Offering Info - TAFE NSW
Course Start Date
30 Jul 2019
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Two specialisations are completed for the award of this qualification - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community).
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY
If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
A fee applies for most TAFE NSW courses and must be paid when you enrol. The amount you pay depends on the type of course you study, and on your personal circumstances. An initial payment of $80 is required to confirm your enrolment into this course. If you do not wish to continue with your enrolment, you must formally advise Customer Service of your withdrawal. If you do not withdraw prior to the commencement date of the course, this initial payment is non-refundable. Please contact us on 13 79 74 for further information.
Students will need to purchase a prescribed textbook for unit HLTAID003 Provide First Aid. Textbook can be purchased from VETRes Learning Resources http://www.vetres.net.au/First-Aid-Textbook-8th-Edition.html Title: First Aid Textbook 8th Edition Cost: $18.50. Students will also need to purchase a prescribed textbook for the course TAFE NSW (2016) Individual support in Australia Ageing Disability Home and community care, VETRes, Australia. Textbook can be purchased from VETRes Learning Resources http://www.vetres.net.au. Students will need to purchase T-Shirts as a uniform for work placement. Cost: $25
Please click on the Smart and Skilled link http://www.training.nsw.gov.au/smartandskilled/prices_fees.html to work out what you will pay for this course based on your personal circumstances. Depending on your personal circumstances, you may be eligible for a fee discount or fee exemption.
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCHCS001||Provide home and community support services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
The Commonwealth requires all VET students to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI), and access to government subsidised courses depends on this. Information regarding USI and instructions on how to get your USI are available here www.usi.gov.au. When you have it, keep it with your other personal details so you will have it at enrolment. For more information about Smart and Skilled courses, student fees and eligibility please go to: https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students
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