CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Course Overview

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. Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters. The latest release of the qualification and packaging rules can be found at the following link:

HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being Core
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems Core
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs Core
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients Core
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people Core
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families Core
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia Core
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach Core
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships Core
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk Core
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery Core
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people Core
CHCAGE002 Implement falls prevention strategies Elective
CHCCCS017 Provide loss and grief support Elective
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues Elective


Victorian Institute of Education has the following entry requirements:
International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
  • Have completed at least the Australian Year 12 or equivalent.

International Students may not be required to provide evidence of English Language competence where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:

  • the student was educated for 5 years in an English speaking country.
  • the student has completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO.
  • The student has successfully completed an English Placement Test
  • the student has successfully completed a foundation course in Australia
  • the student has successfully completed their High School in English Language.

Students also required to participate in a course entry interview to establish their suitability for the course



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Duration: 52 Weeks
Level: Certificate IV
Qualification Name: Certificate IV in Ageing Support
National Code: CHC43015
Delivery mode: On Campus

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