Certificate III in Individual Support- Ageing & Disability (113442A)

Course Description

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to an ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.

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.


No pathway

Career Opportunities

Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this course may include the following roles:

  • Aged care worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
Course Structure
CHCCCS031 Provide individualised support Core


CHCCCS038 Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support Core
CHCCCS040 Support independence and wellbeing Core
CHCCCS041 Recognise healthy body systems Core
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically Core
HLTINF006 Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control core
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
CHCAGE011 Provide support to people living with dementia. Elective
CHCAGE013 Work effectively in aged care Elective Elective
CHCPAL003 Deliver care services using a palliative approach Elective
CHCDIS011 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach Elective
CHCDIS012 Support community participation and social inclusion Elective
CHCDIS020 Work effectively in disability support Elective


  • TERM 1-02/01/2023-26/05/2024
  • TERM 1 Mid-06/02/2023-30/06/2024
  • TERM 2-03/04/2023-25/08/2024
  • TERM 2 Mid-01/05/2023-22/09/2024
  • TERM 3-03/07/2023-24/11/2024
  • TERM 3 Mid-07/08/2023-29/12/2024
  • TERM 4-02/10/2023-23/02/2025
  • TERM 4 Mid-06/11/2023-30/03/2025


  • TERM 1-01/01/2024-25/05/2025
  • TERM 1 Mid-05/02/2024-29/06/2025
  • TERM 2-01/04/2024-24/08/2025
  • ERM 2 Mid-06/05/2024-28/09/2025
  • TERM 3-01/07/2024-23/11/2025
  • TERM 3 Mid-05/08/2024-28/12/2025
  • ERM 4-30/09/2024-22/02/2026
  • TERM 4 Mid-04/11/2024-29/03/2026
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