Essentra Learning

RTO ID: 90399

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


Start Date

To be confirmed

Course Requirements

This course includes a total of 13 units: 
7 Core Units 
6 Elective Units

Course Duration and Delivery Method 12 Months - Delivered through flexible delivery, including one (1) a month, face to face workshops and unsupervised self-paced learning.
Learners will be required to undertake 120 hours of Work Placement.
Course Cost Fee For Service - $2,600 includes learning resources

Course Description 
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centre support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support.

Entry Requirements
Learners enrolling in this qualification will be required to:

  • Be an Australian Citizen

  • Complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment

Course Requirements

This course includes a total of 13 Units of Competency, core units, 4 disability specialisation units, and 2 other elective Units of Competency. Learners must be competent in all 13 units of competency to be eligible in obtaining qualification.

Learners must complete a work placement of 120 hours if not already working in the industry.

Learners undertaking work placement must undertake a National Criminal Record Check and a Working with Children Check before commencing work or work placement.

Workshop Location 

Workshops will be conducted at alternative locations:

  • Upper level, Bomaderry Plaza, Shop 20 Meroo Street, Bomaderry NSW 2541;

  • Shop 24, Stockland Vincentia, 5 Burton Street, Vincentia NSW 2540

  • 47 Burelli Street, Wollongong NSW 2500

  Units of Competency  



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