Aged Care Skill Set
This skill set provides a set of skills for work in the aged care sector. It contributes towards satisfying the entry requirements for the Certificate IV in Ageing Support.
Achievement of these units provides credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package.
Licensing / regulatory information
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this Skill Set at the time of publication.
Skill set requirements
Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support
Recognise healthy body systems
Provide support to people living with dementia
Work effectively in aged care
Provide individualised support
Deliver care services using a palliative approach
This skill set is for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or in Community Services, Health or a related field, working in aged care roles, who wish to gain entry to the Certificate IV in Ageing Support.
Suggested words for statement of attainment
These units of competency from the CHC Community Services Training Package provide a set of skills to contribute towards satisfying the entry requirements of the Certificate IV in Ageing Support.