Entry into Care Roles - Skill Set

Duration

This is a six (6) week course.

Delivery Location
Accredited
Government Funding
Funding Option

CHCSS00114 - Entry into Care Roles Skill Set

Course Overview

This skill set provides the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support for basic client care for a range of roles and purposes required within the aged care and disability support sectors. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct, with some basic direct client care, in order to maintain the safety of both the learner and client in care.

Benefits

  • Opportunities to learn about the aged care and disability sectors and an introduction to the community services sector.
  • Access to experienced trainers and community sector expert

Learning Outcomes

This course will provide foundation knowledge and practical skills to allow you to:

  • Provide entry level support for basic client care including person-centred care
  • Learn how to comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures including use of PPE and minimizing risks of infection
  • Follow safe work practices when providing client care including identify and manage risks, prioritization of care and safe work practices with manual handling

Career Opportunities

  • This skill set provides a pathway to entry into the community care sector in the areas of home care, disability support and aged care.
  • These units of competency from HLT Health and CHC Community Services Training Packages meet industry requirements to provide basic entry level care and / or provide support to fully qualified carers in aged care and disability support contexts.

Course Duration

This is a six (6) week course.

Units of Competency

  • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCCCS015 - Provide individualised support
  • HLTINF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

Pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites for this Skill Set.

Entry Requirements

To access funding students must be:

  • 15 years of age or older;
  • no longer at school;
  • Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen;
  • living or working in NSW.

 

You must complete a pre-course quiz to help us to assist you with your learning.

 

Please note that you will need reading skills to be able to read and interpret policies, procedures and client documents.

Accreditation & Award

On successful completion of your training and assessment you will be eligible to receive CHCSS00114 – Entry into Care Roles Skill Set

Delivery Locations

This Skill Set will be available for delivery in

Fees & Funding

To access funding students must be:

  • 15 years of age or older;
  • no longer at school;
  • Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen;
  • living or working in NSW.

Please contact our Administration Team on  02 4472 9202, email admin@southcoastcolleges.edu.au or download our enrolment form our Home Page or Student Information Page and email it to admin@southcoastcolleges.edu.au with 100 points of ID.