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Aged Care and Nursing Courses

Aged Care and Nursing courses offer students the chance to focus on their passion and help progress their careers in the care sector.

Courses in this area are formulated to give you the tools, practical skills and background knowledge you need to provide support to those in care, hospitals and in their homes.

Popular courses in Aged Care and Nursing

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Course code: CHC43015

Are you interested in working in the aged care sector? If so, then the Certificate IV in Ageing Support can help you achieve your career goals.

Diploma of Nursing

Course code: HLT54115

This course provides the skills and knowledge to work as an enrolled nurse under the supervision of the registered nurse in a variety of settings including acute, aged care, community, rehabilitation and mental health.

Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

Course code: CHC33015

Are you a people person? Have you always dreamed of a career in the community services sector working with older people or people with disability? If so, then the Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community) is for you.

Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)

Course code: CHC33015

This certificate 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.

Certificate IV in Community Services

Course code: CHC42015

This qualification, which has been designed by industry professionals, will help prepare you for work that involves the design and delivery of person-centred services to people, either individually or in groups, within a community services-oriented organisation.

Why study an Aged Care and Nursing course?

An aged care and nursing course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from looking after the elderly to working in a high-pressure, A&E hospital environment. Qualifications in aged care and nursing can lead to a job as a registered nurse, homecare worker, nurse manager, nursing support worker or a nursing assistant. The average weekly salary for a registered nurse is $1,289.

Whether you're just starting out in your aged care and nursing career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the

area include Nursing, Community Services, Veterinary Nursing, Individual Support, Health Services Assistance, Aging Support and Patient Care Practices.