52840WA Certificate II in Introduction to Disability Care

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Course description

Would you like to help and support disabled people in their daily lives? The Certificate II in Introduction to Disability Care (52840WA) introduces you to personal care and disability support roles, helping you decide if this is the right career for you. The course takes 6 months to complete and you’ll spend 100 hours learning on the job during work experience. You will graduate knowing the fundamentals of disability support, first aid and CPR, safe lifting and patient transfer, communication and workplace safety.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Trainee Support Worker$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Aged Care Team Leader$1,150 weekly pay
Residential Care Officer$1,150 weekly pay
Care Manager$1,350 weekly pay
Disability Team Leader$1,150 weekly pay
Disability Service Officer$1,150 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the 52840WA Certificate II in Introduction to Disability 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

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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