Complete the Certificate III in Aged Care in Brisbane and Gold Coast (CHC30212)

If you are caring and passionate about helping people, choose to make a difference. The CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care has been superceeded by the Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Disability, Home & Community) which is now delivered by MyPath Education. Read more here

What you will learn in the Certificate 3 in Aged Care

There are many facets of community and individual Care. Know how to effectively work with older people to meet their individual care needs and generally how to work effectively in the community sector, follow safety procedures, and comply with information requirements of the aged and community care sectors

Core units:

CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well-being
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units:

CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
HLTAID011 Provide first aid
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families

Job Opportunities available upon successful completion of the Aged Care Certificate 3

Open up entry-level and experienced job opportunities, get a job as an assistant in nursing (AIN) or a personal care worker (PCA) in an aged care facility, a community sector worker, a home care assistant or a community worker.

Delivery & What you will get

  • Traditional, Online and Blended delivery methods including One-on-one, group theory instructions and role play, including practical assessments and simulation.
  • Self-paced learning with a combination of written and practical assessment.
  • On or Offsite to minimise employee downtime.
  • Delivered over 14 weeks, 2 days a week
  • 120 hours of work placement.
  • Available to start throughout the year.
  • Dedicated trainers with industry experience who are passionate about the industry.
  • Industry experienced and culturally diverse trainer
  • Access to trainer via Email, Phone and in person.
  • Professionally presented references materials to assist students in developing their knowledge of the units.
  • More career opportunities and up-skilling and productivity gains
  • Nationally recognised qualification upon successful completion of the course.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Got life experience, past education or industry training? You may be able to fast track your learning in the aged care certificate 3 in Queensland. Ask us about possible RPL options or see our RPL page for more detail.


Funding support and employer incentives might be available under the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive Program. Individuals completing their first post-school Certificate III qualification in Queensland could be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee subsidy. Funding is available for this certificate with prices starting from as little as $95 if you are eligible.

For more information about funding support, call us today.