CHC43015 - Certificate IV in Ageing Support

The Certificate IV in Ageing Support is best suited for people who are already employed in the community or a residential environment and who want to enhance their skills and credentials in order to work in residential aged care facilities. This course provides you with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the theories and procedures needed to advance your career in the elderly care industry.

Students will get a nationally recognised Certificate IV in Ageing Support once they have successfully completed all course requirements.

Graduates of this programme will be certified to dispense medication and will be well-suited for leadership positions in the elderly care sector. Aged or Disabled Carer/Supervisor and Home and Community Carer/Supervisor are two possible job titles.

We also offer easy weekly payment plans if you are not eligible for Government Funding

Packaging Rules

Total number of units (18)

Fifteen (15) Core

Three (3) Elective

Please contact the college for further information - 1300 736 436 or email us on:

For more course information, fees and refunds, extensions, appeals, and our policies and procedures, download the Student Handbook

Core Units

CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAGE006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with careers and families
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTAAP001 Recognize healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units

  • CHCAGE002 - Implement falls prevention strategies
  • CHCAGE006 - Provide food services
  • CHCPAL001 - Plan for and provide care services using a palliative approach