CHC43015 Certificate IV In Ageing Support – NSW JobTrainer

The CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing support qualification reflects the role of support workers who can complete specialised tasks and functions in aged services; either in residential, home or community-based environments.

This course is an excellent choice for individuals wanting to further their knowledge and skills within the aged care industry. The CHC43015 – Certificate IV in Ageing Support course builds on the foundational skills in the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support course. You will learn how to provide person-centred care, advocate for the rights and interests of your clients, hone your communicate skills, and coordinate and provide services for older people. Successful completion of the CHC43015 qualification may allow you to further your skill set and knowledge to take on more specialised tasks and responsibility within the Aged Care industry.

In this course, you will develop the skills to:

  • Develop and provide individualised support with a person-centred approach
  • Advocate for the rights and interests of your clients
  • Coordinate and provide services for older people
  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • Develop safe work practices

We incorporate both traditional classroom learning with hands-on application in an active workplace. This structure allows you to take what you studied in class and apply it in a real-world setting to enhance your skills and understanding. Our expert trainers share their first-hand experience within the industry to give our students a greater insight into the expectations of the industry. At First Base Training, our staff and trainers dedicate themselves to ensuring you have all the tools you need to thrive in this field and enhance your capabilities.

Enrich your skills within the Aged Care industry and make a difference to Australia’s ageing population by studying a qualification in CHC43015 Certificate IV Ageing Support with us today!

Nationally Recognised Qualification 

Delivery Modes: Classroom and Workplace

Course Duration: Approximately 6 months

Payment Plan Available

Subsidised Course

Course Requirements

To achieve a CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support, a total of 18 units of competency must be completed, 15 core units, plus 3 elective units.


The course is approximately six (6) months in duration involving both classroom learning with hands on application at an active workplace.

Practical Placement

To achieve competency in this qualification, students are required to undertake 120 hours of supervised Practical Placement. Our Practical Placement Team will arrange a suitable, regulated Aged care service for you which caters for a range of individuals.

Entry Requirements

Individuals will need to complete and clear a Police Check.

FBT’s enrolment process is designed to ensure students enrol into a suitable qualification and includes:

  • A suitability discussion to affirm students’ needs and desired outcomes
  • A Language, Literacy and Numeracy Test (LLN) to ensure students have the basic skills necessary for completion of course

Course Structure

Unit Code Unit name Core/ Electives
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients Core
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people Core
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people Core
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk Core
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia Core
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery Core
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs Core
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing Core
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach Core
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships Core
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems Core
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
HLTAID003 Provide first aid Electives
HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication Electives
HLTHPS007 Administer and monitor medications Electives

Qualification Pathway

Graduates of this qualification may continue their study and undertake the following:

Various education pathways of equivalent or higher level.

Career Opportunities

Common career opportunities after completing this qualification may include:

  • Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
  • Respite Worker
  • Personal Care Assistant
  • Community Care Worker


NSW JobTrainer
From the 31 December 2021 to 31 December 2022, this course is fee-free* and fully funded under JobTrainer initiative by the NSW Government for eligible students. Find out more here and enrol with us today!

*Fee-free training fully funded by the NSW and Australian Governments

Australian Permanent Residents/Citizens ​
    $0 or $240 if Centrelink Concession Card Holder​
    $1990 if First Qualification​
    $2320 if Second Qualification​
  Please contact FBT to check your eligibility for Smart   ​
  and Skilled subsidised training​ and Course Credit
Temporary and Permanent Visa holders that allows study in Australia (except for Student Visas)​

This training is fee-free ($0) and fully funded by the NSW Government under the JobTrainer Initiative and subsidised by the NSW Government under Smart & Skilled.

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