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Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
Course Fee: From $514.10
Funding from WA Govt..,,   Easy payment plans available.

Certificate III in Aged Care Courses in Perth

The Certificate III in Aged Care is a nationally recognized qualification that lets you gain knowledge and entry-level skills you need to become a dedicated aged care worker. Pursuing certificate 3 in aged care courses in Perth prepares you to work in residential aged care facilities, community groups with older people and client homes.

The knowledge gained from government funded aged care certificate III course is complemented by practical exposure and training in aged care facilities. This is a great opportunity to gain real-life experiences in the field of aged care in Perth and be introduced to a potential employer.

Benefits of Government Funded Aged Care Certificate iii

  • Completing your government funded aged care certificate III course will enable you to pursue a lucrative career in aged care, nursing homes, residential facilities, community care and deliver home.
  • The qualification is a pre-requisite to certificate IV aged care which can help you seek entry to Enrolled Nursing.
  • The course will qualify you for many rewarding job opportunities, including assistant in nursing, personal care assistant in aged care facility, home care assistant, community care worker, etc.
  • You can gain industry-related qualifications and skills that are highly valued in Perth.

Course Duration

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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

This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:

  • Care worker
  • Nursing assistant
  • Residential care worker
  • Personal care giver
  • Support worker

The delivery methods for this course include:

  • Face-to-face classroom-based or ONLINE Non Funded Learning
  • Structured learning activities
  • 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 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.

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.

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

For other fees and expenses including Administration Fee, Health Cover, Recognition of Prior Learning, Late and Reassessment Fees click here.

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