CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Disability)

Capitalise on an industry with great career opportunities. Our interactive course gives job seekers a qualification and entry into an industry rich with career opportunities and pathways.

The Brisbane CBD based face to face delivery by industry experts will enhance your learning outcomes which will see you complete your Certificate III in as little as 6 months.

Our Course Covers

  • Communicate and work in the health or community services sector
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people.


Fees & Dates

Entry Requirements

Career Opportunities



Code Title
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care


Code Title
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability



  • Blended delivery. 10 in-class (349 Queen Street, Brisbane QLD), 2 online/ virtual classes
    • In order to complete the academic requirements of this program students are required to have a suitable laptop and appropriate connectivity to access our Learning Management System. Please click here to view recommended laptop specifications.
  • 120 hrs of Vocational Placement is also a requirement of the qualification. Students are required to source their own work placements

Duration: As little as 6 months

  • A student must be able to supply a Federal Police Check (cost applies) on enrolment – refer to for fees.
  • Regular access to a computer or tablet to undertake learning and assessment activities
  • Regular access to the internet and to an email account
  • The ability to communicate directly with SRI
  • The ability to communicate in English with SRI
  • The ability to understand instructions provided, written or verbally in English
  • The ability to use a computer and type
  • The willingness to provide a valid USI

  • Assistant in nursing
  • Personal care worker/assistant
  • Residential care worker
  • Support worker
  • Disability worker

Employment Assistance
As a Sarina Russo Institute student, you are entitled to our FREE employment assistance, which provides mentoring, employment workshops and job placement service.

Student Support Services

  • Dedicated Trainers to help with training and assessment
  • Access to iLearn – our 24/7 learning management system
  • Access to online Language Literacy and Numeracy testing and tools to help with proficiency skills if required
  • Mentoring and job placement assistance
  • Opportunities to collaborate online with peers

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