GAIN SKILLS TO SUPPORT OLDER PEOPLE
CHCSS00097 Individual Support – Ageing Skill Set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services industry who wish to develop the skills necessary to provide person-centred support to older people.
You will gain the skills and knowledge needed to respond to the goals and aspirations of older people and provide support services in a manner that focuses on improving health outcomes and quality of life using a person-centred approach.
You will learn how to determine and respond to an individual’s physical personal support needs and to support activities of daily living.
The Skill Set will describe the skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred care and support to people living with dementia, including following and contributing to an established individual plan.
The units of study in this Skill Set provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the Community Services and Health Training Packages at Certificate III and Certificate IV level.
There are three units of study in this Skill Set.
On successful completion of this course you will achieve the nationally recognised Skill Set:
CHCSS00097 Individual Support – Ageing Skill Set
The Skill Set is awarded by Skills Generation RTO 41008, with training and assessment delivered by Skills Generation or an approved Third-Party training provider on behalf of Skills Generation.
CHCSS00097 Individual Support – Ageing Skill Set is available for groups and can be completed either in a classroom setting or online. This Skill Set is available upon request and delivered in a mode that best suits the needs of your group. Please contact our friendly team to discuss how we can get you started.
This Skill Set is suitable for people who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Community Services, Health or related field or have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process.
Those who are currently working or have worked in a relevant industry, may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Please give us a call and we can talk through your particular needs with you.
INVESTMENT IN YOUR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
This course currently attracts government funding for eligible students. Students who access funded training pay a co-contribution fee that represents a small fraction of the total course fee!
Eligibility criteria for funding can be found on our Funding and Fees page or contact us to discuss your circumstances and determine your eligibility.
Students who are not eligible for subsidised training pay the full course fee.
Skills Generation is happy to discuss delivery options and negotiate group rates for businesses and organisations. Please talk to our friendly staff about your particular circumstances and needs.
If you need more information about a course, want to see if you qualify for government funding or have any other questions, we’re here to help!