SG00002377 Statement of Attainment in Individual Support (Aged Care) #2

DESCRIPTION

This introduction to individual support will give you the basic skills to work either in aged care or with disabilities. You will learn how to care for people that have high support needs including how to shower, sponge bath, shave, and provide overall personal care for clients. You will also learn more basic skills on how to communicate effectively with clients and ensure that you are able to recognise and respond to work health and safety risks and hazards.

Core Units

  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

PATHWAYS INFORMATION

Successful candidates will complete units which could be credited towards a range of courses offered in the Community Services and Health sectors, including the Certificate III in Individual Support, Certificate IV in Disability

AM I ELIGIBLE FOR SKILLING FOR RECOVERY FEE-FREE TRAINING?

To be eligible for fee-free qualification training under Skilling for Recovery you need to:

  • Live or work in NSW
  • Be aged 15 years or older
  • Have left school
  • Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen.

And meet one of the following criteria:

  • 17 – 24 years old at commencement of training, regardless of employment status (incl. Year 12 school leavers); OR
  • A person who is a recipient of a Commonwealth Government welfare benefit; OR
  • Currently unemployed; OR
  • An employed person who is “is expected to become unemployed”

DELIVERY

This 3-week intensive course conducted online, will be run with a blend of online classes, work based learning and assessment, online practical workshops and self-paced activities. Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in “Speed Interviews” with Disability organisations to either gain employment or as a pathway to Traineeships.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment that you will undertake to complete your course may include:

  • Online Quizzes
  • Work-Based Observations
  • Practical Skills Assessments
  • Role Plays and Reflections
  • Written Work/Short Answer Questions
  • Work Based Portfolio
  • Research Activities

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