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Community Services

CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support

As Australia’s population grows, so does the need for aged care workers. If you want a career with excellent job prospects, look no further. Aged care workers make a real difference! Offering personal, physical and emotional support to those living in either in residential, home or community based environments. Aged care workers are often considered heroes in disguise as the strive to empower the elderly, and ensure they enjoy their lives with dignity.

Potential career outcomes

Upon successful completion of the qualification, career options may include;
• Aged Care Activity Worker
• Care Supervisor
• Care Service Team Leader


Students are able to study full time, part time or with an employer as a traineeship for a maximum of 24 months.

Delivery method

This course can be delivered face-to-face in a classroom, self-paced via correspondence, part online or as a combination. Please ask for more details.

Work Placement

This qualification requires a minimum of 120 hours of work placement to give students real life, on-the-job experience and the opportunity to practice what you learn.


There are no specific pre-requisites for this course, however students must hold a current Australian Federal Police Check, Working with Children Clearance and valid First Aid Certificate. Please ask for more details. Students may be required to undertake an initial pre-enrolment assessment to determine their suitability for this level of study.

Student Support

Friendly support, advice and assistance is provided by our teaching staff and Student Services Division to all students.

Units of Competency

Students complete 18 units.


The price for this qualification is based upon specific eligibility requirements and concessions may be available to some students. Please contact us for more details and a quote. Payment options vary.


Graduates may choose to further their study through enrolment in CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services or other related qualifications.

Awarded by

HGT Australia Ltd. trading as Novaskill RTO Code: 6996.

Successfully completion of this course will lead to a nationally recognised qualification in Australia.

For more detailed information, including specific units of competency, request a Course Outline now!

For more information about becoming a student at Novaskill, or for a copy of our Student Handbook, see Student Information.

NSW Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in New South Wales are subsidised by the NSW Government. For consumer protection information please visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students
or please call 1300 772 104.

QLD Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in Queensland are funded by Queensland Government. For more information, please visit https://training.qld.gov.au/providers/funded