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Certificate III in Individual Support

  • Qualification:

    Certificate III

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    12 months full-time

  • Start date:

    Enquire now for start dates!

  • Awarded by:

    Kirana Colleges (RTO 52247)

  • Location:

    NSW | WA | QLD | ACT

  • Career Outcomes:

    Community Care Worker | Residential Support Worker | Care Worker | Home Care Assistant | View all

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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

About this course

Got a passion for helping others? Want a career where you can make a difference in the lives of people in need? The Certificate III in Individual Support (CHC33015) from Kirana can help you achieve just that.

Throughout this course, you'll gain a whole bunch of knowledge and skills that will help you provide support to people who need it, whether due to ageing, disability or some other cause. This course will kickstart you on a rewarding career path, where you'll be caring for others and giving something back to the community.

With the aged and home care sector becoming one of Australia's biggest-growing industries, you're bound to find a fulfilling job that's right up your alley when you graduate from this fantastic course.


There are no eligibility requirements for this course. However, students will need to obtain a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check.

Areas of study

In this aged care course, the subjects you may study include:

  • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • HLTAAP001 - Recognise healthy body systems
  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
  • CHCCCS015 - Provide individualised support
  • CHCCCS023 - Support independence and wellbeing
  • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • CHCCCS011 - Meet personal support needs
  • CHCAGE005 - Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCDIS002 - Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • CHCPAL001 - Deliver care services using a palliative approach
  • CHCAGE001 - Facilitate the empowerment of older people
Kirana Colleges Get the skills and can-do attitude that employees are looking for when you get qualified with Kirana Education! They have a commitment to delivering work-ready courses and training to ensure students thrive and succeed.

Since its beginning in 2009, Kirana Education has grown to offer over 50 qualifications ranging from Certificate II to Advanced Diplomas. Their in-demand courses offer a platform to launch a career in childhood education and care, community services, business administration and more.

Have the flexibility to study online, on campus or enjoy a blended learning experience – the choice is yours and the opportunities are endless!
Kirana Education is all about providing their students with a positive and supportive learning experience, which is why they’ve developed the Student Assistance Program (SAP). SAP is a confidential and free counselling service which includes a dedicated 24/7 hotline and free counselling sessions (available in person or via Skype) to help keep your mental health and wellbeing on track.

Got a question or concern about your studies? Get help when you speak to an academic VET teacher on Kirana’s Student Support Hotline or send an email to Student Support.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate III in Individual Support from Kirana.

Graduates may seek employment in a range of entry-level roles within the aged and home care sector, or choose to pursue further study with a Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

Where could a career in health take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Kirana Colleges offers affordable payment options to help you get you closer to achieving your learning and career goals sooner.

  • Upfront payment via direct debit, debit/credit card or cash
  • Kirana have a range of government financial assistance packages to help subsidise the course fees of eligible students.

Enquire now for more information and to see if you meet eligibility criteria.

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