National ID: CHCSS00114 | State ID: AE116 (Fee Free)
The free skill set addresses the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles and purposes within the aged care and disability support sectors. The support provided in client care will be predominantly non-direct.
You will learn to care for others in an era of COVID-19 infection control. This skill set will give you the knowledge of the new regulations workers need to manage infection control while caring for others.
You will organise provide and monitor support services for individuals; develop safe work practices when providing direct client care; learn compliance with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; as well as ensuring your own health and safety and the safety of others in your work environment.
Completing this free skill set will be recognised by a Statement of Attainment for the following nationally accredited units of competency:
6 – 12 weeks.
Completion of this course depends on each individual student and when all assessments are successfully completed.
This course is free to eligible through Jobs and Skills WA Lower fees, local skills initiative. All fees are 100% subsidised by the WA State Government, through Jobs and Skills WA, so that there is no cost to you. For more information visit Job and Skills WA.
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.
Fees apply for non-eligible students. If you have an enquiry regarding eligibility and fees please contact us.
This skill set is free to all residents in Western Australia.
You must be 18 years of age or older.
School-based students are ineligible to be enrolled in this skill set.
You must have current employment in, or access to, a healthcare workplace to complete your assessment.
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