52841WA Certificate II in Introduction to Aged Care

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Course description

The Certificate II in Introduction to Aged Care (52841WA) prepares you for work at nursing homes and aged care facilities. During 6 months of on-campus and on-the-job training you will learn the fundamentals of personal care work and gain a range of life-skills. The qualification is recognised by employers all over Australia and you’ll need to complete 100 hours of work placement to graduate. The covers: communication, first aid, CPR, safe lifting and patient transfer, infection controls, and personal safety.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance


Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the 52841WA Certificate II in Introduction to Aged Care such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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