Build your technical and soft skills, including interpersonal communication skills, relationship building skills and working with people who have diverse needs. Give physical and social support. Get hands-on with our state-of-the-art facilities. Plus, get job-ready before you graduate with a clinical placement.
Graduate ready to work in individual and disability support, specialised care, in-home care and support service roles in government, not-for-profit and community organisations. The best part about being a carer? You’ll get to come home every day knowing that you’ve made a real difference.
Timely VTAC applications close Thursday 30 September.
There's no better way to figure out your VTAC preferences than to go straight to the source: strike up a live chat with a Swinburne current student, or book a one-on-one appointment with a Swinburne expert. Learn more
6 months full time
Wantirna (February, July) - View application and start dates
This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for low-fee or free in 2021
You could have some or all your tuition fees covered in 2021 thanks to government initiatives JobTrainer and Free TAFE for Priority Courses.
JobTrainer is available if you are 17-24 years or a job seeker of any age, impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Free TAFE for Priority Courses is available if you are under 20 years old, or enrolling in a course at a higher level than you have completed before.
If you don't tick either of these boxes, you could still have a chance! There are other factors, too. The best way to find out if you’re eligible is to apply.