Health, Care, & Disability Support

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

INTAKES

Monthly

NUMBER OF UNITS

74

DURATION

39 weeks

STUDY MODE

Online & On-Campus

INDUSTRY PLACEMENT

120 hours

ACADEMIC PATHWAYS

Available

DOMESTIC FEES

$3,500

COURSE / CRICOS CODES

CHC43015 / 101714

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Yes

Provide care for ageing citizens with a Certificate IV in Ageing Support. This course teaches students to undertake specialised tasks in aged care services.

About the Course:

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.

Trainers are made available to provide tutoring and assistance, and NIET also offer interactive webinars and workshops to help facilitate your learning success.

Students are required to attend 120 hours of work placement in aged care hour or community care facilities.

What You’ll Learn:

  • support independence and empower older people
  • coordinate health services for older people
  • provide support to people living with dementia
  • coordinating home support (Elective units)
  • providing food services (Elective units)
  • provide care to people with complex needs (Elective units)

Career Outcomes

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CORE UNIT

CHCADV001
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003
Coordinate 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 and delivery
CHCCCS011
Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023
Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025
Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001
Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001
Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002
Follow safe work practices for direct client care

ELECTIVE UNIT

HLTAID003
Provide first aid
CHCAGE002
Implement falls prevention strategies
CHCCCS015 
Provide individualised support

UNIVERSITY PATHWAYS

Torrens University
Diploma of Nursing
30
Official Packaged

TUITION FEES

Course NameCourse
Duration
Domestic
Base Rate
Temporary
Resident Rate
International
Onshore Rate
International
Offshore Rate
Campus
Availability
Intakes
Certificate IV in Ageing Support39 weeks$3,500$5,500$5,000$6,500BNE GLDMonthly

Additional Fees:

Enrolment Fee: $200

Disclaimer:

Charlton Brown’s tuition fees vary based on a combination of residential status and location at the time of applying. The following fees for this course are indicative and intended only as a guide. Specific tuition fees, terms and conditions will be provided via a formal Letter Of Offer issued to successful applicants.

Should you wish to discuss tuition fees, please Contact Us or alternatively, you may Apply Now and our Admissions Team will respond with a formal Letter of Offer should your application be successful.

Scholarships and discounts may apply for approved agents, campus locations or global region.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION

  • 16 years old or above;
  • Australian Year 11 high school certificate or overseas equivalent;
  • Pass CB LLN Test;
  • Basic Computer skills;

 

ENGLISH

(International student only)

  • IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent; or
  • Pass CB entry test;
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