CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Make a real difference in the quality of people’s lives as they grow older.

The demand for qualified people in the Aged Care sector is growing exponentially. If you like making a positive difference in people’s lives, consider joining the fastest growing sector of this growth industry.

Jigsaw Training Group
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AKI works with some of Australia’s largest employers in the Aged Care Sector to provide quality staff with a passion for service.

A certificate IV in Ageing Support will give you a strong working knowledge of the aged care sector and will help you to develop excellent practical skills that are highly valued by employers.

At some stage, we all grow old and will require some form of support.

Working in Aged Care is a rewarding career that makes an invaluable difference to the quality of peoples live as they live through the later stages of life.

A Certificate IV in Ageing Support will also provide you with the operational knowledge to open up opportunities to move into future roles in leadership and management within the Aged Care sector.

What you’ll learn

The CHC43015 Certificate IV Ageing Support will provide you with the skills to develop leadership and supervision of specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments.

This course has a 120 hour supervised work placement component. For those already working in the field, this can be completed in the workplace. Otherwise, placement will need to be sourced by the student.

Core subjects

  • HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCAGE003 – Coordinate services for older people
  • CHCAGE004 – Implement interventions with older people at risk
  • CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS006 – Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
  • CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs
  • CHCCCS023 – Support independence and well being
  • CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families
  • CHCADV001 – Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • CHCPAL001 – Develop care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCPRP001 – Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Elective subjects

  • CHCAGE002 – Implement falls prevention strategies
  • CHCDIV002 – Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCCCS017 – Provide loss and grief support

Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

  • Assistant Community Service Worker
  • Aged Care Worker
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Aged Care Activity Worker
  • Care Service Team Leader
  • Care Supervisor (Aged Care)
  • Coordinator of Volunteers (Services to Older People)
  • Disability Officer – Day Support
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Leisure & Therapy Assistant
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
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CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.

Course Duration: Approximately 12 months
Delivery Mode Options: Online
Attendance Requirements: Not applicable to this course
Vocational Placement:

This course has a 120 hour supervised work placement component. For those already working in the field, this can be completed in the workplace.  Otherwise, placement will need to be sourced by the student.  

Students may be required to obtain relevant checks (Police etc) to undertake placement – any costs applicable to this process are borne by the student.