Disability Skillset

$ 755

Are you wanting to expand your skills to disability support?

This online course provides several ways to achieve this. If you already have your Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual support, then this online skillset will provide you with training in the Group B Disability Specialisation units allowing you to achieve the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability).

OR if you simply want to work or volunteer for those with a disability, then this training will assist you in providing effective support.

Please note: you will need to provide the following documents

  • a copy of your existing Certificate III in Individual support, and
  • transcript from your prior Individual Support training.

Please ensure that prior to enrolling in this course you read through our 2021 Student Handbook. If you have any questions, or require further information please contact our office on (02) 49841011 or email us at admin@tomareecc.nsw.edu.au

This course is delivered online and can commence any time with up to 3 months from enrolment to complete. Your practical assessments will take place in your current workplace and will be assessed by our trainer.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government for those who satisfy the eligibility criteria.

For more information about Smart & Skilled funding go to the website, smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au

Nationally Recognised Training

USI unique Student Identifier number

The USI will be available online and at no cost to you. The USI will stay with you for life and be recorded with any nationally recognised VET course that is undertaken from 1st January 2015.

Why do I need a USI?

You may need to provide evidence of your academic achievements, for example when applying for a job or to undertake further study.

Everyone undertaking nationally recognised VET courses will need to have a USI to receive their statement of attainment or qualification.

Your USI must be provided to Tomaree Community College before you can receive a statement of attainment or qualification. Tomaree Community College will not be allowed to issue your certificate unless we have your USI recorded.

  • Current employment in the industry to allow practical assessment to take place, and 
  • Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support

This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services sector who wish to develop skills in providing person centred support to people with disability.

  • CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

For more information, visit https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/CHCSS00098

This course is delivered online and can commence any time with up to 3 months from enrolment to complete. Your practical assessments will take place in your current industry related workplace and will be assessed by our trainer.

Upon completion of this course, These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package at Certificate III or Certificate IV level.

  • All course material will be sent to you and is inclusive of course fees.
  • You will need access to the internet and a computer/laptop.
Disability Skillset - Tomaree Community College - Nelson Bay, Port Stephens
Tutor: Liz Brady