Description

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for providing person centred support to older people in various settings.

Units

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs

Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package at Certificate III or Certificate IV level.

Skill Set Requirements

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who:

  • hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Community Services, Health or related field

or

  • have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process.

Target Group

This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services sector who wish to develop skills in providing person centred support to older people.

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).