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Working in Aged Care Certificate

$649       Save $300      Now $349

STUDY MODE

Online

START

Anytime

DURATION

30 Study Hours

FEE

$649 $349

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD)

CPD

 

General: If you want to make a difference to people’s lives, this growing industry has plenty of job opportunities.

Learn how to support older people with this aged care course. During this course, you will learn how ageing impacts us physically and psychologically and how you can support older people within aged care services.

More Content. More Skills. More Value.

In this course you’ll learn about:

  • How to work effectively with older people
  • How to follow safety procedures for direct care work
  • Strategies to counsel an elderly person who has been diagnosed with an illness
  • How to deal with deteriorating health issues
  • The effect physical health problems have on older people
  • How to provide support to meet personal care needs
  • How to support people living with dementia

More than one-quarter of a million people (282,000) were using residential care (permanent or respite), home care or transition care services in Australia on 30 June 2018. In addition, in 2017–18 more than 783,000 people were assisted in their homes under the Commonwealth Home Support Program. This is a growing industry with considerable job opportunities across Australia and New Zealand. Please check with your state department for the relevant checks and permissions that may be required to work in this industry.

Why students love learning with us
We don’t use dense academic text books. Instead, we design digestible step-by-step modules and high-quality video sessions. The lessons are all taught on demand, and assessments are generally short answer or multiple-choice and can be re-taken as many times as needed. They’re perfect for people with busy lives and families who want to better themselves while unlocking better opportunities.
100% online and on-demand
Enrol at any time and study on your own terms. Assessments are designed to improve comprehension rather than test the recall of facts in a timed setting.
Real world, industry-led learning
Our courses are designed in collaboration with institutions, employers and industry experts to equip you with practical, real-world skills that will advance your career and broaden your mind.
Flexible payment options
Choose how and when you pay for your course. Pay upfront with your credit card or with Apple Pay or Google Pay.
Industry Aligned
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive an ITHEA Certificate of Achievement in Aged Care Career Sampler.

This course may lead to work as a

  • Aged Care Worker
  • Counsellor
  • Social worker
  • Funeral Services Worker
  • Delivered 100% online, no classroom required
  • Instant access (simply enrol online, anytime)
  • Assessments are short answer and multiple choice
  • Work Effectively With Older People
  • Follow Safety Procedures For Direct Care Work
  • Assist Clients With Medication

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

If you have any questions about the course, please call us on 9650 3900.

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