CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

Course Code CHC33015
Qualification Certificate
Payment Options Upfront & Payment Plans
Delivery Online & Correspondence
Duration 543 Hours

CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is for people who wish to assist in improving the quality of life of older Australians. Aged Care workers help residents of aged-care facilities live with respect and dignity, and maintain as much independence for as long as possible.
CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing);is for people who wish to assist in improving the quality of life of older Australians. Aged Care workers help residents of aged-care facilities live with respect and dignity, and maintain as much independence for as long as possible. This course is also accepted for most roles in home and community care.

With Australia's population ageing, a growing number of older people require support in aged care facilities and in their own homes. This trend is creating rapid growth in employment opportunities, and gives workers the confidence that they will find rewarding roles in the industry.

The Certificate III in Aged Care provides a strong foundation of skill and knowledge that you can build on at any time with further study, and is a recognised pathway to Enrolled Nursing. If you have a passion for working with our precious older population or are interested in pursuing a career in this well needed field this course is for you. The course can be done completely online from anywhere in Australia.
Occupational titles may include:

  • Accommodation support worker            
  • Assistant in nursing
  • Care assistant
  • Care worker
  • Home care assistant
  • In-home respite worker
  • Support worker

Pathways to further study:
Upon successful completion of this course, you may progress to undertake further study in CHC40108 Certificate IV in Aged Care.
Entry Requirements:
CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) has no specific entry requirements. 
However, the ability to read, comprehend, discuss and analyse printed information in English and to write statements, solve basic problems and work effectively with clients, colleagues and supervisors are essential skills required to fulfil the work role.
Course Structure:
The program is composed of 10 core and 3 elective units. The elective units offered by Health Courses Australia only are listed. These electives have been selected to provide maximum employment opportunities
Course Content:
(10 core units and 3 elective units must be completed successfully for the award of the Certificate).

CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCAGE002 Implement falls prevention strategies
CHCCCS017 Provide loss and grief support
HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication

Please request your free course information for more information.

The course is delivered in partnership with RTO 32412

Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive financial support, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy or Youth Allowance.

Student support

We live in a society where the pressures of daily living are high with financial expenses, personal and work commitments, and mortgage and rental obligations. Then there are the unexpected life challenges that also get thrown our way. With this in mind the thought of taking on study can be daunting for most people. Here at Learning Cloud we understand that life doesn’t run in a straight line it has many ups and downs.

As an enrolled student at Learning Cloud, you are entitled to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Services Unit. These supports are designed to walk beside you throughout your studies they will assist you in life’s ups and downs to provide you the best opportunity to successfully complete your chosen course.


  • Careers Counselling Service
  • General Counselling Service
  • Disability Liaison Service
  • Retention & Engagement Service
  • Student Activities
  • Accommodation
  • Disabled Australian Apprentice Wage Subsidy (DAAWS)
  • E Counselling
  • Your-Tutor
  • Parent support
  • Reasonable Adjustment Plan (RAP)

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How will this course advance my career?

Learning Cloud programs have been developed in response to industry demand and are specifically designed to equip graduates with work-ready skills. Each participant will be trained and assessed in theory and in practical tasks and Real-world exercises are used throughout the program.

Studies prove, time and again, that college-educated workers earn more than those with only a high school qualification. College graduates often enjoy additional benefits, including greater job opportunities and promotions. Though the proof for greater earning potential exists, some might wonder whether the cost of the education warrants the overall expense in the long run.

College Graduate vs. Non-Graduate Earnings

The National Centre for Education Statistics (NCES) analyses employee earnings data biennially, according to education level. Findings indicate that workers with a qualification earn significantly more than those without. Since the mid-1980s, education has played a large part in potential wages, with bachelor's degree holders taking home an average of 66% more than those with only a high school diploma do. While college-educated workers' wages have increased over the past two decades, those with only a high school education have seen decreases in annual salaries in the same time period (

How else will I benefit from studying with Learning Cloud?

  • Studying online or distance means you can study where you want and at your own pace.
  • Receive career-focused training with practical, hands-on learning.
  • All course materials are provided and all digital platforms are interactive, work on any device and designed to be fun.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning or Skills Recognition may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.