Upskilled

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

CHC33015Upskilled
Institution rating
4.5
Duration
Up to 18 monthsself-paced
Study mode
Online
Next start date
Anytime

Why study this course

  • Prepare for entry level positions in the disability support industry in roles such as Community Care Worker or Disability Support Worker
  • Study theory online before gaining practical skills through 120 hours of work placement
  • Study online and at your own pace

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Disability Support Worker and Personal Care Assistant.

Recognition

This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Nationally Recognised Training
Australian Qualifications Framework

Entry requirements

To enrol in this program you must be at least 18 years of age. It is also recommended that you:

  • Have completed Year 10 or equivalent; OR
  • Have completed a Certificate II level qualification or higher; OR
  • Have at least 2 years of relevant industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

What you’ll learn

During this course you will learn how to:

  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Provide individualised support
  • Contribute to ongoing skill development using a strengths-based approach
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
  • Support community participation and social inclusion
  • Recognise healthy body systems

Visit Upskilled's website to find out more about the course content, units, and what you’ll learn.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Upskilled's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Upskilled can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

This course includes 120 hours of work placement which must be completed in a disability or community services organisation.


Visit Upskilled's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Career Insights

Explore roles related to this industry:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Disability Support Worker
$60k7,349
Personal Care Assistant
$60k1,635
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Student ratings of Upskilled courses

Upskilled
4.5
(34 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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410
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
85%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
97%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.7
Course content compared to what was expected
4.5
Balance between theory and practical work
4.3
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.6
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.5
Assistance to help you find a job
3.6
Quality of online study portal
4.3
Transparency of course fees
4.5

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Support and delivery

When you study online with Upskilled, you will have access to:

  • A dedicated trainer for the length of the course
  • Powerpoint resources, webinars, reading materials, discussion boards, forums, assessments, videos and blogs via ‘MyUpskilled’ – a customised e-learning environment
  • Support via email, phone and MyUpskilled communication channels
  • Training libraries including LinkedIn Learning, Pluralsight and/or ClickView

Why study with Upskilled?

  • Upskill for your career with an up-to-date qualification, and experience the benefits of online study
  • Upskilled offer a wide range of courses in business, information technology and community services, that are designed to suit the Australian workforce
  • A team of career advisors, industry experienced trainers, and student support is available throughout your study journey, every step of the way

Find out more about this course

Upskilled

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)CHC33015

You may wish to discuss the following with Upskilled:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements

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