Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing & Home and Community)

About this course

The CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support now offers one course but with specialty areas including Ageing, Home and Community. This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason.


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Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for entry to this qualification, however Far North Training & Consultancy has the following selection criteria for this course. The participant will be required before enrolling to complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment to determine what level of support the participant may need to assist them through their study program. The participant must have current police check at enrolment.


Program delivery is face to face in a small group training environment.


Course duration 6 – 12 months. Vocational Placement is an essential component of the program with an expected 120 hours work placement. Students will need to commit to a minimum of 10 hours per week of independent research.


Cairns – Atherton – Mossman

Award Issued

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the Qualification CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing & Home and Community)



Full fee paying: $2645

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Core Units Compulsory (7)

  • CHCCCS015
    Provide individualized support
  • CHCCCS023
    Support independence and well being
  • CHCCOM005
    Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001
    Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001
    Work legally and ethically
  • HLTAAP001
    Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002
    Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units: Ageing

  • CHCAGE001
    Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCAGE005
    Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS011
    Meet personal support needs

Elective Units: Home & Community Care

  • CHCAGE001
    Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCCCS011
    Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCCS025
    Support relationships with carers and families
  • CHCHCS001
    Provide home and community support services

Elective Units: Disability Specialty

  • CHCDIS001
    Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • CHCDIS002
    Follow established person-centred learning behaviour supports
  • CHCDIS003
    Support community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS007
    Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability