Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33015 offers specialisations in Ageing and/or Disability Support. A learner can undertake either one or two specialisations, which would be identified on their transcript.
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.
This course is suitable for those who have some experience working in disability or a related field. If you want to take the next step in your career in the disability sector, this course will build on what you already know and prepare to you work in roles where you manage others. Working in the disability sector can be very rewarding and diverse, and this qualification will give you advanced skills to potentially move into a supervisory role.
This qualification is suitable for individuals who wish to work in the roles of community services, case management, coordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups, and communities. At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management.
Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management, program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.