Our CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care is designed to give the student entry into the aged care sector as a personal care assistant. The course modules are structured to provide a balanced program of theory and practice, relevant to the career opportunities across the aged care industry .
Students may do this course as an entry pathway into the aged care industry. Our CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care course is directed towards developing multi-skilled workers for the broad range of services supporting aged people in residential and community settings.
You will need to have completed year 10, or equivalent or mature age students. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:
Age 18 years old and above.
Be able to use and respond to written language, including some unfamiliar material in a variety of contexts. Successfully complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test (LLN) .
Obtain a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate, Working with Children Check for Work Experience Placement, as applicable.
For blended delivery the student must have access to a computer with internet and basic computer skills.
Total duration: 545 hours including work experience placement of one month delivered in one semester.
This program is available in face to face (4 weeks workshop) delivery mode in Melbourne and Sydney campuses, comprising:
* Conditions apply.
This program is available in blended delivery mode, comprising:
The online component can be completed in a maximum period of one year.
Course Start Dates
Please contact us for more information.
CHC40108 Certificate IV in Aged Care is the applicable pathway for this qualification.
Candidates may also like to progress to higher level qualifications within the aged care sector and across the community sector.
Certificate III in Aged Care is an appropriate qualification for people seeking work in the aged care industry and direct care work.
Possible job outcomes are:
• Accommodation support worker
• Field officer
• Assistant in nursing
• Home care assistant
• Care assistant
• In-home respite worker
• Care service employees
• Nursing assistant
• Care worker
• Personal care assistant
• Community care worker
• Personal care giver
• Community house worker
• Personal care worker
• Community support worker
• Support worker
• Disability service officer (in some jurisdictions)
We have three campuses, Melbourne (Heidelberg), Perth and Sydney:
|Melbourne(Heidelberg) Campus||Perth Campus||Sydney Campus|
Upper Heidelberg Road,
Victoria 3081 Australia
Carillon City Arcade,
680-692 Hay Street Mall,
Perth WA 6000 Australia
33 Argyle Street,
NSW 2150 Australia
T&C’s: 1. The Certificate must be completed within 6 months of enrolment in order for participants to be eligible for this offer. 2. Participants cannot enrol for free in First Aid Course until Certificate is complete. 3. Should participants wish to enrol in First Aid Course prior to finishing their Certificate, payment of $AUD150 is required upfront. If participants enrol and finalise total payment for First Aid Course and then complete the Certificate within 6 months, IHNA will provide participant with $AUD150 rebate.