Course Overview

A Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) provides you with an introduction to working with people living with disability within residential facilities and within the home.

Our program is focused on taking care of others, and the Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) addresses the unique needs of those who require additional assistance.

Individual Support Workers require empathy and understanding, which is why our course content includes specialised units that will help Participants secure employment.

Successful completion of this qualification will achieve a Nationally Recognised Certificate.

Qualification NameCertificate III in Individual Support – Disability (CHC33015)
Course Duration12 Months
Course DeliveryOnline
Blended Learning
Classroom Based
Work PlacementParticipants must complete at least 120 hours
Work Placement RequirementParticipants must have the current influenza immunisation and should be able to provide a flu vaccination receipt/certificate before commencing work placement
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What you will learn

Job Prospects

Study Pathways

Entry Requirements

Participants are required to be competent in English and will undertake a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy Assessment (LLN) prior to commencing the training.

Course Structure

This is a nationally recognised qualification.

Participants need to complete 13 units of competency.
• 7 Core Units
• 6 Elective Units

Core UnitsCore / ElectiveDescription
CHCCCS015CoreProvide individualised support
CHCCCS023Core Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCOM005 Core Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001Core Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001Core Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001Core Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002Core Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCDIS001ElectiveContribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach 
CHCDIS002 Elective Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Elective Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 ElectiveFacilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCMH5001 ElectiveWork with people with mental health issues
CHCCCS0111 ElectiveMeet personal support needs  

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

A Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required for Participants undertaking nationally recognised training (qualifications, accredited courses, skill sets and units of competency) unless exempt.

This includes international Participants studying in Australia. If you don’t have a USI you will not receive your qualification or statement of attainment.

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