There is increased opportunity for new workers to pick up skills in direct care and progress to an entry level role. This skill set is for individuals who use introductory care practices to support fully qualified carers within an aged care or disability support environment.
Students who complete this skill set would be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to undertake job tasks to support fully qualified carers, such as making beds, providing assistance to maintain a clean environment and communicating with carers as part of the support servicer.
|Duration||3 weeks (one day per week)|
|Delivery Arrangements||Class-based delivery + Practical demonstrations will be conducted in an aged care/disability/health facility|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
Possible career opportunities relevant to this qualification include: