International Certificate Level 1 in Aged Care

Clients can select any 3 courses from the full list of Aged Care Courses.  When employees or students complete the courses they will receive an International Certificate Level 1 in Aged Care.

 

International Certificate Level 2 in Aged Care

Clients can select any 6 courses from the full list of Aged Care Courses.  When employees or students complete the courses they will receive an International Certificate Level 2 in Aged Care.

 

International Certificate Level 3 in Aged Care

When students complete 13 courses they may be eligible to receive an International Certificate Level 3 in Workplace Health and Safety

 

International Certificate Level 4 in Aged Care

When students complete the following 18 courses they will receive an International Certificate Level 4 in Aged Care


Work with diverse people

TALDIV001

This course 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 course applies to all workers.

 

Recognise healthy body systems

TALAAP001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to work with basic information about the human body and to recognise and promote ways to maintain healthy functioning of the body.
This course applies to any worker who needs to use and interpret information that includes references to client anatomy and physiology.

 

Provide advanced first aid

TALAID006

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide an advanced first aid response, including management of the incident and other first aiders, until the arrival of medical or other assistance.
The course applies to workers who may be required to provide, coordinate and manage a first aid response across a range of complex situations, including community and workplace settings.

 

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

TALINF001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks.
This course applies to individuals working in health and direct client care contexts.

 

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

TALWHS002

This course 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.
This course applies to all workers who require knowledge of workplace health and safety (WHS) to carry out their own work, in both centre-based and home-based service provision.

 

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

TALMED301

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to understand and respond to instructions; to carry out routine tasks and communicate with a range of internal/external clients in a medical environment; as well as use appropriate medical terminology.
It applies to individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in various medical administration contexts. They may exercise discretion and judgment using appropriate knowledge to provide technical advice and support to a team.

 

Work legally and ethically

TALLEG001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to identify and work within the legal and ethical frameworks that apply to an individual job role.
This course applies to community services and health workers who play a proactive role in identifying and meeting their legal and ethical responsibilities.


Assist clients with medication

TALHPS006

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and provide medication assistance, and complete medication documentation. It also involves supporting a client to self-administer medication.
This course applies to community services and health workers with authority in their local jurisdiction to assist with the administration of medication.


Provide individualised support

TALCCS015

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to organise, provide and monitor support services within the limits established by an individualised plan. The individualised plan refers to the support or service provision plan developed for the individual accessing the service and may have many different names in different organisations.
This course applies to workers who provide support under direct or indirect supervision in any community services or health context.


Support independence and wellbeing

TALCCS023

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide individualised services in ways that support independence, as well as, physical and emotional wellbeing.
This course applies to workers in a range of community services contexts who provide frontline support services within the context of an established individualised plan.


Facilitate the empowerment of older people

TALAGE001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to respond to the goals and aspirations of older people and provide support services in a manner that focuses on improving health outcomes and quality of life, using a person-centred approach.
This course applies to support workers in residential or community contexts.


Provide support to people living with dementia

TALAGE005

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred care and support to people living with dementia. It involves following and contributing to an established individual plan.
This course applies to workers in a residential or community context, including family homes. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and may be carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Meet personal support needs

TALCCS011

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to determine and respond to an individual’s physical personal support needs and to support activities of daily living.
This course applies to workers who provide support to people according to an established individualised plan in any community services context. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and may be carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Lead effective workplace relationships

TALLDR402 

This course defines skills, knowledge and outcomes required to use leadership to promote team cohesion. It includes motivating, mentoring, coaching and developing the team and forming the bridge between the management of the organisation and team members.
This course applies to team leaders, supervisors and new or emerging managers where leadership plays a role in developing and maintaining effective workplace relationships. It applies in any industry or community context.
At this level work will normally be carried out within routine and non-routine methods and procedures, which require planning and evaluation and leadership and guidance of others.


Show leadership in the workplace

TALMGT401

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to lead teams and individuals by modelling high standards of conduct to reflect the organisation's standards and values.It applies to individuals who are making the transition from being a team member to taking responsibility for the work and performance of others and providing the first level of leadership within the organisation. These managers have a strong influence on the work culture, values and ethics of the teams they supervise.


Work with diverse people

TALDIV001

This course 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 course applies to all workers.


Recognise healthy body systems

TALAAP001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to work with basic information about the human body and to recognise and promote ways to maintain healthy functioning of the body.
This course applies to any worker who needs to use and interpret information that includes references to client anatomy and physiology.


Follow safe work practices for direct client care

TALWHS002

This course 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.
This course applies to all workers who require knowledge of workplace health and safety (WHS) to carry out their own work, in both centre-based and home-based service provision.


Manage legal and ethical compliance

TALLEG003

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to research information about compliance and ethical practice responsibilities, and then develop and monitor policies and procedures to meet those responsibilities.
This course applies to people working in roles with managerial responsibility for legal and ethical compliance in small to medium sized organisations. There may or may not be a team of workers involved.


Support independence and wellbeing

TALCCS023

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide individualised services in ways that support independence, as well as, physical and emotional wellbeing.
This course applies to workers in a range of community services contexts who provide frontline support services within the context of an established individualised plan.


Facilitate the empowerment of older people

TALAGE001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to respond to the goals and aspirations of older people and provide support services in a manner that focuses on improving health outcomes and quality of life, using a person-centred approach.
This course applies to support workers in residential or community contexts.


Provide support to people living with dementia

TALAGE005

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred care and support to people living with dementia. It involves following and contributing to an established individual plan.
This course applies to workers in a residential or community context, including family homes. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and may be carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Meet personal support needs

TALCCS011

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to determine and respond to an individual’s physical personal support needs and to support activities of daily living.
This course applies to workers who provide support to people according to an established individualised plan in any community services context. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and may be carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Facilitate the interests and rights of clients 

TALADV001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to assist clients to identify their rights, voice their needs and concerns and realise their interests, rights and needs.
This course applies to workers of all levels in a range of health or community services settings who provide services using a human rights based approach and have direct interaction with clients.


Coordinate services for older people

TALAGE003

This course describes the skills and knowledge to provide services to an older person. It involves following and contributing to an established individual plan.
This course applies to workers in a residential or community context, or those in personal care or support services that work with older people. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and is carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Implement interventions with older people at risk

TALAGE004

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to work in partnership with older people and their carers to implement interventions in the context of an individualised plan to reduce risk.
This course applies to support workers in a residential or community context. Work performed requires a range of well developed skills where some discretion and judgement is required. Workers will take responsibility for their own outputs under direct or indirect supervision.


Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

TALCCS006

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to the development, implementation and review of individualised support.
This course applies to workers in a range of community services and service delivery contexts. Work will involve collaborating with the person requiring support and other people involved in the support network. Service needs may be complex or multiple.


Support relationships with carers and families

TALCCS025

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to work positively with the carers and families of people using the service based on an understanding of their support needs.
This course applies to workers across a range of community services contexts.


Deliver care services using a palliative approach

TALPAL001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to care for people with life-threatening or life-limiting illness and/or normal ageing process within a palliative approach.
This course applies to workers in a residential or community context. Work performed requires some discretion and judgement and is carried out under regular direct or indirect supervision.


Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

TALPRP001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to identify networking and collaboration needs and develop formal and informal partnerships to enhance service delivery and improve professional practice.
This course applies to work in all industry sectors, and to individuals who take pro-active responsibility for improving collaboration between workers and organisations.


Address the needs of people with chronic disease

TALCCS001

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to determine and address specific issues faced by people who have a chronic disease, in the context of contributing to a holistic approach to support.
The course applies to workers providing services to people with chronic disease in diverse community services and health contexts.