Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Kirana Colleges

Program Description

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Kirana Colleges

Qualification overview

With this Certificate under your belt, you will be able to complete specialized tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community-based environments.

You will learn how to facilitate the empowerment of older people, provide support to people living with dementia, deliver care services using a palliative approach and so much more.


Employment opportunities

By completing this qualification, you could gain employment as:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Care Supervisor
  • Personal Care Assistant

visit kiranacolleges.edu.au/international for a full list


Entry requirements

International students must be at least 18 years of age and need to demonstrate English language proficiency at IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. It is required that students have obtained a minimum of an Australian High School Certificate or equivalent.


Campus location

  • 8 Figtree Drive, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127


RTO information

Training is delivered by Kirana Colleges (Australia)

RTO Provider Code: 91341 CRICOS Provider Code: 03576B


Timetable

A total of 20 hrs per week that includes classroom, practical playgroup, online and work placement.


Duration

39 weeks; 30 weeks of tuition and up to 9 break weeks.

Maximum break applies to courses crossing over the Christmas/New Year break.


Intakes

4 intakes per year- January, April, July, and October.


Course Fees

Fees are subject to change.


Recognition of Prior Learning

You may apply to have previous courses, formal qualifications, knowledge, work experience and/or life experiences assessed for credit or exemption towards this course. Please contact us for more information.


Course structure

A total of 18 units are required to complete this qualification; fifteen (15) core and three (3) elective units.

Core Units

  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
  • CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
  • CHCCCS025 Support relationship with carers and families
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems

Electives

  • CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
  • BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace
  • CHCCCS001 Address the needs of people with chronic disease

CRICOS Course Code: 094463B


Training and Assessment

Our courses involve a combination of classroom and online learning, practical sessions, research and project work plus work placement in a registered care organization. Students are required to attend classroom-based face-to-face training for 15 hours per week and study online, in their own time, for a minimum of 5 hours per week. We utilize a range of assessment methods including role plays, written assessments, skills demonstration, projects, presentations, training records and work samples for the assessment of competency.


Work placement

This course requires you to complete 120 hours of supervised work placement in an approved registered care organization. We assist our students studying on campus to undertake work placement that consists of 10 weeks work placement over the duration of the course.

Kirana Colleges Packaged Qualifications

Kirana Colleges has the following qualification packages available to study in Australia.

Training is delivered by Kirana Colleges (Australia) RTO Provider Code: 91341 CRICOS Provider Code: 03576B. Information in this flyer is subject to change without notice. V1.3
*This price is a special offer and is only available for April and July 2018 intakes and does not include additional fees. Eligibility criteria applies. This price is subject to change without notice.
^ Maximum break applies to courses crossing over the Christmas/New Year break.
visit www.kiranacolleges.edu.au/international for more information

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 11, 2018
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