Certificate IV in Ageing Support


This course provides graduates with the qualifications needed to work at a supervisory level in Aged Care facilities. Workers at Certificate IV level may be expected to provide services to individuals with complex needs, work with groups, provide training and support to promote independence and community participation, plus liaise with professionals and other service providers.

Possible roles for people holding this qualification include:

  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Assistant Hostel Supervisor
  • Care Supervisor, Care Team Leader
  • Day Activity Leader
  • Hostel Supervisor
  • Personal Care Worker
  • Program Coordinator

Course Structure

To successfully complete this qualification, you must complete a total of 18 units of competency, including:

  • 15 core units
  • 3 elective units

Units of competency suitable for students to complete will vary depending on the chosen method of course completion and the suitability of the units based on individual student circumstances.

To find out more about this qualification and the options of elective units, please contact Australian Training Plus and speak with a Training Specialist. 

Course Code:

Certificate IV

Delivery Mode:
Online or Workbook base delivery.  Available as New Entrant Traineeship and Fee for Service student.