CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support

Our CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support reflects the role of support workers who complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community based environments. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs within defined organisation guidelines and maintain quality service delivery through the development, facilitation and review of individualised service planning and delivery.

Workers may be required to demonstrate leadership and have limited responsibility for the organisation and the quantity and quality of outputs of others within limited parameters.

This aged care course has been developed in consultation with those who work in the industry.

Course Highlights

Upon successfully completing this qualification, you will be able to:

  • Identify safe work practices for direct client care;
  • Facilitate the rights, interests and empowerment of clients; and
  • Identify and meet the support needs of clients.

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier, photo identification and meet the language, literacy, and numeracy requirements.

Upon enrolment if you wish Work Savvy Pty Ltd to obtain a USI on your behalf, this will need to be indicated on the enrolment form provided. Speak to us today.

Career Prospects

Successful completion of the CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support, may lead to employment opportunities, including:

  • Aged care activity worker;
  • Care service team leader; or
  • Care supervisor.

Please note: This course provides skills and knowledge to the industry standard, but does not guarantee a job.

Duration & Mode

This qualification can be completed in six months. The volume of learning offered by our organisation may vary per student depending on their existing skills and knowledge. More experienced students are likely to complete at the lower end of the volume and less experienced at the higher end.

On average students are required to study a minimum of 25 hours per week consisting of Online Assessments, Self-Directed Study and some Face to Face classes. Each student will be provided with a course delivery schedule including the location of Face to Face classes.

The finer details revealed

This nationally recognised qualification is delivered and assessed by Work Savvy Pty Ltd , RTO Code 91778, ABN 20 132 057 384.

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The Units of Competency are

This course contains 18 Units of Competency. Click to reveal.

This qualification consist of 18 units of competency, as shown below. Please call Stride Learning for enquiries about customisation and contextualisation:

  • CHCADV001 – Facilitate the interests and rights of client (C)
  • CHCAGE001 – Facilitate the empowerment of older people (C)
  • CHCAGE003 – Coordinate services for older people (C)
  • CHCAGE004 – Implement interventions with older people at risk (C)
  • CHCAGE005 – Provide support to people living with dementia (C)
  • CHCCCS006 – Facilitate individual service planning and delivery (C)
  • CHCCCS011 – Meet personal support needs (C)
  • CHCCCS023 – Support independence and wellbeing (C)
  • CHCCCS025 – Support relationships with carers and families (C)
  • CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people (C)
  • CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance (C)
  • CHCPAL001 – Deliver care services using a palliative approach (C)
  • CHCPRP001 – Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships (C)
  • HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems (C)
  • HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care (C)
  • CHCCCS001 – Address the needs of people with chronic disease (E)
  • HLTHPS007 – Administer and monitor medications (E)
  • CHCCCS019 – Recognise and respond to crisis situations (E)


(C) – Core unit; (E) – Elective unit

Nationally Recognised Training

Stride Learning RTOs and staff are fully committed to offering the most appropriate study opportunity to each individual. People from all backgrounds and those with a disability are welcomed to apply. We will endeavour to meet your specific learning need, which may require us to refer you to a more suitable course and provider.

If you are residing in NSW or QLD, you may be eligible to be subsidised for some or all of your training fees and charges. Please contact us to determine your eligibility.

Please note: different state governments have different policies on the number – and range of training – that may be subsidised. We will check and advise you when you call us. For example, by undertaking a qualification subsidised by the QLD government, under the Certificate 3 Guarantee or Higher Skills Programs, you will no longer be eligible for another government subsidised place at that level.

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