Course Description

alffie's CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community) qualification. 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. Workers 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. 

What you'll learn 

Throughout this course, alffie's team will assist students to develop skills and knowledge that will enhance their ability to work confidently, effectively and safely in a variety of health and community services environments. Topics covered include:   

  • Communicating and working with diversity in health and community services settings  

  • Following safe working practices for direct client care 

  • Complying with infection prevention and control policies and procedures 

  • Participating in work placement 

  • Working legally and ethically 

  • Recognising healthy body systems  

  • Supporting independence and wellbeing 

  • Providing individualised support to person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. 

  • Facilitating the empowerment of person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. 

  • Providing individualised support and home and community support services 

  • Supporting relationships with carers and families 

  • Facilitating the empowerment of older people 

Why study this course? 

  • Throughout this course, alffie's team will assist students to develop skills and knowledge that will enhance their ability to work confidently, effectively and safely in a variety of health and community services environments. 

  • Students can put their learning to into practice with a structured work placement in a workplace of their choosing. 

  • As part of work placement, students will gain 160 hours of industry experience. Please note, alffie will assist students with the work placement process but cannot guarantee practical placement. 

Upon successful completion of assessment and work placement, students will be issued with a CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community) qualification. 

This course involves work placement that currently needs to be undertaken in Australia. More information available in our FAQs

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation as you may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and may be able to complete your studies faster.

Potential career outcomes

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Community Care Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Nursing Support Assistant
  • Personal Care Giver
  • Residential Care Worker