CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT
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.
MODES OF DELIVERY
This course is offered in a variety of formats:
Although there are not any formal prerequisites for this course, students must:
- have completed a minimum of Year 10 or equivalent
- undertake an online LLN assessment prior to the commencement of the program
- have an ability to complete work placement
- have access to the reliable internet connection, a PC, laptop or tablet computer with camera access for Zoom (or other video call technology) interaction
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.
UNIT OF COMPETENCY
7 CORE UNITS and 6 ELECTIVE UNITS
COMPLETION / CERTIFICATION
Learners who successfully completed all units of competency and compulsory work placement with documentary evidence from the residential care centres approved by Brighten Institute Australia will be issued with a nationally recognised Certificate.
This qualification is recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework.