Method of Delivery
The course is awarded by Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd T/A Australia Institute of Business and Technology and delivery is available In Class on all campuses. The assessment of each unit of competency will take place during the course. Assessments will take the form of theory assessment/activities, assignment and / or simulated activities in a nursing lab. Students may be required to finalise some practical activities away from the classroom. Methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects. Supplementary evidence will be gathered if required from the course workbook.
Vocational placement is an essential component of this qualification. Vocational placement consolidates the students’ knowledge within the real health environment, applying theory to practice.
Students will be required to undertake 120 hours of unpaid vocational placement.
AIBT organises student placement. Students will be required to complete given logbook and workplace diary during their placement hours.
All students must be willing to undertake placement in a health care or community care facility and/or within a simulated lab environment during the program. Students are required to organise their own travel to and from these facilities and may be required to undertake placement in regional areas.
Prior to attending vocational placement, students must demonstrate satisfactory course progression.
Vocational placement is available in multiple locations within QLD, NSW and TAS and is dependent upon availability at the time placement commences.
(Students will be notified of vocational placement location prior to placement.)
The total course duration is 52 weeks inclusive of breaks between terms, with essential work placement. Monthly intakes except August (December intake online classes only)
On completion of this course students can typically find careers in the industry, including:
The full costings of this course are:
*Non-Tuition Fees not included
Handling Fee (Administration Fee for Assessment)
$200 – Onshore / Offshore Students
$900 – Onshore / Offshore Students with a dependant/family
Before commencing placement within Diana School of Community Services, students will be required to obtain mandatory documents at their own expense. Students will be notified via email on when to obtain these documents. More information on these mandatory required documents can be identified on each individual course page on our website.
International students must have adequate health insurance while in Australia. It is a condition of your visa that you have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSCH) for the full duration of your student visa. Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is insurance to assist international students meet the costs of medical and hospital care. You can organise your own OSHC or we can assist you, as AIBT/ AIBT-I has an agreement with Bupa, one of Australia’s major health insurance providers. For more information, please visit their website: https://www.bupa.com.au/
Under 18’S Fees
We are partnered with Australian Homestay Network (AHN) – Australia’s Largest Homestay provider. The homestay fee includes 3 meals and all amenities and may cost up to $350/week. Please visit https://www.homestaynetwork.org/students/pricing/ for more information about our prices in each campus location.
Fee reductions are available through successful applications for RPL, Credit Transfer or Government Funding.
We also offer tailored payment plans as we do understand that some students may find it challenging to pay for the course in full. These allow for students to pay either per semester or through monthly instalments.
There are four intake dates each year: Jan-Feb, April-May, July and September-October.
Please note that the fees listed for student tuition are subject to change each year based on several factors, including individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Get started by filling out an application as above, or see How to Apply for guidance. For further assistance you can contact one of our student advisors to answer any questions you might have about the enrolment process.
Once this course has been completed in full and competence requirements have been satisfied for all assessments you will be awarded the Certificate III in Individual Support. This qualification is nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) – see www.training.gov.au for more information.
Students who successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.
Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete the Student Pre-Enrolment Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Form. After receiving and reviewing the form a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent will be scheduled where you will be provided with all the relevant course information to help guide you into making a formal decision.
The skills in all units of competency marked with an * in the Course Format must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and state/territory legislation, Australia/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practices.
HLTAID003 – Provide first aid: Specific licensing/regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.