Course in Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Course Code: 22469VIC
Study Area:
Aged Care, Disability


Option 1 (Bendigo)

2 days per week, Wednesday and Thursday for 3 weeks

9.00am to 4.30pm

Commencement dates - 8th August, 10th October, 31st October 2018

Option 2 (Bendigo)

3 Evenings per week, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for 4 weeks

5.30pm to 9.00pm

Commencement dates - 22ndAugust, 10th October, 14th November 2018



Campus
 
  • Broadmeadows Campus
  • Bendigo City Campus
  • Echuca Campus
Course Structure
  • Flexi mode - Classroom (Delivery Method) - 2 - Day/s

Accreditation

This qualification is state accredited

Possible careers
  • • Disability support worker • Personal care assistant • Personal support worker • Disability officers

Prerequisites
  • Pre-training review
  • Individual interview

Course overview

The vocational outcome of the 22469VIC Course in Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme is to ensure entrants who are new to this type of direct support work have an appropriate introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and an introductory understanding of working with an NDIS participant. This course is targeted at new entrants into the disability sector and provides a pathway to further qualifications – it is not intended as a replacement for full certificate-level qualifications.Individuals who attain this course and wish to continue working in the disability sector are strongly encouraged to further develop their skills and knowledge through the attainment of full qualifications. Option 1 (Bendigo) 2 days per week, Wednesday and Thursday for 3 weeks 9.00am to 4.30pm Commencement dates - 8th August, 10th October, 31st October 2018 Option 2 (Bendigo) 3 Evenings per week, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for 4 weeks 5.30pm to 9.00pm Commencement dates - 22ndAugust, 10th October, 14th November 2018

How to apply
 
Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • Interview and LLN assessment

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Demonstration
  • Case Study
  • Assignment

Learning options
  • Face to face

Key study areas
 
• Supporting an NDIS participant to achieve their state goals identified in their day to day support plans • Take appropriate action within a human rights framework to ensure NDIS participant personal safety • Work safety when supporting an NDIS participant • Complete and process required documentation • Liaise effectively with others

Further study opportunities
  • A range of vocational courses within Bendigo TAFE may be undertaken
  • A certificate III or IV course

Fees

Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative total fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Standard
Government subsidised - average total course fee*$94.80
Concession - average total course fee*$18.80
Full fee - average total course fee*$0.00
B.   Materials average fee**$0.00
C.   Consumables average fee**$0.00
Indicative pricing for:

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
**Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students. Read more. Student support fees are non refundable . Student support fees are payable annually for the duration of your course, over and above tuition fees.


This page was last updated on 6/08/2018 4:27 PM





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