Certificate III in Individual Support
CRICOS CODE: 094145E
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.
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.
Employment outcomes related to this qualification may include:
- Accommodation Support Worker
- Accommodation Support Worker (Disability)
- Disability Services Worker
- Food Services Worker (Aged Care)
- Personal Care Giver
- Respite Care Worker
The duration to complete this competency based qualification is 16 weeks.