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.
Introducing Swintopia. Launching 12 August.
It's everything you need to know about Swinburne, plus robots! Register for early access.
6 months full-time
Wantirna (March, August) - View application and start dates
This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for free in 2020
You could have your tuition fees covered in 2020 thanks to the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative.
You may be eligible 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.
VR, Mixed Reality and Simulated Scenarios – All In A Day’s Study
Ever imagined yourself holding up an augmented reality heart in class? Or using virtual reality to learn about the human skeleton? What about practising your skills on actors mimicking clients with mental health issues? It’s all in a day’s study when you choose a diploma or certificate in nursing, health or community services at Swinburne!