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CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CRICOS Course Code: 093674K
Categories: Health Sciences
Study Methods: 13.5 hrs face to face in campus+ 6.5 hrs online (per week) +120 hrs workplacement in total.

78 Weeks (54 Weeks Study)

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Course Description

Either this qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged care services, in residential, home, or community-based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines, and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation, and review of individualised service planning and delivery. To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

For more information, please visit the following:
https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/CHC43015

Course Requirements

  • Be at least 17 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 overall, no less than 5.0. English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following: Successfully completed a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or Successful completion of AHIC's English Placement Test; or Upper-Intermediate level of English completed in Australia.
  • *Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.
  • For Packaged courses, the student cannot progress to the higher qualification unless the student has (successfully) completed the lower qualification.

Career Opportunities

  • Home care assistant.
  • Community care worker.
  • Residential Community house worker.
  • Personal care worker.
  • Assistant in nursing.

Assessments Methods

Assessments may include short written knowledge tests, discussions and oral communication demonstrations, case study exercises, written reports, web based research and reports, final projects and final written exams. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students who have completed relevant studies or have some of the competencies in the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Application for RPL can be made with the initial application or can be made within two weeks of the course commencement using the RPL Application Form and by providing supporting documents. Please note that RPL cannot result in an international student having less than a full time load of study (20 hours per week).

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Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Name: Cnr of George & Market St, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Account Name: Australian Harvard International College
BSB: 062 005
Account No: 1116 1515
Swift Code: CTBAAU2S (for international transfer)

Credit Cards are accepted and surcharges apply according to the type of card. We accept Bankcards, MasterCard & Visa Card. Cash payment is not accepted.

Contact AHIC Accounts for details: accounts@ahic.edu.au