HC301 - Aged Care and Disability Short Course
An introductory course providing vital skills for those considering a career in the aged care or disability sector. This short courses covers essentials such as working effectively and sensitively with diverse people, working legally and ethically and how to follow safe work practices for direct client care.
Understanding the fundamentals of credible communication will help you to understand confidentiality, privacy and security, implementing customer service standards, and delivering and monitoring a service to customers within the medical environment.
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On successful completion of this short course, you will have the skills and knowledge to:
Recommended Work Experience
Applicants should be working in a frontline support or customer service role in an aged care or disability service environment.
Students upon successful completion of these three units of competency in this short course will receive a Statement of Attainment.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work respectfully with people from diverse social and cultural groups and situations, including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify and work within the legal and ethical frameworks that apply to an individual job role..
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required for a worker to participate in safe work practices to ensure their own health and safety, and that of others in work environments that involve caring directly for clients. It has a focus on maintaining safety of the worker, the people being supported and other community members.
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