The QUEST College Individual Support (Ageing) Course is recognised within the industry for providing a hands-on practical learning environment that prepares students with industry expertise, knowledge and skills valued by employers. This course is for individuals who want to provide care and person-centred support to the elderly in the community and, or residential settings.
This course can prepare you for a position as a Nursing Assistant, Personal Carer, Aged Care Worker, and a range of other jobs essential to supporting the ageing population in Australia.
Vocational placement is also a part of this course!
With the qualifications and ZEST, you gain through QUEST; you will have the edge to get the job you want. There is an increasing demand for carers who are trained to work effectively with the ageing population. At QUEST we want to help you become a part of this growing industry.
This is a Certificate 3 Guarantee programme and is funded by the Department of Education and Training (DET).
To be eligible for this course you must be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident, currently residing in Queensland, 15 years of age or older, no longer in school (with the exception of VET in school students) and have not completed/not currently enrolled in a post school Certificate III level qualification (prospective students are only eligible for one subsidised training place for a Certificate III level qualification).
For further information on the Certificate 3 Guarantee, please click the following link - Department of Education