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This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centered support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.
Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of actual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centered support. 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.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
There are certain prerequisites which must be satisfied before enrolment in this course:
o Applicants will be required to complete an ACSF language, literacy and numeracy (LLN)assessment
o Working With Children Check (WWCC)
o NDIS Worker Check
Please contact ACDCS for more information on the course fee structure.
Course Delivery : Online, Blended Learning (Face to face with trainer once a week)
Applications must be submitted through our Apply Online portal.
We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term. Some high-demand programs with limited places may have an earlier application deadline or commencement date.
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Unique Student Identifier (USI)
A Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required for Participants undertaking nationally recognized training (qualifications, accredited courses, skill sets and units of competency) unless exempt.
This includes international Participants studying in Australia. If you don't have a USI you will not receive your qualification or statement of attainment.
The Australian Government through training.gov.au lists this as an appropriate qualification for the following occupations:
o In Home Respite Worker
o Support Worker
o Disability Service Officer
o Home care assistant
o Residential Care Worker
o Residential Support Worker
o Field Officer (Community Services)
o Family Support Worker
o School Support Officer (Disability)
o Residential aide
There are a number of study pathways that you can take after completing this course:
o Certificate IV in Community Services (CHC42015)
o Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015)
CORE UNITS (7)
There are 7 core units included in the course:
ELECTIVE UNITS (6)
There are options to choose from Ageing and Disability Streams
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