CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support


The CHC33015 Certificate III in Education Support will give you the skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred assistance to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or other reasons. This course emphasises on the role of workers in the community and/or in a residential setting, who follow an individualised plan to meet various support needs.

This area of work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Along with theoretical knowledge, you will have the factual, technical and procedural know-how of the concepts and practices required to work as a support worker.

Nationally Recognised


Practical Placement

120 work placement hours (or currently working in the industry)

Students must have the current National Police Check prior to the commencement of their work placement (National Police Check)

Delivery Mode

Classroom based, Workplace

Course Duration

12 Months

Career Opportunities

  • Pathways

This course will provide you with an opportunity to continue your studies in any of the following:

  • CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability
  • CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health
  • Your Career

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to undertake job roles such as:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • In-home Respite Worker


The full fee for this course is $3000.


Unit Code Unit Name
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 Recongnise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
Elective Units
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCHCS001 Provide home and community support services
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery