This program will help you specialise in the booming Aged Care industry. Invest in your future developing the key skills and knowledge needed to become a valued asset to Australia’s ageing population. With a care focussed approach, we will help you to empower and encourage older people in your community and make a real difference in the lives of others!
The CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support is the perfect pathway to a range of roles in the Aged Care industry including Residential, Home or Community Based environments. With our flexible learning approach, we blend both practical and theoretical elements.
As part of this program, you will be required to undertake a minimum of 120 hours of industry (work) placement in a Residential Care or Community Care Setting.
Potential career outcomes could include:
- Accommodation support worker
- Hostel supervisor / Assistant hostel supervisor
- Personal / Residential care worker
- Care supervisor / team leader
- Program coordinator – social programs
- Day activity worker & Support worker
- BlendedBlended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
- VirtualVirtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
- In-classIn class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
- OnlineOnline delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
- Box Hill
- Melbourne CBD
Duration and Study Load
Traineeship: Estimated duration 104 weeks
Non-Traineeship: Estimated duration 52 weeks
Face to Face Training
In-person Classroom-Based training delivered at TMG College Australia sites. Face to Face delivery includes both theory and practical activities which are supported by structured Work Placement.
TMG College Australia can deliver training and undertake assessments using facilities at a Students Workplace, or in a mobile manner (e.g. delivery at a regional/remote location for a specific period or for a specific training course).
Mixed Mode Training
A combination of various delivery modes. Also known as “Mixed Delivery” or “Blended Learning”. This includes Online, Face to Face and Workplace Based.
There are no entry requirements for this Program however Students are required to undertake a Pre-Training Review and a Language Literacy Numeracy and Digital Literacy Assessment.
These will assist with determining suitability and relevance into course entry and identification of any support needs.
The ability to obtain a Police Check – Police Check required for industry work placement.
Over the course of this program we offer:
- Convenient and flexible learning
- Support and guidance
- Online collaboration
As part of this course, Students will be required to undertake a minimum 120 hour’s practical placement in a Residential Care or Community Care Setting.
Recognition of Prior Learning
We provide Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where student work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL result is subject to the quality and amount of the evidence submitted by the Student to TMG.
Assessment Methods may include:
- Written Questions
- Project Work
- Case Study’s
- Role plays
- Workplace Based Tasks/Observations
We provide Credit Transfer with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification, if the CT request is equivalent in content and learning outcomes with TMG’s matched qualifications.
The CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support requires 18 units of competency.
CHCADV001 – Facilitate the interest and rights of the clients
CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 – Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 – Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006 – Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023 – Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001 – Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 – Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCAGE002 – Implement falls prevention strategies
CHCMHS001 – Work with people with mental health issues
CHCDIS007 – Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
All other electives available on request.
Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment
About TMG College Australia
We understand how important it is to not only choose the right qualification for you, but also the right Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO) to enhance your learning experience.
For over 15 years, we have established ourselves as one of Australia’s leading Registered Training Organisations by building trusted relationships with Students and offering career-boosting courses, dedicated Trainers, a strong Student support network and a great culture.
Our 60+ qualifications reflect current work practices, industry workplace expectations and offer flexible delivery modes to ensure you are job-ready after graduating. We have everything you need to enhance your study and career opportunities for the future.
TMG College Australia is a business name of The Malka Group P/L which is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 21694).