CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support


Our CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support was designed specifically to meet the needs of the aged care industry. Our course will offer increased career opportunities within the industry. You’ll learn the appropriate skills to care for the rights, interests and empowerment of clients. You’ll gain specialised knowledge and experience in providing support to the elderly with complex needs, and working with groups of elderly individuals.

Nationally Recognised


Practical Placement

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Delivery Mode


Please contact the administration team for more information.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, however students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.
National Police Check required before undertaking work placement.

Education Pathways

Career Opportunities

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

Funding Eligibility

Victorian residents who undertake training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding (Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited, so be sure to make a timely application.

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Fees Schedule

Qualification Code and Name Units Estimated Duration Administration Charges (Non Refundable) Skills First Tuition Fee *Skills First Concession Tuition Fee Fee For Service
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support 18 12 months $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $3500.00

This qualification is funded (under Skills First Program) for eligible candidates only for Non Traineeship and Traineeship.

*Concession fee is applicable to eligible students only, as per the latest Skills First Fee Guidelines. Contact AET to check fee concession eligibility.
Please be aware that if your course is being subsidised by the Victorian Government under the Skills First program that enrolling in the above course may affect your future training options and eligibility for further government subsidised training under the Skills First program.

For more information on government subsidised training use the following link: https://www.skills.vic.gov.au/s/how-to-check-your-eligibility

The tuition fees are indicative and may be varied subject to individual circumstances on enrolment.


This course has 18 units of competency:

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people Core
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach Core
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships Core
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery Core
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people Core
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients Core
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk Core
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs Core
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia Core
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems Core
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing Core
CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion Elective
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability Elective
CHCDIS010 Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs Elective