Offering Info - TAFE NSW
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- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.
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.
This is an exciting opportunity to further enhance and strengthen your skills in Aged Care. This Qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks in either residential, home or community settings and the course runs over a 12 month period.
This course is for school leavers and mature aged learners who are wanting to enhance their knowledge in Aged Care. This qualification enables the achiever to work at a higher level of responsibility and maintain quality service delivery through development, facilitation and review of individualised provision of services. Delivery is blended which means you will undertake your learning and assessment through a range of of delivery including online, video conferencing and workshops. Study support will be provided which could be online, in person, via phone or email. For this course, it is recommended that you are employed in the Aged Care/Disability Industry and hold Certificate level III qualifications.
While there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are a high recommendation of having a:
- Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing or HACC) or previous Certificate III in either Aged Care, or Home and Community Care.
- The ability to work independently
- Experience working in the Aged Care industry or Community Care as this course is for a Team Leader Role
Work placement is to occur during the course enrolment.
Your learning resources will include the Individual Support Text Book as there is a cross over with nine of the Individual Support Units. Digital resources are available on NSW TAFE Moodle. Requirements of the learner include the ability to work independently and access to a computer and the internet.
To complete the course it is highly recommended that you have a certificate III in Aged care or Individual support aged care and considerable experience in aged care in a team leader role. It is highly recommended that learners are working in aged care to successfully complete as many assessments are work based on workplace procedures and documents.
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.
|CHCAGE003||Coordinate services for older people|
|CHCPAL001||Deliver care services using a palliative approach|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships|
|CHCCCS006||Facilitate individual service planning and delivery|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCAGE004||Implement interventions with older people at risk|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTHPS007||Administer and monitor medications|
|CHCAGE002||Implement falls prevention strategies|
|CHCDIS010||Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs|
|HLTAHA013||Provide support in dysphagia management|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Enrol Now
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus
Myall Street Campus, Dubbo
Phone 131 601
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