CHC33015 – Certificate III in Individual Support

  • Course Duration

    16 Months

  • Qualification Level

    Certificate III

  • Delivery Mode


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. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person centred support.

On completion of this qualification you will have the knowledge and skills to deliver programs that enhance the wellbeing of individuals and groups.


There is no pre-requisities for entry into this qualification, , however you will be required to complete an LLN test prior to enrolment for entry into this qualification, which will determine your suitability for this course. You will be required to complete 120 hours of practical placement in either an aged care facility, disability service or within the community sector industry. To enrol into this course you will be required to complete 5 x 1 week block placements (5 hours per day) this will total 25 days over the course duration, and your placement will commence after the 4th unit has been delivered. If you are currently employed in one of these industries you can use your workplace to complete your placement hours, however we will require a letter from your employer stating your current employment status. You do not require a WWCC for this qualification

  • Code
  • Units
  • CHCCOM005
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCLEG001
  • Work legally and ethically
  • HLTWHS002
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCCCS011
  • Meet personal support needs
  • CHCDIV001
  • Work with diverse people
  • CHCCCS023
  • Support independence and well being
  • CHCCCS015
  • Provide individualised support
  • HLTAAP001
  • Recognise healthy body systems
  • CHCMHS001
  • Work with people with mental health issues
  • CHCDIS007
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCDIS003
  • Support community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS001
  • Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • CHCCCS017
  • Provide loss and grief support

Career Opportunities

On completion of this qualification students may seek employment in the following areas:

  • Disability Support worker
  • Community Care worker
  • Aged Care worker
  • Home Care worker

Course Information:

For a snapshot of our next scheduled classes please refer to the table below:

Class: 201857
Day & Time: Monday 9.30am – 2.30pm
Frequency: Monthly
Starting: 15/10/2018
Location: Bacchus Marsh
Class: 201915
Day & Time: Friday 9.30am – 2.30pm
Frequency: Monthly
Starting: 22/03/2019
Location: Melton

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