Course details

CRICOS course code: 0102058

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

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

Employment outcomes include varying roles in organisations, primarily in residential aged care and home and community care settings.

Job roles may include accommodation support worker, hostel supervisor, personal care worker, care supervisor, program coordinator - social programs, care team leader, residential care worker, day activity worker, support worker or home care worker.

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
12,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice.
Read more12,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice. Please contact ANIBT marketing staff for the latest fees.?
Contact institution 18 months
Full time
Australian National Institute of Business and Technology
City Campus
Level 13, 474 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
12,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice.
Read more12,000 tuition fee?These fees are subject to change without notice. Please contact ANIBT marketing staff for the latest fees.?
Contact institution 18 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.


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;
Cambridge score of 162.

Address

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