Locations: Victoria & New South Wales

Gain the skills and knowledge you require to start in the rewarding Aged Care sector by commencing your Aged Care training with Selmar. The Certificate III in Individual Support is an entry level qualification for those who want to work in the aged care sector. This course is suited to those who want a career change, are re-entering the workforce or want to kick off a meaningful and rewarding career with excellent employment prospects.

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This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community and/or residential setting who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centered support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability or some other reason. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs. Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centered support.

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Selmar offers Aged Care training through the workplace as well as distance study methods. Our experienced and supportive Aged Care facilitators will be with you every step of the way delivering quality and relevant learning opportunities.


Nationally Recognised Training

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Delivery methods and Duration

Entry Requirements

To commence this program, your Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills must meet required standards for ACSF LEVEL 2.

You need to provide a current national Police Check (VIC or NSW depending on where you are commencing your course) or you must provide evidence that you have applied for a police check in your respective state as soon as possible.

Recognition of prior learning

Selmar Institute of Education provides Recognition of Prior learning. Recognition of Prior Learning or RPL is an assessment process aimed at confirming and recognising the competencies a learner has obtained outside of a formal education and training environment.

Work Placement

One of the benefits of studying with Selmar is our practical learning that will help you develop hands-on, real-life skills so you develop sector-ready confidence to succeed in the workplace! As part of this program, a minimum of 120 hours must be completed in an aged care facility. For learners not currently working in the sector, these hours are incorporated into our programs through practical placement. And, we even help you organise placement via our extensive sector network!

Payment Options

*VIC (Skills First Program): This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding to eligible applicants.

*NSW (Smart and Skilled): This training is subsidised by the New South Wales government to eligible applicants.

**Australian Apprenticeship/Traineeship Incentive Program: Subject to government terms of eligibility.

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About Selmar

Selmar Institute of Education is one of Australia’s leading Registered Training Organisations (RTO), with over 15 years’ experience educating over 32,000 learners.

As a specialist education provider in early childhood, before and after school and aged care, our human-centred training is designed to enable learners to gain the knowledge, professional skills and confidence to make a difference in these essential sectors. Providing fully accredited courses for both distance and in the workplace, our learners gain sector relevant skills supported by real-life practical and hands-on experience.

Wherever our learners are on their learning journey, our structured yet unique approach supports each learner with their different needs and circumstances, ensuring they become equipped to make a positive, caring and compassionate impact to their personal and workplace environment. Our team of passionate, supportive and knowledgeable trainers can also help organise practical placement and are with learners from start to finish, helping unlock their potential, achieve their goals and thrive in their career.

Education inspired by care and compassion.

Selmar Institute of Education is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Number – 121531)

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