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Certificate IV in Ageing Support

  • Qualification:

    Certificate IV

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    12-18 months

  • Start date:

    Enquire now for start dates!

  • Awarded by:

    Kirana Colleges (RTO 52247)

  • Location:

    NSW | WA | QLD | ACT

  • Career Outcomes:

    Personal Care Worker | Support Worker | Residential Care Worker | Aged Care Activity Worker | 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

If you're looking for the skills, knowledge and qualifications to pursue a rewarding career in the aged and home care industry, the Certificate IV in Ageing Support (CHC43015) from Kirana has everything you need.

Through this course, you can turn your passion for people into a career by gaining the key skills required to provide support to ageing people. You'll learn how to become a leader in any number of aged and home care settings, empowering and supporting older people to live fulfilled and happy lives.

Sounds like a great way to give back to the community, doesn't it? And with nursing support and personal care workers in more demand than ever, you'll have your pick of rewarding roles in residential, home and community environments.


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:

  • 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
  • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • 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
  • CHCCOM002 - Use communication to build relationships
  • CHCCCS001 - Address the needs of people with chronic disease
  • BSBMGT401 - Show leadership in the workplace
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 IV in Ageing Support from Kirana.

Graduates are able to pursue a variety of roles in the aged, home and community care sectors, including some leadership roles. Graduates may also choose to pursue further study with a Diploma of Community Services.

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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