CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care

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Course description

Begin a rewarding career assisting the elderly with a Certificate III in Aged Care (CHC30212). This entry level qualification will give you a broad knowledge of 'ageing in place' as you learn to support elderly people to maintain their independence. Students also gain skills in dementia support and palliative care, while maintaining your own personal safety and wellbeing. Enquire now for intake dates and opportunities.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Aged Care Worker$960 weekly pay
Personal Carer$960 weekly pay
Residential Care Worker$960 weekly pay
Community Care Worker$960 weekly pay
Home Care Assistance$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Family Support Worker$1,340 weekly pay
Child Safety Officer$1,150 weekly pay
Aged Care Team Leader$1,150 weekly pay
Residential Care Officer$1,150 weekly pay
Care Manager$1,350 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the CHC30212 Certificate III in 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

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.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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