Community and aged care

The team has been terrific! Tutors and staff have worked with me to undertake an aged-care qualification and create a different pathway for my career.

Benjamin Francis

Community and aged care courses

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Do you enjoy helping others within the community?

Atwea College offers a number of accredited courses that will give you the skills to launch or progress your career in community service and aged care.  Courses are run across our many campuses.

This course is designed to assist workers in community services move into and manage effectively in supervisory roles.  Study is offered online over 16 months and is supported with monthly face to face or video link workshops.

CHC52015 Diploma of community services

This course is designed to assist workers in community services move into and manage effectively in supervisory roles.  Study is offered online over 16 months and is supported with monthly face to face or video link workshops.

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CHC52015 Diploma of community services

This course is designed to assist workers in community services move into and manage effectively in supervisory roles.  Study is offered online over 16 months and is supported with monthly face to face or video link workshops.

Students in this course learn the skills to launch a rewarding career providing care to individuals within the aged care sector.

CHC33015 Certificate III in individual support - ageing

Students in this course learn the skills to launch a rewarding career providing care to individuals within the aged care sector.

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CHC33015 Certificate III in individual support - ageing

Students in this course learn the skills to launch a rewarding career providing care to individuals within the aged care sector.

Develop the skills and knowledge required to provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation.

This three day + work placement short course is recommended for workers in aged, home, community and disability care settings.

The following units are covered in this course:

HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems

HLTHPS006 – Assist clients with medication

Medication skill set

Develop the skills and knowledge required to provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation.

This three day + work placement short course is recommended for workers in aged, home, community and disability care settings.

The following units are covered in this course:

HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems

HLTHPS006 – Assist clients with medication

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Medication skill set

Develop the skills and knowledge required to provide medication assistance and complete medication documentation.

This three day + work placement short course is recommended for workers in aged, home, community and disability care settings.

The following units are covered in this course:

HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems

HLTHPS006 – Assist clients with medication

The Productivity Commission recently forecast Australia will need almost one million aged care/disability staff by 2050 due to the increase in the country’s ageing population. Increase your employment prospects and future study opportunities by engaging in this short course. The course includes First Aid which is an essential requirement in the Aged Care and/or Disability sector.

This course is delivered by Atwea College as a face to face course 2 days a week for 6 weeks.

The following units are covered in this course:

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Aged Care / Disability skill set

The Productivity Commission recently forecast Australia will need almost one million aged care/disability staff by 2050 due to the increase in the country’s ageing population. Increase your employment prospects and future study opportunities by engaging in this short course. The course includes First Aid which is an essential requirement in the Aged Care and/or Disability sector.

This course is delivered by Atwea College as a face to face course 2 days a week for 6 weeks.

The following units are covered in this course:

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Aged Care / Disability skill set

The Productivity Commission recently forecast Australia will need almost one million aged care/disability staff by 2050 due to the increase in the country’s ageing population. Increase your employment prospects and future study opportunities by engaging in this short course. The course includes First Aid which is an essential requirement in the Aged Care and/or Disability sector.

This course is delivered by Atwea College as a face to face course 2 days a week for 6 weeks.

The following units are covered in this course:

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Do you love helping people and seeing them reach their full potential? A career in disability support could be the right path for your future. The next course starts online on 13th May 2020 – secure your spot today!

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support - Disability

Do you love helping people and seeing them reach their full potential? A career in disability support could be the right path for your future. The next course starts online on 13th May 2020 – secure your spot today!

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support - Disability

Do you love helping people and seeing them reach their full potential? A career in disability support could be the right path for your future. The next course starts online on 13th May 2020 – secure your spot today!

Ensure your staff and customers remain safe by understanding the requirements of Covid 19 infection control. Study online at your own pace, with trainer support at any time. This training is suitable for all service industries including hospitality, business and retail . This training may be funded by the NSW

COVID 19 Infection Control Skill Set

Ensure your staff and customers remain safe by understanding the requirements of Covid 19 infection control. Study online at your own pace, with trainer support at any time. This training is suitable for all service industries including hospitality, business and retail . This training may be funded by the NSW

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COVID 19 Infection Control Skill Set

Ensure your staff and customers remain safe by understanding the requirements of Covid 19 infection control. Study online at your own pace, with trainer support at any time. This training is suitable for all service industries including hospitality, business and retail . This training may be funded by the NSW

Ashley Johns

Ashley Johns is a trainer in Individual Support – Aging and is a passionate about helping people create their own career pathways.

Learning to provide Individual Support for Aging is about teaching people who have never done it before, how to best assist and care for older people.  This is done in the classroom using role play and practical demonstrations and then progressing into onsite placements where students can put their newfound knowledge and skills in action with real clients.

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