CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

National ID: CHC33015 | State ID: AA67

This qualification is Australia’s latest disability training course. It is ideal for those who want to develop their career in the disability care industry by gaining the latest nationally accredited qualification for care givers and support workers. You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the disability support industry, caring, enabling them to maintain independence, understanding and supporting people with disabilities.

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan for provision of person-centred care to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Workers are being required to increasingly support people in their homes, support people with increasingly complex needs, to tailor care and support approaches to meet individual needs with increased ‘client’ choice.

Course Content

This qualification consists of 13 units of competency:
– 7 core units
– 6 elective units, including 5 units for the Disability Specialisation

Core Units
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units – Disability Specialisation
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

Other Elective Units
A range of units are available depending on individual requirements.

Delivery Methods

This course is delivered through the following blending learning method:
Classroom: 4 week clinical practice, volunteering and online activities
Online: Self-paced learning and assessment
Workplace: Learning and assessment in an aged care workplace

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is available.

Please see below under Enrol Now for course dates.


This course has funding available for eligible students.

Regular price: $1,650

Funded price: $899.10

Concession: $266.40

Funded price is for for eligible WA residents (see below)


Half price fees apply!

This course is half price under the Jobs and Skills WA Lower Fees, Local skills initiative, plus there are fee caps of $400 and $1,200 based on eligibility criteria.

The $400 concession rate course fee cap applies to:
– All students aged 15 – 24
– Persons and dependents of persons holding a pensioner concession card; a repatriation health benefits card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs; or a Health Care Card – Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
– Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution
– Secondary school-aged persons, not enrolled at school

The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.

Check your eligibility by completing the form below.

Funding Eligibility Form 

Enrol Now

Ready to start? Click on the relevant link below and complete the enrolment form. You will receive confirmation of your enrolment soon.

Enrol Anytime

Online and RPL
Students wanting to complete the course online or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can enrol by clicking on the link below. We will contact you to discuss your preferred learning arrangements.


Course Dates


Commencing: 25 May 2020 

Course Name

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

Course Cost

Depends on delivery method and funding eligibility

Course Date

See below for all dates




Virtual Classroom


Group Training

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) pathway available


Depends on delivery method

Additional Information

Course customisation is available