Certificate III in Aged Care Work

Course fees

The full fee for this course is $5,200.

If you are:

  • An Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder, or New Zealand citizen
  • 15 years or older
  • No longer at school
  • Living or working in NSW

You may be eligible for a discounted fee under the NSW Smart and Skilled program. You will need to provide proof of identity to access the discounted rate:

  • $240 Concession fee for government benefit recipients and their dependents
  • $1,590 your first Qualification
  • $1,910 second or subsequent Qualification
  • Enrolment fees waived for Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander students and students with a disability (for your first enrolment in the calendar year)

Course description

This qualification is for people who want to work as an early childhood educator and care educator in a centre-based service and family day care. This is the nationally regulated entry level qualification for working in early childhood education and care.

You will learn how to use a national learning framework, regulations and quality standards to support the education and care of children from birth to school age. You will be able to facilitate play and ensure children’s health and safety while supporting their learning and well-being.

Intending students should note that if they have a criminal record involving violence or abuse, there may be limitations to their practical and workplace activities in the course and that they may not meet requirements for employment once they complete the course if the employment involves contact with children and vulnerable people. Students may be required to undertake a Criminal Record Check or a Working with Children Check.

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Aged Care CHC30212.
  • Provide care support to aged people (CHCAC1A)
  • Develop a service delivery strategy (CHCAC10A)
  • Safeguard the rights and needs of aged people (CHCAC11A)
  • Provide food services (CHCAC16A)
  • Coordinate work in the aged care sector (CHCAC13A)
  • Undertake work in the community services industry (CHCCD12A)
  • Promote the safety, well-being and welfare of children, young people and their families (CHCCHILD3A)
  • Provide services to older people with complex needs (CHCAC412B)
  • Provide care support which is responsive to the specific nature of dementia (CHCAC15A)
  • Work within legislative and ethical requirements (CHCCHILD1A)
  • Manage and maintain tenancies (CHCCH10A)
  • Provide personal care (CHCAC2C)
  • Provide support to an older person (CHCAC1C)
  • Support the rights and safety of children within duty of care requirements (CHCCHILD2A)
  • Provide services to meet aged people's personal needs (CHCAC12A)
  • Support the older person to maintain their independence (CHCAC17A)
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Certificate III in Aged Care Work

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Certificate III in Aged Care Work

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Certificate III in Aged Care Work

<h2 id="Coursefees">Course fees</h2><p>The full fee for this course is $5,200.</p><p>If you are:</p><ul><li>An Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder, or New Zealand

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A $200 deposit is required at the time of enrolment. 5 x $1,000 installments are payable each week, commencing on April 8 2016.

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