CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support


This qualification 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.

Course Duration

One (1) year full time

Total Duration: 52 Weeks (including holidays)

Contact Weeks: 40 Weeks

This course will be delivered over a period of 52 weeks (including holidays). Classes will be schedules for 42 weeks over 4 academic terms with 10 weeks holiday. Course duration may change for students granted course credits and/or RPL.

Class and simulation sessions are planned to ensure that students have a mixture of practical and theoretical components and those classes cater for a wide variety of learning styles. Additionally, workplace practices and environments are

Delivery mode and location

This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which includes the simulation of care-based environment. This course also has work placement requirements

The course will be delivered in our Melbourne (VIC) campus

Suite 1, Level 11, 343 Litttle Collins Street 

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Entry Requirements

This course has the following entry requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old) with 5.0 in each band
  • Have completed a Year 12 or equivalent high school certificate

Course Structure

Work Placement

Career Outcomes

Education Pathways

Enrolment and Orientation

Additional Support

Training Arrangements

Assessment Methods

Library Resources

Course Credit

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support​