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Aged Care Courses Perth

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You can study whenever you want, wherever you want. There are no set hours per week.

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Our qualifications are nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

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Certificate III in Aged Care


Certificate III in Aged Care

Certificate III in Aged Care


Certificate III in Aged Care

As the population of Australia increases, there is naturally an increase in the number of aged people too, many of which requiring care.

Fortunately the Certificate III in Aged Care from Aged Care Courses Perth will teach you the skills to take care of the elderly and/or disabled in their homes, in residential aged care centers or similar environments.

Our golden team of expert trainers will help you to focus and successfully achieve your goals and finish our course fully qualified. Thanks to copious amounts of experience, we hands down, have the highest quality trainers in Perth.

With a wide range of career options available, we can help you to choose your new exciting career in the aged care industry. Here are a lift of possible roles for after you graduate the course.

  • Aged care Worker
  • Community support worker
  • Care team Leader
  • In-home care taker

    The people our students ultimately learn to take care of are the ones who need it the most. As we all will get old at some point in time and may one day become the ones in need requiring assistance, it is vital that there are people in the world with these vital skills.

    The generations before us sacrificed many things in their lives to help make our future better and brighter. Why let them be alone in need, when you have a chance to give back and lend them a helping hand.

    More than anything you will love contributing, and it will naturally turn into a passion, so why not make it your career? Our Certificate III in Aged Care course will give you all the necessary education to help the people who cannot completely help themselves, where it’s not about the money but instead for the blessings and difference you can make.

    With our experience in the field we will help you equip yourself with all necessary skills and knowledge for you to achieve your desired job in the aged care industry here in Perth or anywhere in the world.

    You can complete this course from anywhere, both in classroom/workshop and/or online. With roughly 500 hours required to complete the course, no upper age limit to enroll and no restrictions on the qualifications, it is achievable by all.

    Your investment with Aged Care Courses Perth for the Certificate III in Aged Care will provide you with everything that you need not only for learning, but also for real life application.

    The Certificate III in Aged Care will provide you with the talent and skill to provide care to the elderly, ill and incapable people. You will be able to support and help people emotionally and physically by giving them the peace of mind they are after.

    For example, helping the elderly in your care with their medication, have supportive conversations with them, ensure they are comfortable and have everything they need are examples of tasks. Contact Aged Care Courses Perth about the Certificate III in Aged Care today.

    Mode: Class/workshop based (15x workshops with additional activities such as readings, online lectures and other tasks completed on non-class days).

    Class locations: Malaga

    Class start dates: Beginning of every school term

    Distance study start dates: Due to the amount of practical activities and requirements distance study is not possible

    Government subsidised fees: Yes

    Nationally recognised: Yes

    Work placement: Minimum of 120 hours as required by government regulations in an aged care facility

    Time to complete: Approximately 500 hours

    Maximum enrolment period: 12 months (extensions can be purchased)

    How to enrol: Online enrolment form or printable enrolment form

    Main entry requirements: Suitable English skills, reside in WA, suitable demeanour to work in aged care

    This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined guidelines. You may carry out activities to maintain personal care and/or other activities of daily living for people in an aged care setting, carry out activities related to an individualised plan and report directly to a supervisor.

    This Certificate III in Aged Care course is a popular course due to the high demand for aged care workers and the relative ease in which qualified individuals can find work in their local area.

    As with all our courses, students have access to our friendly and supportive trainers for the duration of their studies.

  • Fees

    Government subsidised standard or Other Visa holders + Student visa holders: $1440*

    Government subsidised concession fee: $736**

    Payment plans

    Cash and Direct Debit Options Available

    *A person will be eligible for subsidised training if they are:

    • an Australian citizen;
    • a permanent visa holder;
    • a holder of visa subclass 309, 310, 820, 826 or 851; or
    • a dependent or spouse of the primary holder of a visa subclass 457.
    • reside in Western Australia

    Under Future Skills WA:

    • There is no upper age limit.
    • There are no restrictions based on your previous level of awarded qualification; however you will need to meet any course entry requirements.

    **The following students are entitled to the concession rate on course fees:

    a) Persons and dependants of persons holding:
    i) A Pensioner Concession Card.
    ii) A Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
    iii) A Health Care Card.
    b) Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY.
    c) Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance.
    d) Persons who are inmates of a custodial institution.
    e) Persons who have reached the age of 15 but who have not reached the end of their compulsory education period. In 2014, eligible students will have birthdates between 1 January 1997 and 31 December 1999.

    Proof of eligibility for concession must be shown at the time of enrolment.

    *** In 2014, eligible students will have birthdates between 1 January 1997 and 31 December 1999 - $400

    Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees given above are inclusive of all resource fees. Other fees may apply. See the student handbook for additional fees and charges.

    Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this product is right for you.

    Additional fees may apply depending on your circumstances and may include direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, additional resource fees, and extension fees.

    Please note the requirement to complete the first aid unit for this qualification. This unit is not part of your course fee and generally is completed with an external provider.

    Students may pay their course fees early or in advance however government regulation prohibits training organisations from collecting more than $1000 before training commences or $1500 in advance.

    Allocated time: up to 12 months

    Time to complete:Approx. 500 hours of learning and assessment activities including placement - individuals with experience or prior qualifications may complete in a shorter time. All students given up to 12 months to complete - extensions can be purchased. Average time to complete 6-9 months. See the Course Prospectus for more information regarding the course structure.

    Study mode: Class/workshop based (15x workshops with additional activities such as readings, online lectures and other tasks completed on non-class days).

    Placement: Minimum of 120 hours required as per the regulations - generally a single block or one/two days per week - completed towards the end of the qualification. The placement must be in a registered facility and cover dementia, high care and low care.

    Units of Competency

    CHCAC317A Support older people to maintain their independence
    CHCAC318B Work effectively with older people
    CHCAC319A Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCCS411C Work effectively in the community sector
    CHCICS301B Provide support to meet personal care needs
    CHCICS302B Participate in the implementation of individualised plans
    CHCICS303A Support individual health and emotional well being
    CHCWHS312A Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work
    CHCPA301B Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context
    CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
    CHCDIS313A Support people with disabilities who are ageing
    HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes
    CHCDIS323A Contribute to skill development and maintenance

    Graduates may find work as a:

    Accommodation Support Worker Assistant in Nursing Care Assistant
    Care service officer Care worker Community Care worker
    Community house worker Community Support worker Disability service officer
    Field officer Home care assistant Respite care
    Personal care worker Personal care assistant Nursing assistant
    Residential care worker Support worker Recreation officer

    Some of the topics in this course include:

    WHS Act Palliative care Duty of care
    Home safety Manual handling Safe lifting
    PPE Infection control Mobility devices
    Hazards Risks Causes on injuries
    Emergencies Cleaning HACC
    Carers Abuse and neglect Body systems
    Aging Dementia Common Diseases
    Personal care ACFI Care plans
    Confidentiality Bathing Showering
    Skin care Dressing Undressing
    Types of dementia Alzheimer's disease Loss and grief
    Slips and falls Communication Disabilities

    Includes all resources: *Yes all learner material included in the price - no hidden fees or unit by unit resource fee, no reassessment fee, no work placement fee, no tutoring fees. Does not include first aid.

    *This information is general and some fees may apply in certain situations. See handbook for further details.

    RPL: Available to all students via assessment only pathway. Suitable experience in an Australian workplace usually coupled with formal training is required.

    Certificate IV in Aged Care


    Certificate IV in Aged Care

    Certificate IV in Aged Care


    Certificate IV in Aged Care

    At Aged Care Courses Perth, we offer not only a course for the Certificate III in Aged, we also offer a course for the next level of qualification which is the Certificate IV in Aged Care. The Certificate IV in Aged Care Is a Nationally recognized Training course which further enhances the skills taught in the previous qualification.

    We teach you how to support the elderly so that they can keep up with their independence, you can recognize a healthy body system, support them emotionally, provide them personal care and help them with their ability to think and recall memory.

    The Certificate IV in Aged Care from Aged Care Courses Perth gives you the opportunity to work as:

  • Personal care worker
  • Community Worker
  • Aged care worker
  • This Course effectively teaches you how to be your own advocate, how to work effectively with culturally diverse co-workers and clients, simplify support for personal care needs, helping the elderly with risk of falls and supervise generalized forms of work.

    You will be proficient in conducting individual assessments of the people in your care, which will ultimately make caring easier for you and the elderly you are looking after. Aged Care Courses Perth expand your skills to work with people in complex needs, teaching you how to effectively work in a team and become a leader in helping elderly people in need.

    We provide you with some excellent workshop and classroom facilities to ensure you become flawless in what we teach you, with everything all-inclusive and without hidden charges once you are enrolled in our Course.

    Providing the best training in Perth, for we have localized experts in this field. They have worked day and night, putting in all their efforts to make this community healthy and happy.

    We can ensure you that we will be providing you with one of the best experiences of your life. The Certificate IV in Aged Care opens the door for you to enter a whole new range of career possibilities.

    Studying with Aged Care Courses Perth is an absolute must for those who want to develop their skills and contribution in this industry for years to come. So don’t wait any longer. If you love helping people, then this could be your dream job, one you can then earn from too. Life is short, and helping everyone is not possible. However, with your help the elderly can certainly be looked after and live much more enjoyable lives.

    Develop your skills and knowledge in looking after the elderly and as a bonus develop techniques which will help you in your personal life as well. A Nationally Recognized Training Course available right here in Perth, and we our very much dedicated to providing you with the best education and training possible.

    Mode: Class/workshop based (15x workshops with additional activities such as readings, online lectures and other tasks completed on non-class days).

    Class locations: Malaga

    Class start dates: Beginning of every school term

    Distance study start dates: Due to the amount of practical activities and requirements distance study is not possible

    Government subsidised fees: Yes

    Nationally recognised: Yes

    Work placement: Minimum of 120 hours as required by government regulations in an aged care facility

    Time to complete: Approximately 600 hours

    Maximum enrolment period: 24 months (extensions can be purchased)

    How to enrol: Online enrolment form or printable enrolment form

    Main entry requirements: Suitable English skills, reside in WA, suitable demeanour to work in aged care

    This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined guidelines. You may carry out activities related to maintaining an individual’s well being through personal care and/or other activities of living, provide services to individuals with complex needs, and/or work with groups of older people.

    This Certificate IV in Aged Care course is a popular course due to the high demand for aged care workers and the relative ease in which qualified individuals can find work in their local area.

    As with all our courses, students have access to our friendly and supportive trainers for the duration of their studies.

    Contact Aged Care Courses Perth about the Certificate IV in Aged Care today. You will not regret it.

    Eligibility criteria to participate in the courses:

  • An Australian citizen, or permanent Australian resident, or a New Zealand citizen who has been a resident in Australia for more than 6 months.
  • Residing permanently in WA.
  • 15 years or older.
  • No longer attending school.
  • Receiving either New Start or Youth Allowance and have a current Health Care Card.
  • Students wishing to enrol in our courses must be able to obtain a police clearance and be of suitable character to work in this industry. Classes for the Certificate II and IV in Aged Care course begin at regular intervals throughout the year.
  • Warning about 6 Week Courses

    You may be tempted to enrol in a 6 week aged care course however students should be aware that organisations generally will not hire people who have completed courses in such a short period of time. Providers who offer courses in this manner do so simply for financial gain. If you find such a provider we recommend that you lodge a complaint.

    Course Enquiry Form


    Preferred method of study*

    Full Time
    Part Time
    Class Room
    Online

    Are you an: (please tick the correct box)*

    An Australian citizen, or
    Permanent Australian resident, or a
    New Zealand citizen who has been a resident in Australia for more than 6 months
    Residing permanently in WA
    15 years or older
    No longer attending school
    Receiving either New Start or Youth Allowance and have a current Health Care Card


    Course Units

    CHCAC412B Provide services to older people with complex needs
    CHCAC416A Facilitate support responsive to the specific nature of dementia
    CHCAC417A Implement interventions with older people at risk of falls
    CHCAD401D Advocate for clients
    CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
    CHCICS401B Facilitate support for personal care needs 
    CHCICS402B Facilitate individualised plans 
    CHCINF403E Coordinate information systems 
    CHCNET404B Facilitate links with other services
    CHCORG406C Supervise work

    Elective Units

    CHCWHS312A Follow WHS procedures for direct care work 
    HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
    CHCICS410A Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCOM403A Use targeted communication skills to build relationships
    CHCMH402B Apply understanding of mental health issues and recovery processes
      Medication unit available as an elective

    Entry Requirements

    (1) To be eligible for enrolment in the Certificate IV in Aged Care, you must first have studied the following units from CHC30208 Certificate III in Aged Care (or their equivalent):
    • CHCAC318B Work effectively with older people
    • CHCAC319A Provide support to people living with dementia
    • CHCCS411C Work effectively in the community sector
    • CHCICS303ASupport individual health and emotional well being
    • CHCPA301B Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    • HLTAP301B Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context
    These pre-requisite requirements may be obtained prior to the commencement of this course through training programs offered at the college or through a recognition process. Each unit will incur a per unit charge.
    (2) The College suggests that candidates have at least 6 months of experience relating to aged care.
    Be sure to enrol in a course that is right for you. We will assess your application and may ask you for further information about your professional background and/or language skills.

    Includes all resources: *Yes all learner material included in the price - no hidden fees or unit by unit resource fee, no reassessment fee, no work placement fee, no tutoring fees. Does not include first aid.

    *This information is general and some fees may apply in certain situations. See handbook for further details.

    RPL: Available to all students via assessment only pathway. Suitable experience in an Australian workplace usually coupled with formal training is required.

    Happy Testimonials

    What they say about Aged Care Courses Perth


    Erik Taylor

    The course was very well presented. I have learnt a lot and am excited to start my new career.

    Amy Walker

    A great learning experience, in a fun and professional environment. Thanks.

    Melissa Mastin

    This course was suprisingly a lot of fun and well executed. I am looking forward to furthering my skills with Aged Care Courses Perth.

    Jenny Barnes

    Fantastic content, great support and an awesome trainer made for an excellent course.

    Lauren Porter

    Aged Care Courses Perth’s trainers have lots of experience in this field and because of that I learnt much more than I have with other facilitators.

    Mark Steave

    Loved the course and the facilitators. Big recommendation to everyone.

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