Qualification Description

This course will provide you with exposure to the Disability Sector within the Community Services Industry and provide you with insight into the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and the range of career opportunities that it has created within the sector.

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for supporting people with disability. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of roles supporting people with disability.

Career Outcomes

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package, including the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support.

Units

  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support.
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health and community services
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Cost:

Free*

Duration:

Up to 4 Months

Entry Requirements

There are no academic requirements or pre-requisites for this qualification, however, the student must:

  • Be 15 years of age
  • have sound communication skills
  • Must have a valid USI
  • Police check
  • Influenza vaccination before they attend work placement.
  • To obtain a police check go to the following  website

Pathways

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package, including the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Target Group

This skill set is for workers entering the disability sector.

Statement of Attainment

You will be able to obtain a statement of Attainment after successful competition of this unit of competency.

For more information please contact on 02 95423340, 0436024496 or alternatively you can also email in admin@austnursing.com.au

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.

You must also meet one of the following criteria.

  • Unemployed
  • At risk of unemployment (as specified by the Department)
  • 16 – 24 years of age (regardless of employment status).