Aged Care Work Ready Program

A four-week program for people who want to work as personal carers in aged care.

The program includes classroom learning and work experience.

It covers how to provide personal support, workplace communication, infection control and safe work practices.

Course Outcomes

The program leads to a Statement of Attainment in four nationally recognised units of competency.

  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.


4 Weeks

Start Date

Various Intake & start dates

Study Mode

On the Job & Classroom

Vocational Placement

60 hours


Practical tasks
Written tasks
Class based activities