The number of people with a disability who need help to perform everyday tasks is increasing, and so are the job opportunities within this highly rewarding sector. If you enjoy helping others and want to make yourself highly employable, a career in disability support could be the right choice.

With our specialist disability support courses, you’ll learn the foundations of disability care and equip yourself with the skills to provide individualised support and empower your clients. After acquiring a nationally recognised qualification with Open Colleges, you will be prepared to become a professional in the disability sector. Some of the potential career outcomes you will be able to access include Care Assistant, Disability Support Worker, Behavioural Support Officer, Community-Based Support Officer and Disability Team Leader, among many others. 

Explore one of Open Colleges’ disability support courses today and find out how you can help improve the lives of hundreds of people with disabilities.

Certificate IV in Disability

The CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability will teach you advanced care and support skills so you can better assist clients living with disability. You’ll also learn the leadership skills you need to move into management positions within this sector.

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

The disability sector continues to grow, and working with people with disability can be a rewarding and worthwhile career. Explore the Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33015 (Disability).

Induction to Disability

The CHCSS00081 Induction to Disability skill set reflects the requirements for people entering the disability sector. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of care roles.