Gordon Institute of TAFE

Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015Gordon Institute of TAFE
Institution rating
4.5
Duration
From 6 monthsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

  • Gain the skills to work with elderly or disabled people in a residential setting or the community
  • Designed in consultation with industry experts and includes both theory and hands-on learning
  • Complete a six-week work placement program with shifts based on industry recommendation, organised by The Gordon

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Assistant In Nursing, Personal Care Assistant, Support Worker, Personal Care Worker, and 11 more.

Recognition

This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

For entry into this course students must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Basic computer skills; AND
  • Language, literacy, numeracy and communication skills to Year 10 level

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Geelong City
  • Werribee Watton Street

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Gordon Institute of TAFE's website to find out more about your study options.

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 Gordon Institute of TAFE'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, Gordon Institute of TAFE 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.

There is a compulsory work placement of 120 hours, organised through The Gordon's established network.


Visit Gordon Institute of TAFE's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Certificate III in Individual Support have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Assistant In Nursing
$50k1,056
Personal Care Assistant
$50k1,078
Support Worker
$60k6,050
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Student ratings of Gordon Institute of TAFE courses

Gordon Institute of TAFE
4.5
(84 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
547
429
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
90%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
96%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.6
Course content compared to what was expected
4.5
Balance between theory and practical work
4.4
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.5
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.4
Assistance to help you find a job
3.4
Quality of online study portal
4.0
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Find out more about this course

Certificate III in Individual SupportCHC33015

You may wish to discuss the following with Gordon Institute of TAFE:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
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Certificate III in Individual Support

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