) will be assessed during placement hours by allocated supervisors.

Students that are currently employed or actively engaged in the sector will have their hours recognised upon approval.

Employment Opportunities

Upon completion of the Certificate IV in Ageing Support, the high demand of job positions that suit this qualification include; Care Team Leader, Care Supervisor, High Performing PCA (Personal Care Assistant) or Program Coordinator.

Other employment opportunities include working in a variety of settings to provide training and support to promote independence and community participation.

Work Placement – On-site training within one of St Basil’s facilities

As one of the leading aged care providers, St Basil’s Aged Care gives students valuable first-hand practical experience to support and enhance their course.

 

Course Information

Entry Requirements for Domestic Students

While there is no formal academic entry requirement for this course, you may be required to show successful completion of an academic qualification equivalent to Year 10, 11 or 12.

Entry Requirements for International Students

While there is no formal academic entry requirement for this course, for the student visa purposes you may be required to show successful completion of an academic qualification equivalent to Year 10, 11 or 12.

We require an upper Intermediate level (completed) equivalent of IELTS 5.5, with no individual band under 5.0.

To enroll in a St Basil’s course you must be over the age of 18.

Intake Dates 29th January | 29 April | 22 July | 14 October
Duration 36 weeks (term breaks not included)
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
Term break (13 April – 28 April 2019)
HLTHPS007 Administer and monitor medications
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
Term break (06 July – 21 July 2019)
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
Term break (28 September – 13 October 2019)
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families

Course Features

  • Lectures 4
  • Quizzes 0
  • Skill level All level
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes
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