• TGA Code : CHC33015

Kenvale’s CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course provides you with the opportunity enter a new career as a Personal Care Workers in residential or home care services currently experiencing acute staff shortages. We are delivering training that not only meets the needs and expectations of the Aged Care industry, but more importantly, we provide support for you to find work placement and job outcomes with our industry partners.

Course Duration

each term is 13 weeks

Job Roles

  • Residential aged care support worker
  • Personal Care Worker for out-of-home care
  • Community Care Worker

Method Of Delivery

  • Domestic:
    • Part Time:
    • Full Time:
  • International:
    • Part Time:
    • Full Time:
On campus with concurrent industry placement (work and study at the same time throughout the duration of this course).

Industry Placement

  • Approx Total Hours: 120

Work placement onsite at Ferndale Gardens Aged Care facility. Kenvale will organise other work placement opportunities for students in both aged care facilities or with home care providers.


There are no academic pre-requisites for anyone who wishes to complete this course and gain a qualification, however, the following attributes are suggested:
  • A reasonable standard of spoken and written English as this is how the course is delivered
  • Physical capacity as this work requires a reasonable level to assist people who may have limited mobility
  • Work Placement requirements
    • Police Clearance checks
    • Working with Children Checks (WWCC)
    • Most facilities for work placement may require Flu/Covid Vaccinations
  • Successfully complete the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) online test. For more details on how to complete the online test, please refer to Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) requirement Fact Sheet. The purpose of the LLN online test is to show how Kenvale College can assist you in any areas where you may need help while studying with us.


Domestic FeesInternational Fees
A$ 6,500

Note: Fees are indicative only and may be subject to change.
*This is an approximate cost. The price will vary according to the electives chosen.
**Conditions Apply.

Course Curriculum

    • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
    • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
    • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client Care
    • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
    • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
    • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
    • CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
    • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
    • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
    • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
    • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
    • CHCCCS023 Support independence and well-being
    • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people

Course Intake