Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)
Please note that the duties of an Individual Support Worker may be quite physically demanding and should be considered and/or discussed before applying if there are any concerns.
The following additional criteria for entry apply for this course:
- Applicants must be 18 years of age at the time of placement.
- National Police Check with no disclosable offences is to be obtained at least 10 weeks prior to clinical placement commencement. *If a candidate believes there would be a disclosable issue on their national police check, a confidential conversation will be required prior to enrolment to determine suitability for work within the healthcare environment.
- Working with Children Check (Volunteer or Employee) for the duration of the program.
- Influenza immunisation (annual requirement).
Any additional immunisations may be required in response to any changes in Government policy or the specific requirements of the organisation you attend for your clinical placement. Further information will be provided at the commencement of the course. Applicants will need to demonstrate literacy and numeracy competencies.