Do you have a desire to help and assist others while building a stable and fulfilling career?
Study a community or aged care course to formalise your qualifications, or gain new skills that will allow you to enter this satisfying area of work. Open Colleges can provide the flexibility, quality and affordability that you need to structure your course into your already busy life, particularly if you are already working or if you have other commitments.
Many of the courses in community and aged care offer structured work placements to give you real on-the-job skills and the chance to meet industry contacts. Gaining the learning and knowledge to deal with your clients is essential to providing you with the personal satisfaction that can come with a job in this sector. Professional learning is the first step towards a professional career option.
Jobs in this sector are often in demand and those potential employees with the best qualifications will generally stand ahead of the pack. Some of these affordable online courses are offered in partnership with ICM Training, one of the premier education providers in community services in Australia.
One in five people has a disability and the sector continues to grow. Employers are actively seeking qualified workers. A career in the growing disability sector is attainable and fulfilling.Disability Courses
Community and Aged Care Courses
Certificate IV in Youth Work
Make a real difference to the lives of younger Australians and learn how to facilitate community-based programs and address social and welfare needs of young people.Find out more