Welcome to Support Worker Training
Support Worker Training is offering the new qualification for the Aged Care, Disability and Home and Community Care industries – the Certificate III in Individual Support.
Once completed, you will be qualified to work in both industry areas, thereby offering you maximum flexibility in terms of employment options.
We work closely with the Aged Care and Home and Community Care industries to ensure maximum practical hands-on experience during the course.
This experience, called ‘Practical Placement’, can also be an effective pathway into employment – over 95% of our students are offered employment before completing the course.
Our placement model offers maximum support for our learners with a balance of classroom based theoretical learning and the practical application of your knowledge in industry.
Once commenced you will spend time each week both in the workplace and in the classroom where our highly experienced trainer will support you to develop strategies and adjust your practice in an ongoing way.
Why study Cert III in Individual Support?
Are you a “people person”? Have you always dreamt of a career in the community services sector working with older people or people with disability? If so, then the Certificate III in Individual Support is for you.
This qualification, which has been designed by industry professionals, is suitable if you want to work as support for an older person or a person with disability on an individual basis. This kind of work requires discretion and good judgement as well as a solid base of factual, technical and procedural knowledge.
Successful completion of the Cert III in Individual Support can lead to a range of potential career opportunities that are both challenging and rewarding including Nursing Support Worker, Personal Care Assistant, Community Care Worker and Accommodation Support Worker.