This qualification is designed to provide the person who wishes to commence a career in providing support to elderly population residing in aged care facilities, community care, community based organisations and hospitals. They must use discretion and judgement, and take responsibility for their own outputs. They are taught factual, technical and procedural knowledge of the concepts and practices required.
Students may undertake this course as an entry pathway into the aged care industry. Our course is directed towards developing multi-skilled workers for the broad range of services supporting aged people and the disabled in residential and community settings.