CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Get job ready in Individual Support!

This nationally accredited qualification in CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) will guide you to provide person-centred care to those living with a disability or seniors who need assistance with their everyday life.

Help someone live their best life by enrolling into this course today!

Course Structure

The structure of this course is as follows:


During your course, we expect that you will:

  • Contribute to learning in a harmonious and positive manner irrespective of gender, race, sexual preference, political affiliation, marital status, disability or religious belief
  • Comply with the rules and regulations of the IST
  • Be honest and respectful, this includes not falsifying work or information and not conducting yourself in any way that may cause injury or offence to others.
  • Be responsible for your own learning and development by participating actively and positively and by ensuring that you maintain progress with learning modules.
  • Monitor your own progress by ensuring that assessment deadlines are observed.
  • Utilise facilities and IST publications with respect and to honour our copyrights and prevent our publication from being distributed to unauthorised persons.

Course Subjects

Core units

  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
  • CHCCOM005 Communiate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

This qualification has a minimum work placement component of 120 hours

Elective units

  • CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Career & Education Pathways

Once you graduate, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to kick-start your career as a:

  • Aged Care Worker
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Support worker
  • Personal caregiver
  • Respite care worker
  • Disability service worker
  • Accommodation support worker
  • Home Care Assistant
  • Aged care support worker
  • Care assistant

Entry Requirements

There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.


Please refer to this page for eligibility