About Certificate IV Ageing Support (CHC43015):

Certificate IV In Ageing SupportAdvance College of Health (ACH) conducts CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support in partnership with Care Education & Training RTO 41091. Advance College of Health (ACH) conducts Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) course to fulfill the gap for growing demand of care workers who are willing to help the elderly maintain their independence outside of residential care in their own home or community. This qualification is being beneficial for entry to Enrolled Nursing and helpful to Bachelor of Nursing.

With Australia’s ageing population on the rise, this course provides you with an opportunity to be a part of ever growing caretakers’ community. On completion of this course, you embrace yourself with essential skills and knowledge to deliver the care for those requiring support. Under direct supervision and clearly defined organization’s guideline you will deliver your service either in community groups, residential facilities or client’s home.

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) is a well-known course in Australia. This qualification is beneficial for entry to Enrolled Nursing and helpful to Bachelor of Nursing.

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) is designed for people who are interested to work in aged care. It is one step further qualification who allows to do medication in aged care (low care, high care, community care and ageing in place) sector. This course develops communication and leadership skills and provides knowledge to plan, develop, implement and monitor programs and services for elderly people.

Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) is Australia’s nationally recognised and accredited qualification will equip you with clinical skill and knowledge which is your doorway for career in nursing. The course provides information about how to fulfill old people’s physical, social, emotional, spiritual and psychological needs as well as provide services to the people.

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) consists of 18 units and incorporates theory based classroom learning with practical, hands-on sessions in nursing labs. You will also gain real life experience and put your learning into practice with 120 hours of work placement including medication administration in an Aged care facility.

Enrollment

You can enroll 365 days a year for the course. You can either visit our office or fill the enrollment form and scan and send it back through our email for the enrollment with the requested documents.

To enroll in a Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) you need at least school level study, equivalent course structure or 12 grade with ability to read and write in English.

Students will be required to complete and pass a working with Vulnerable People Check (including a national police check) in the state or territory that they are working in prior to commencing work in this field.

Study Modes

Advance College of Health understands your schedule, thus provides you with multiple study modes to choose from.

Face to Face – ACH Study mode involves face to face learning where you’ll visit us for the entire course duration until completion.

Distance – For Distance learning mode ACH provides you with required assessment with full support for the course so you can pursue your study wherever feasible.

Blended – Besides On-campus study mode and distance learning mode, ACH offers blended mode as well. Enrolling in the course with blended mode student needs to attend a few classes as required and to complete the self-directed course unit work books and course unit assessment booklets. And a minimum of 120 hours of work experiences in nominated nursing home or institution.

RPL – Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) allows a person to receive recognition and credit for the knowledge and skills they have, no matter how and where they were attained, including overseas. This can include skills from previous study, work experience and life experience.Plus working in a same industry with same position for more than 3 years.

Credit Transfer

ACH has an obligation to recognise Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by other registered training organisations.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) allows a person to receive recognition and credit for the knowledge and skills they have, no matter how and where they were attained, including overseas. This can include skills from previous study, work experience and life experience.

Course Assessment

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) is included 18 units where 15 units are core units, and 3 are elective units. Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) is Australia’s nationally recognised and accredited qualification will equip you with clinical skill and knowledge which is your doorway for career in Nursing.

Total course will cover two parts, theory and supervised clinical placements for a total of minimum 120 hours in aged care facility.

Core units

CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective units

HLTHPS006 Assist Clients with Medication
HLTHPS007 Administer and monitor medications
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

Work Area

  • Residential Aged Care Facilities (Low Care Facilities,High care Facilities)
  • Ageing in Place
  • Home and Community Care
  • Retirement village
  • Disability Group Homes / Disability Centers

Course Outcome

After successful completion of the course with Advance College of Health you can find yourself working in the related field as:

  • Team Leader
  • Medication Nurse
  • Case Officer
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Care service employees
  • In-home respite giver
  • Community care worker
  • Community support worker
  • Disability support worker
  • Transport support worker
  • Support worker
  • Home care worker