As a Government owned TAFE, The Gordon can provide exemptions to certain funding eligibility criteria. This gives you access to more courses at the Government funded rate.

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Image depicting a scene representative of CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2020 OngoingGeelong City CampusWorkplaceFull-time: 1 year | Part-time: 2 yrs
2021 OngoingGeelong City CampusWorkplaceFull-time: 1 year | Part-time: 2 yrs

Intakes

Course Duration

Cricos Code

Course Description

Are you currently working in an Aged Care role and would like to upgrade and increase your knowledge and skills to be able to operate at a senior or supervisor level?

You will build on existing skills by attending weekly workshops and undertaking workplace based projects. The course includes a combination of class theory and work placement building on your knowledge and practical industry experience.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE in 2021. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement is required in this course with 120 hours of placement needed. You will complete placement at your workplace. *Please note that you may be required to travel outside of your usual training location to attend placement. This may include other regional areas or suburbs of Melbourne.

How often do I attend?

FT - 1-3 days per week | Monday, Thursday and Friday | 9.00am - 4.00pm
(Attendance varies according to your qualifications)

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Senior personal care worker
  • Community care supervisor/team leader

Course Description

Course Description

Are you currently working in an Aged Care role and would like to upgrade and increase your knowledge and skills to be able to operate at a senior or supervisor level?

You will build on existing skills by attending weekly workshops and undertaking workplace based projects. The course includes a combination of class theory and work placement building on your knowledge and practical industry experience.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE in 2021. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement is required in this course with 120 hours of placement needed. You will complete placement at your workplace. *Please note that you may be required to travel outside of your usual training location to attend placement. This may include other regional areas or suburbs of Melbourne.

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

FT - 1-3 days per week | Monday, Thursday and Friday | 9.00am - 4.00pm
(Attendance varies according to your qualifications)

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Senior personal care worker
  • Community care supervisor/team leader

Changes to delivery due to COVID-19

The Gordon is utilising Gordon Online, our digital learning management system to ensure students continue to learn and reach their study goals during isolation. Classes are being delivered live (in real-time) using audio-visual delivery methods. Where on-campus attendance is required to complete practical learning and assessments, student numbers are being managed to ensure social distancing can be observed. Find out more about delivery changes here.

Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study

Apprenticeship and Traineeship applicants

To become an apprentice or trainee, you will first need to find an employer willing to employ you. An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider can assist you with this, and will also start your application and enrolment process. Find a local provider here

Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 23/09/2020 6:00:34 PM

Keep up with The Gordon

To keep up-to-date with the latest news, competitions and new course information, sign up to The Gordon News today.

Enter security code:
 Security code

 

By completing this form, you are providing permission for The Gordon to contact you.

About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

The Gordon acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we work, study and do business. We pay respect to their Elders, past and present. The Gordons Reconciliation Plan can be found here.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

ABN: 27 241 053 246. | TOID: 3044 | CRICOS Provider No. 00011G | © Gordon Institute of TAFE 2014