Course Duration This course is delivered 14 weeks inc min 4 weeks of WBT. Cost Ageing Concession Fees: $514.10 Non Concession Fees: $1722.50 Ageing + Home and Community Care Concession Fees: $934.10 Non Concession Fees: $2142.50 Career Opportunities This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles: Care worker Nursing assistant Residential care worker Personal care giver Support worker Study Modes The delivery methods for this course include: Face-to-face classroom-based or ONLINE Non Funded Learning Structured learning activities Work-based training Work-based Training This course includes work-based training of 4 weeks. During work-based training, students will be able to obtain practical skills and experience in real workplace settings. This will assist students to be job-ready at graduation. Recognition of Previous Studies or Work Experience Recognition is available (on application) to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, in a related area. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies. Entry Requirements Please refer to the Entry Requirements section Students are also required to provide: National Police Clearanceˆ Medical Clearance may also be requiredˆ ˆRequired to complete the work-based training component of the course. Course Content Students must successfully complete the following units: Work effectively in the community sector Provide support to meet personal care needs Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work Work effectively with older people Provide support to people living with dementia Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers Participate in the implementation of individualised plans Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context Apply first aid Comply with infection control policies and procedures Deliver care services using a palliative approach Support older people to maintain their independence Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework Support individual health and emotional well being Other Expenses For other fees and expenses including Administration Fee, Health Cover, Recognition of Prior Learning, Late and Reassessment Fees click here. Intakes 9 Jan, 6 Feb, 6 Mar, 10 Apr, 15 May, 12 Jun, 10 Jul, 14 Aug, 18 Sep, 9 Oct, 13 Nov * All courses provided through Affiliated RTO.