This qualification will enable you to work in a satisfying and rewarding industry with a high demand for qualified staff. On successful completion of this qualification you can:
Work in either an Aged Care Facility or in Home Care as a Personal Care Attendant or Support Worker.
Pathway into other qualifications such as Nursing, Leisure & Health, or Disability.
Choose your own work hours. Flexible work hours are available in Home & Community Care.
Aged Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing employment sectors. By 2023 the Australian Commonwealth Government is predicting employment in this sector will grow by 40% (joboutlook.gov.au).
Pines Learning is recognised by the Aged Care and Home Care sector for the quality of training we deliver.
To find out about why students enrol and what they experience while studying with us, read Lee’s blog post on how returning to study, during a pandemic, changed her life click HERE.
Government funding and concession rate are available to eligible applicants.
Course Entry Requirements apply. Details can be found in Course Guide. See course downloads.
In term two training is being conducted via Zoom in order to meet the COVID-19 restrictions. A copy of the online service standards can be found in course downloads.
Next course commences 5 October, 2020. Classes in term 4 2020 will be held on both Mondays and Thursdays 10 am – 2 pm via Zoom. This course continues in 2021 and classes will be held face to face at Pines Learning on Mondays and Thursdays 9.15am-3.15pm. Zoom is a free online platform for video conferencing and you will be provided with technical support to access the Zoom classes.
An interview is required before enrolment. For further information call 9842 6726, or click the ‘Apply Now’ button to book into one of the Information Sessions listed below.
Information sessions will be held on Zoom and the link will be emailed to you prior to the information session.
As a Learn Local Registered Training Organisation Pines Learning can provide exemptions to certain funding eligibility criteria. This gives you access to more courses at the Government funded rate.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Click here for eligibility criteria.