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Community Care

Community Care Courses

With World ageing population, community care programs which includes Aged care, Home and Community care and Disability care is a fastest growing industry with projected skills shortages.

Our high quality, industry focused and comprehensive programs will set you apart and equip you with relevant skills to work in the community care industry.

Diploma of Mental Health

CHC53315 – CRICOS 0102145

This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide services to clients in relation to mental health issues. They can provide counselling, referral, advocacy and education/health promotion services. These workers are required to have high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting people with mental health issues, the range of services available to them and health issues related to mental health.

Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015 – CRICOS: 094834B

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.

Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CHC43015 – CRICOS: 094835A

This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.