Skill Set Duration

This skill set is typically delivered over a duration of 8 weeks.

Delivery Mode

This skill set is delivered using a face-to-face, classroom-based delivery mode.

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for providing person centered support to older people in home and community settings. Learn how to connect and support relationships with their carers and families to ensure your work makes a difference in their home and in their community.

Skill Set Details

The successful completion of this skill set requires competency to be achieved in 4 units comprising of four (4) core units.

For a full list of units, please download the course guide here.

Entry Requirements

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 CodeUnit NameCore/Elective
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCore
CHCHCS001Provide home and community support servicesCore
CHCCCS025Support relationships with carers and familiesCore
CHCCCS011Meet personal support needsCore

Skill Set Outcomes

  1. Accommodation Support Worker
  2. Disability Service Worker
  3. Personal Care Giver
  4. Respite Care Worker


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Individuals may be eligible for Government funding. AIVD will be able to discuss with you the different funding available and cost of training.
The Student Tuition Fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

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