Course details

CRICOS course code: 0102057

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred 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.

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.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Job roles

Care assistant / worker, Community / Disability support worker, In-home respite care worker / giver, Nursing assistant, Community Access Coordinator, Planned activity assistant, Accommodation Support Worker, Lifestyle Support Worker, School support officer (working with children with disabilities), Disability Service Officer, Transport Support Worker, Family Support Worker, Food Services Deliverer, Home care assistant , Field officer, Disability service officer

Please note these job roles depend on the specialisation undertaken by the learner

Assessment Methods

A wide variety of assessments methods will be employed to assess student competence in each unit. These include but are not limited to:

Demonstration and observation
Review questions and answers
Group assignments
Individual projects / portfolios
Case studies
Role plays
Presentations

Future Pathways

After successful completion of your Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice, you will have many other study options available to you. These may include entry into programs within Higher Education including Masters Programs.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
10,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice.
Read more10,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice. Please contact ANIBT marketing staff for the latest fees.?
Contact institution 15 months
Full time
Australian National Institute of Business and Technology
City Campus
Level 13, 474 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
10,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice.
Read more10,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice. Please contact ANIBT marketing staff for the latest fees.?
Contact institution 15 months
Blended study
Australian National Institute of Business and Technology
City Campus
Level 13, 474 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

It is highly recommended that students are currently in a workplace or have access to a workplace for this course.

For the Graduate Certificate program ,it is expected that participants will have completed the Certificate IV in Career Development OR have completed relevant undergraduate study OR can demonstrate the equivalent of 5 years of work in career development.

English language proficiency
Generally, to demonstrate English language proficiency for doing a Certificate or Diploma course, an international student needs one of the following test scores:
IELTS score of 5.5 No band less than 5;
PTE score of 42;
TOEFL IBT score of Listening & Reading 5.0, Writing 14 Speaking 15;
OET score of B;

Address

Australian National Institute of Business and Technology
City Campus
Level 13, 474 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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