CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

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. By the end of this course workers will 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.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must also have completed 13 units and 120 hours of work placement as per the ‘Assessment Requirements’ of the Qualifications Package.


Core units (7)

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


Electives (6)

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide the support to people living with Dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients



  • * Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)


Potential Job Role Outcomes

  • Personal Care Assistant
  • In Home Respite Worker
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Community Care Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Residential Support Worker

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