Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) (WA only)

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  • Awarded by

    Insight Training (RTO: 32142)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III

  • Study Mode

    On campus

  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Flexible to suit your needs

  • Start Date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Aged Care Activity Worker | Assistant Community Services Worker | Community Wellness Officer | Aged Care Worker | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

  • In a Nutshell

    If you're the type of person who is driven by a strong sense of compassion and want to turn your love for helping people in need into a rewarding and stable career, then this CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) qualification from Insight Training could be exactly what you're looking for.

    Australia has an ageing population and demand for qualified Aged Care professionals is on the rise, so this is a perfect time to enter this growing industry. This qualification will ensure that you have all the necessary skills and confidence to perform to your best in this important and in-demand sector. You will gain crucial skills such as how to communicate and work in health or community services, how to facilitate the empowerment of older people, how to deliver care services using a palliative approach and how to provide support to people living with dementia, and by the end of the course you will be fully equipped and qualified to take on a range of individual and community support roles in the Aged Care sector and beyond.

    This course also entails a 120 hour practical work component at an approved service facility which will both serve to test your skills in a real-life work environment and give you practical experience within the industry. Insight Training will be able to assist students with finding appropriate placement if required.

    You have a choice of studying this course in-classroom at one of our campuses (in Morley, Joondalup or Rockingham) or do blended study. Please note that both options still involve the practical work experience component.

    This CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) is available in Perth and regional WA. It is government-funded through the Jobs and Skills WA program, which applies to eligible WA residents, and is also covered by the WA Government and Commonwealth's "Free in '23 – extended into '24" program, where students who qualify can enrol in eligible courses at no cost. Enquire today to see if you qualify!

    This course uses the following delivery methods, please take this into account when assessing course suitability:

    • On Campus / Classroom - you will need to attend daytime classes at one of Insight Training's campuses at Morley, Rockingham or Joondalup in order to complete this course. This study mode is government funded.

    After achieving this qualification, students may undertake the CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

    Please Note: This course is NOT available to people on a 500 or 600 visa.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, but it is preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.

    Students will be required to provide a current National Police Check certificate prior to commencing the practical work component of the course.

    Please note that this course is only available to students in Western Australia, and is NOT available to people on 500 or 600 visas.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) qualification from Insight Training, you may study the following subjects:

    Core units:

    • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    • HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
    • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
    • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
    • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
    • CHCCCS015 - Provide individualised support
    • CHCCCS023 - Support independence and well-being

    Elective units:

    • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    • CHCCCS011 - Meet personal support needs
    • CHCAGE005 - Provide support to people living with dementia
    • CHCDIS002 - Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
    • CHCPAL001 - Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    • CHCAGE001 - Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • Why Insight Training?

    Since its inception in 2010, Insight Training (RTO 32142) has been one of Western Australia’s most respected vocational education and training providers.

    Through close consultation with industry leaders, they have been able to help thousands of course attendees with modern and industry-relevant training, and their students have gone on to enjoy successful and fulfilling careers in their chosen fields.

    Insight Training offers a huge range online and classroom-based courses in the fields of Aged Care, Early Childhood Education and Care, Community Services, Business & Management, Disability and Retail.

    Their campuses in Joondalup, Morley, Rockingham and Rockingham East are well-equipped and provide students with a comfortable and motivating learning environment. Insight Training trainers are inspiring industry professionals who are committed to providing students with the best opportunity to learn and develop both personally and professionally.

    Insight Training features an unparalleled student support program that is designed to ensure that all students can achieve optimum success in a minimum amount of time, and that after graduation they have all the skills and confidence required to commence employment or progress their careers in their chosen sectors.

    Many of the courses offered qualify for government subsidies which mean that students will not be placed under financial stress, and Insight Training offers a number of easy payment plans that make it even easier for students to complete their courses without a major impact on their lifestyles.

  • Campus locations

    This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

    You can also choose to study this course online with some on-campus components (blended learning).

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you'll gain a nationally recognised CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) qualification from Insight Training.

    You will possess all the crucial skills and knowledge, as well as confidence, to start working and perform to your very best in one of many available roles in the Aged Care or Community Services sectors.


  • Career Outcomes

  • Let's talk price

    This course is government-subsidised under the Jobs and Skills WA program, as well as the "Free in '23 – extended into '24" program which applies to eligible WA residents.

    For full fee paying students, Insight Training offers an up-front payment option, or a number of easy payment plans.

    Please enquire now to see if you qualify for government funding or to find out about Insight Training's payment plans and course fees.