Courses Details

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)

Apply Now

Course Description

This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities including aged care settings within clearly defined organisational guidelines and services plans. These workers carry out activities related to maintaining individual well-being through personal care and/or other activities of living, provide services to individuals with complex needs, and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited numbers of other workers. 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.

Course Requirments

  • Year 12 (HSC); or other relevant qualification/s;
  • Academic IELTS 5.5 overall, no less than 5.0 in each band, or upper intermediate, or EAP from approved ELICOS/ESL centre
  • Completion of 1-year full time study in Australia
  • Successful completion of AHIC’s Placement Test.
  • At least 17 years or above
  • For Packaging courses, student cannot progress to the higher qualification unless the student has successfully completed 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).

Please quote student name and number for each transaction. Otherwise, AHIC may not be able to trace the payment, which could mean that enrolment may be delayed.

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: