Offering Info - TAFE NSW
Course Start Date
22 Jul 2019
Hours Per Week
- 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.
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.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Payment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers
|CHCAGE004||Implement interventions with older people at risk|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients|
|CHCCCS006||Facilitate individual service planning and delivery|
|CHCAGE003||Coordinate services for older people|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships|
|HLTHPS006||Assist clients with medication|
|CHCPAL001||Deliver care services using a palliative approach|
|CHCAGE002||Implement falls prevention strategies|
There will be 120 hours of mandatory work placement where you will be required to attend morning shifts. Unstructured learning for the course duration is approximately 10 hours per week and includes revision, library research, self study and reading. For every one hour of face to face study at TAFE NSW you will need to do three self paced study outside of class, to meet the requirement of this course.
Wednesday 26 June 2019 between 10am or 6pm.Learners must complete 120 hours of work experience in an aged care facility and must complete a Criminal Record Check before undertaking work experience.
At this session you will complete a pre-enrolment literacy and numeracy assessment, meet with the teaching staff, and receive more information about the Certificate IV Ageing Support course. If you require additional information about this course, please contact Customer Service on SI.NursingAndHealthCare@tafensw.edu.au
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Did you know as a TAFE NSW student you have unlimited access to Lynda.com which is an online library of video courses in software, design, technology, communication, learning and business. These skills can help you to achieve your study goals. Visit the Student Portal to get started.
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI.
Find out more about applying and enrolling: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/applying-enrolling
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St George College, Main Campus
Corner Princes Highway & President Avenue, Kogarah
Phone 131 601
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