Dual Qualification Disability & Aged Care

Two courses for $400*, $80 concession, no more to pay for eligible Government Funded students.

Work in a high or low care setting, no hidden costs for these Free TAFE for Priority Courses.

Apply for a scholarship for this course.

  • CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability and
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

Upon successful completion of this dual qualification learners will be able to apply for a range of roles within aged care and disability. These in demand growing industries offer a wide range of job roles including:

  • Accommodation support worker
  • Care assistant/worker
  • Home care worker
  • Community house worker
  • Personal care giver/worker
  • Residential care worker
  • In-home respite worker
  • Community care/support worker
  • Field officer
  • Personal care assistant
  • Support worker
  • Home care assistant
  • Lifestyle Support Officer
  • Community Development officer
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Disability Team Leader
  • Disability Support Assistant (Schools)
  • Day Support Disability Officer
  • Senior Disability Worker
  • Senior personal care assistant
  • Social Educator (Disability)
  • Local area coordinator
  • Disabilities Supervisor

There is huge demand for qualified aged care and disability workers in a wide range of jobs including residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

If you are looking for work, keen to make a difference in people’s lives and have passion and empathy to support people of all ages then this dual qualification will help you get that rewarding career.

When you complete CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, you get credits towards CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability this means you complete in half the time.

Units that have to be completed:
1. CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
2. CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports Core
3. CHCDIS005 Develop and provide person-centred service responses Core
4. CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability Core
5. CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion Core
6. CHCDIS009 Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach Core
7. CHCDIS010 Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs Core
Get Credit Transfers for the units listed below
(completed as part of Certificate III Individual Support):
1. HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
2. HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems Core
3. CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support Core
4. CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
5. CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing Elective
6. HLTAID003 Provide first aid Elective
7. CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families Elective
8. CHCAGE005 Provide support for people living with dementia Elective
9. CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people Elective

Contact The Centre for more information on 03 5721 0200 or email us.

See our fees and charges for pricing.

This training is delivered with Victorian Skills First and Commonwealth Government Funding. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to access government subsided training.

Contact The Centre for more information on 03 5721 0200 or email us.

Delivery locations

  • Seymour
    – Monday and Tuesday 9.30am til 3pm
    – 18 February 2019
  • Wangaratta
    – Thursday and Friday, 9.30am till 3pm
    – 31st January – 6th December


Contact The Centre for
more information on
03 5721 0200 or email us.