Hammond Institute

22540VIC - Course in Supporting People with Complex Personal Care Needs, including Behaviours of Concern

Duration :              22 Weeks

Delivery Mode:     Blended (online live virtual classes) 

Start Date:              Enrol Anytime

Recognition:           Nationally Recognised Training

Quality Assurance : As a registered training organisation (RTO) Hammond Institute operates within the Vocational Education and Training Quality Framework (VETQF) and the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) delivering nationally recognised qualifications and units of competency.

You will be learning

  • Apply a human rights based approach to the identification reporting and prevention of disability abuse
  • Identify and provide initial response to family violence risk
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Meet personal support needs
  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • Recognise healthy body systems

Graduates may find employment as a:

•    Disability Support worker

There are no mandatory entry requirements for the 22540VIC Course in Course in Supporting People with Complex Personal Care Needs, Including Behaviours of Concern

Students must satisfy the following age, English, and Academic requirements:

Age: must be 17 years or over

Undertake Pre-Training Review
Undertake LLN test: Learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy (ACSF Level 3) are desirable to participate in the course

Government Funded Fee* Government Funded Concession Fee** Application Fee Fee for Service
$100 $20 $0 $1500

For a full list of other optional fees that may be applicable, please refer to our Course Fees page.

*To be eligible for Victorian government subsidised training fees, the candidate must meet the Skills First eligibility criteria.

**Under the Indigenous Completions Initiative, Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander students pay only the concession tuition fee for government subsidised training at all qualification levels (including at Diploma and above).

Learners who successfully complete this course may progress into further studies in community service courses.

Assessment method may include: 

  • Knowledge Questions
  • Written Assignment & Case studies
  • Projects / Research Reviews

All assessment will be conducted in accordance with the Training Package requirements, Principles of Assessment and Rules of Evidence (https://www.asqa.gov.au/standards/chapter-4/clauses-1.8-1.12)

To receive a Statement of Attainment for 22540VIC Course in Supporting People with Complex Personal Care Needs, Including Behaviours of Concern, the candidate must successfully complete a total of eight (8) units comprising:

•           seven (7) Core units, plus

•           one (1) Specialisation unit.

VU22853 Apply a human rights based approach to the identification reporting and prevention of disability abuse
VU22733 Identify and provide initial response to family violence risk
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
CHCCCS002 Assist with movement
VU22868 provide tracheostomy care

Hammond Institute does not use brokers or deliver this course through third party arrangements.