Ageing Support

CHC43015 - Certificate IV in Ageing Support
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CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support


NEXT COURSES START >> 18 September 2024

DURATION >> 12 months
DELIVERY >> Hybrid delivery: virtual, face to face, online and self-paced learning.
WORK PLACEMENT >> 120 hours (arranged for you by ITeC Academy)
SUBSIDISED PRICES >> You may be eligible for Smart and Skilled funding or training subsidies.*  View Fees & Charges PDF for information.
NON-SUBSIDISED PRICES >> Full-fee $10,670.00.
LOCATION >> ITeC Academy, Wollongong.

The perfect course to help build your skills and knowledge to take your aged care career to the next level.

This qualification will develop you professionally to further innovate and develop solutions to empower older people, provide personalised support to people with dementia, facilitate partner relationships with carers and families and provide individualised services that improve the lives of older Australians.This qualification is targeted for those employees and jobs that include specialised tasks and functions in the aged care sector. Job roles at this level are likely to be required to demonstrate leadership and have some responsibility for small teams, meeting performance targets and proactively contributing to service improvements.

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Learn new skills

Throughout the qualification you will learn to:

  • Work in a more senior capacity including team leader roles
  • Provide services to older people with more complex needs and support independence and wellbeing
  • Work with groups in residential aged care settings and home care environment.

Achieve your goals

On the successful completion of all course requirements, you will gain:

  • A nationally recognised qualification: CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support.
  • Experience in providing advanced care in a home care or residential setting.
  • Leadership skills in supporting a team in a residential or home care / community services environment.

Career outcomes

Completing this course will provide you with a nationally recognised qualification and may help you to prepare for career roles such as a:

  • Residential aged care team leader
  • Residential aged care support worker
  • Home care worker
Course Units

Core Units

CHCADV001 – Facilitate the interests and rights of clients.
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 wellbeing.
CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families.
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people.
CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance.
CHCPAL001 – Deliver care services using a palliative approach.
CHCPRP001 – Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships.
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems.
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care.
CHCCCS038 – Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support.

Elective Units

CHCCCS010 – Maintain a high standard of service.
CHCCCS019 – Recognise and respond to crisis situations.
BSBLDR402 – Lead effective workplace relationships.



You will be assessed a number of ways. These methods may include:

  • Written questions
  • Role-plays
  • Observation in the classroom in a simulated environment
  • Observation in the workplace
Funding and Fees
You may be eligible for state or territory training subsidies to assist with course fees.
Check your eligibility for Smart and Skilled funding or speak to us to find out more details about subsidised prices on 02 4223 3100.

For information on funding, subsidies and prices view our Fees and Charges Schedule.

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* This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government through the Smart and Skilled program.
* Training under NSW Fee Free is fee free and fully funded by the NSW and Commonwealth Governments’.
* ACT Traineeships training is funded by ACT Govt. in partnership with the Commonwealth Govt.
* ACT Skilled Capital is an ACT Government training initiative, funded by the ACT and Australian Governments.