Elective Units

Facilitate the empowerment of older people

CHCAGE001
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to respond to the goals and aspirations of older people and provide support services in a manner that focuses on improving health outcomes and quality of life, using a person-centred approach.

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTINFCOV001
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to follow organisational infection prevention and control procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks. The unit applies to individuals working in health and direct client care contexts.

Provide support to people living with dementia

CHCAGE005
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide person-centred care and support to people living with dementia. It involves following and contributing to an established individual plan.

Meet personal support needs

CHCCCS011
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to determine and respond to an individual’s physical personal support needs and to support activities of daily living.

Support relationships with carers and families

CHCCCS025
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to work positively with carers and families of people using the services based on an understanding of their support needs.

Provide first aid

HLTAID011
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.