Nambucca Valley Care Limited is a Registered Training Organisation registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority. The Certificate IV in Ageing Support can lead to career opportunities for those seeking employment within the Aged Care Sector, primarily in residential facilities.
This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.
Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
|National Code||Nationally Recognised||Qualification Level||Course Duration||Units||Assessments|
|CHC43015||Yes||Cert IV||Max 18 months||15||Quiz, Workplace Assessments, Written Assessments|
Units of Competence
The Certificate IV in Ageing Support comprises 18 units of competence, 15 Core Units and 3 Elective Units.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Unite Type|
|CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCCCS011||Meet personal support needs||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and well being||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCPAL001||Deliver care services using a palliative approach||Core - Cluster 1|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems||Core - Cluster 1|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care||Core - Cluster 1|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCAGE003||Coordinate services for older people||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCAGE004||Implement interventions with older people at risk||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCCCS006||Facilitate individual service planning and delivery||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance||Core - Cluster 2|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships||Core - Cluster 2|
|HLTAID003||Provide First Aid||Elective - Cluster 3|
|HLTHPS007||Administer and monitor medications||Elective - Cluster 3|
|CHCDIS010||Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs||Elective - Cluster 3|