CHC33021 - Certificate III in Individual Support International

Do you enjoy caring and helping others? 

Are you looking for a career which is meaningful and rewarding?

CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support is a great start to your career in the aged care industry and will provide you with all the necessary skills to get started.

We provide industry relevant training using our 30 years experience in providing aged care. Embracia Education is part of the Embracia family which means we are part of an organisation that operates aged care homes. This unique position means you will be learning from people who are experienced and care about you and your learning goals.
We help you to help others. Embracia Education graduates have a high chance of being employed at one of our Embracia Aged Care homes.

Delivery Modes:
  • Online delivery through our easy to use and accessible learning platform 
  • Face to Face at our Avondale Heights Campus (International students only)
  • All students must also complete 120 hours student work placement 

Course Length:

Face to Face delivery for International Students 

  • 41 weeks over 12 months 
  • ​3 days per week
  • 120 hour student work placement 

The CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support comprises of 15 units of competency.  

  • 9 core units 
  • ​6 elective units 

We have selected the elective units of competency within this course and have chosen these based on providing the learner a broad set of skills on supporting residents living with dementia, medication safety, and infection control. 

Units Core/Elective
CHCCCS031 Provide individualised support Core
CHCCCS038 Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support Core
CHCCCS040 Support independence and well-being Core
CHCCCS041 Recognise healthy body systems Core
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically Core
HLTINF006 Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention     and control Core
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
CHCAGE011 Provide support to people living with dementia Elective
CHCAGE013 Work effectively in aged care Elective
CHCPAL003 Deliver care services using a palliative approach Elective
CHCAGE007 Recognise and report risk of falls Elective
CHCCCS033 Identify and report abuse Elective
HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication Elective

Entry Requirements (International)

International students undertaking this course must fulfill the following entry requirements:
  • Be over the age of 18
  • Demonstrate good command of written and spoken English
  • Verified evidence of IELTS Level 5.5
  • Hold a minimum of a Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Meet the following Student Visa 500 subclass requirements:
    • Be a genuine temporary entrant
    • Meet English language test score requirements
    • Demonstrate financial capacity
    • Hold Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
    • Meet the health requirements
    • Be of good character
Fees and Charges:

Payment plans are available to both Domestic and International students. 

Domestic Fees: $1,500
International Students: $10,000

Enrol now and secure your place by submitting your application form and the $300 application fee (non-refundable) today and get started on your Aged Care career path with Embracia Education!

Upcoming Programs

Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost Domestic Enrol International Enrol
CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support Feb 2024 to June 2025 04/02/2024 27/06/2025 $10,000.00

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