Develop ongoing skills to facilitate the empowerment of the elderly population. Improve the quality of care you provide by learning how to meet personal needs of the elderly and support those living with dementia. This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the aged care sector who wish to develop skills in providing person centered support elderly people.
Skill Set Details
The successful completion of this skill set requires competency to be achieved in three (3) core units.
There are no formal entry requirements for this skill set, although applicants will need to undertake an LLN assessment. Students are required to complete a Practical Placement which requires a police check and a NDIS screening. Students must also hold a valid Working with Children Check (WWC) or state equivalent.
Units in this Skill Set
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people||Core|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs||Core|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia||Core|
Skill Set Outcomes
This skill set can provide career pathways in:
Health Sector Roles