Certificate III in Individual Support

Melbourne City College Australia

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Certificate III in Individual Support

Melbourne City College Australia


Are you passionate about providing care for the people? If YES then you can turn your passion into a profession by enrolling for the course Certificate III in Individual Support (Previously known as certificate III Aged care). This course will help you understand all basic to advanced caregiving procedures. It will provide practical and theoretical knowledge on how to provide support and care services for people. You will also learn how to deal with all complex situations successfully.

Entry Requirement

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Completion of Year 11 or equivalent
  • English level of at least IELTS 5.5 or equivalent

Applicants with no formal qualifications and who are commencing within or have experience with older persons within a Community Services industry may also be considered for entry into the Course.

Course Structure

To be awarded the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, competency must be achieved with a total of Thirteen (13) units, consisting of:

  • Seven (7) Core Units
  • Six (6) Elective Units

The selected elective units will provide learners with a well-rounded unit combination aligned with current industry requirements and the qualification level.

There are no pre-requisite units for this qualification.

Elective units have been selected by the College in consultation with industry experts.

Pathways for Students

Further Study Pathways

After achieving this qualification, students may continue their studies in CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Career Opportunities

Participants are provided with advice on career development and training options throughout the delivery of the program.

Job roles include:

  • Care assistant/worker
  • Home maintenance worker
  • Care service employees
  • In-home respite giver
  • Community care worker
  • Personal care assistant
  • Community support worker
  • Personal caregiver/worker
  • Disability support worker
  • Planned activity assistant
  • Driver
  • Transport support worker
  • Food services deliverer
  • Support worker
  • Home care worker

Training Methodology

The training methodology for this training program will ensure that the course is

  • Flexible
  • Accessible
  • Affordable
  • Practical
  • Hands-on training/work placement
  • Access to equipment and teaching personnel
  • Student Mentoring
  • Valid
  • Reliable
  • Fair


The international student tuition fee for this course is $7000

Course Features

Course Code CHC33015
International Students Eligible - (CRICOS Course Code: 096182F)
Length of Course 43 weeks duration of Full-Time study including breaks
(Maximum 26 weeks for domestic students)
Mode of Delivery Classroom Based Face-to-Face Training & Work Placement
Campus Spencer Street, Melbourne CBD
Qualification Hours 620 Hours (Including work placement)
Work Placement Hours 160 Hours (Placement will be provided by the college)
Start Dates New batch starts every month; please contact
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Australia - Melbourne, Victoria
Data d'inizio : Gennaio 2019
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