Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

Combine online learning with practical experience when you study with the School of Health. Build the skills and knowledge you need to care for vulnerable people.

What’s covered on this course

This course blends online learning with a face-to-face on-campus study program in Keswick, SA. You’ll learn the skills needed by care and support workers and achieve both the ‘ageing’ and ‘home and community’ specialisations in one qualification.

Why study with us?


Work Placement

Open Colleges has partnered with an industry leading aged care provider - Southern Cross Care (SA, NT & VIC) Inc.

All SA students, if eligible, have the opportunity to fulfill their work placement at one of the following Southern Cross Care Residential Care Homes:

Please note: Students must meet eligibility requirements as set by WorkReadySA. https://www.skills.sa.gov.au/subsidised-eligibility


Funding options

* Eligibility criteria apply. The student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees.

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Course Duration: 16 weeks of campus attendance plus 3 weeks work placement (*16 weeks does not include study breaks)

National Code: CHC33015

Qualification: CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Delivery Method: Campus & Online with Clinical Placement

Course Code: E1270

Awarded by: YourLife Health & Learning Inc trading as Open Colleges School of Health ABN 39 742 730 429 (Provider number: RTO 40049 | CRICOS Provider 03733E)


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This course combines both online and on-campus training giving you the flexibility to make the most out of your experience.