Key Study Areas
Key study areas include:
* Providing care support for people with dementia
* Communicating with clients and colleagues
* Working with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
* Working in a home and community care environments
* Complying with documentation requirements of the aged care and community care sectors
* Understanding safety procedures for direct care work
* Working with people with disabilities
There are also five elective subjects.
• Bendigo (City Campus)
• Flexible Delivery
• Workplace Based
Options may include: Australian Apprenticeship, full time, part time, flexible delivery.
• Individual Interview
On successfully completing this course you will be eligible for employment in a range of positions, including: community support worker, home and community care worker, home carer worker, in-home respite worker, or planned activity assistant.
Further Study Options
On successful completion of this course you may wish to apply for enrolment in the Certificate IV in Science Coordination (Ageing and Disability). This Certificate IV would enable you to work at a supervisor/coordinator level.
You will be assessed as part of this course.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.