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CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

 Aged care certificate IV course information

Study an aged care certificate IV qualification and gain the experience you need to start a rewarding career as a Care Supervisor, Community Care Worker or Support Worker. Study online from anywhere in Australia or at one of our campuses.

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Course Code
CHC43015
Study Modes
  • Parramatta campus
  • Online
  • Blended
Payment Options
  • Fee for service
  • Interest free payment plan
  • State subsidised training
    (* eligibility requirements apply)
Entry Requirements
  • Minimum age of 16 years*
  • Completion of year 10**
  • Computer literacy
  • Literacy skills
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Certificate III in Aged Care or equivalent experience.
Structure – Units
  • 14 Core Units
  • 4 Elective Units
  • Total number of units = 18
Course Duration

Domestic students – 6 months
International students – 12 months

Work Placement
120 hrs
Career Pathways

Care Supervisor
Care Team Leader
Assistant Hostel Supervisor
Support Worker
Program Coordinator within an Aged Care Setting
University Study

Course content

Unit Title
National Code
Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS002
Recognise healthy body systems
HLTAAP001

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Unit Title
National Code
Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAGE005
Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS011
Support independence and well being
CHCCCS023
Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE003
Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS006
Use communication to build relationships (Elective)
CHCCOM002

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Unit Title
National Code
Facilitate the interests and rights of clients (Elective)
CHCADV001
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCLEG003
Work with diverse people
CHCDIV001
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCPRP001

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Unit Title
National Code
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE001
Support relationships with carers and families
CHCCCS025
Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPAL001
Implement fall prevention strategies (Elective)
CHCAGE002
Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE004
Provide suicide bereavement support (Elective)
CHCCCS018

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Work Placement 120 Hours

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.


Additional course information

Qualification
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Induction
Mandatory – On Campus or via Skype

Payment Options
Flexible payment options
Instalment plans available

Prerequisites
Minimum age requirement of 16 yrs*
Completion of yr 10**
Computer literacy
Literacy skills

Workload
Minimum of 10 hours per week
(not including work placement)

 

 

Resources Required
Internet Connection
Computer or tablet
Email Address

All online learning tools and materials are supplied by Linx Institute

Study Structure
Online theory, reading, resources
Online assessments
Online quizzes
Work placement and assessment

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