Disability courses offer an entry point into Australia’s thriving disability sector, preparing you for a rewarding career filled with a wide range of job opportunities.
Our comprehensive training ensures you’re equipped with the skills for individualised support and direct client care, fostering a healthy body and promoting community participation.
Our courses are not just about education; they’re about making a difference. Enrol in a disability course today.
This disability support training course helps pave the way for individuals looking for a new career in Australia’s disability sector or community services, specifically disability support workers. By successfully completing the disability stream, you’ll equip yourself with the technical expertise, interpersonal skills, and sensitivity needed to provide individualised support to people living with disabilities.
Skills Training College is a reputable registered training organisation (RTO) boasting a friendly, experienced team. Our nationally accredited courses provide people vital training for people looking for professional advancement opportunities and those looking to begin a new career altogether.
Through a blended delivery of online theoretical learning and in-person training, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get started in disability care. Along the way, you’ll develop new skills in home and community care and learn the professional responsibilities that come with direct client care in the disability services sector.
Throughout this training course, you’ll gain comprehensive knowledge and experience in providing individualised support and community participation to those living with disabilities.
Upon your successful completion, you’ll be newly proficient in administering medication, recognising changes in a patient’s health, providing basic counselling services, and supporting people with disabilities with both their independence and social engagement skills while maintaining healthy body systems.
This course is ideal for those looking to begin a rewarding career in the disability industry and health or community services sector. It also provides an excellent opportunity for those already working in the industry to find professional growth or advancement.
Skills Training College has training facilities across Australia providing high-quality training and education to domestic and international students. This CRICOS registered security course is offered at the following Skills Training College training facilities:
Situated in the heart of Adelaide, our Adelaide security course facility boasts excellent accessibility. It’s well-connected to public transportation, and you’ll find parking options within easy walking distance from our location.
Located conveniently in the center of Brisbane, our security training facility in Brisbane offers easy accessibility. There is ample public parking available within a short walking distance from our venue.
Located in the heart of Hobart, Tasmania, our security training facility is easily accessible. You’ll discover ample public parking within a short walking distance from our venue.
Situated in the vibrant area of Southport on the Gold Coast, Queensland, our security training facility is designed for accessibility. You’ll find convenient public parking options within a short walk of our venue.
Nestled in the heart of the South Brisbane suburb of Logan, our security training facility is conveniently placed with ample public parking and public transport options just a short stroll away from the venue.
Strategically located in Morphett Vale, South Australia, our security training facility offers exceptional accessibility. There are convenient public parking options within a brief walk from our venue.
Conveniently situated in Salisbury, South Australia, our security training facility is very easily accessible. You’ll find ample public parking within a short walking distance from our venue as well as public transport options nearby.
Positioned in Launceston, Tasmania, our security training facility offers easy accessibility. Ample public parking is available within a brief walk from our venue.
The Australian disability services sector is one of the nation’s thriving industries because of individuals who are committed to providing holistic and personalised support to those most in need.
Through the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme), the Australian government provides financial support to people living with disabilities nationwide. Under this scheme, these people receive support in services including therapy and counselling, in-home care, and community support programs, all of which are tailored to helping those living with disabilities meet their personal goals and live more fulfilling lives.
The introduction of the NDIS has accelerated the growth of the disability care industry with significant growth in job opportunities for skilled professionals.
Disability support comprises a wide variety of roles and responsibilities. After successfully completing our disability care course, you will be eligible for the following career opportunities:
Interested in starting a career in the disability sector? Kickstart your new career with disability care training and providing individualised support to those in need.
Upon successful completion of this course you’ll be able to apply for a security licence in your respective state or territory. Each state has its own licensing requirements and regulations which determine which jobs a security licence holder can perform.
While applying for mutual recognition can be used to transfer a licence between states, it’s a good idea to research your state’s requirements to ensure you meet them before you start applying for jobs.
This security course uses a blended delivery model, combining an in-person, practical class with independent online learning.
The online component consists of 26 chapters of multiple-choice questions which we recommend completing first.
The practical component is full-time and runs over five consecutive days Monday’s at 9am. These in-person sessions are critical for you to gain the security skills and knowledge you need to be successful in your new career path.
Book early, as space is limited.
Australia offers a variety of disability support training programs that equip individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue a fulfilling career in this sector. These courses are designed to provide students with the tools required to offer compassionate care to people with disabilities and make a positive impact on their lives.
By pursuing education in disability support, you not only prepare yourself for a rewarding career but also contribute to the well-being and independence of people with disabilities. It’s an opportunity to grow professionally and make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.
Start your journey towards a fulfilling career in the disability support industry today.
This foundational program serves as a vital stepping stone for those aspiring to work in the disability sector. It encompasses crucial subjects like personalised support, effective communication, and enhancing the well-being of clients with disabilities.
This comprehensive diploma program delves deeper into disability care, covering areas such as specialised disability support, behavior management, and empowering clients to achieve their goals.
Tailored for those seeking leadership roles, this program focuses on supervisory and management skills within the disability services sector, ensuring that individuals with disabilities receive the highest quality care.
Please note: Whilst Skills Training College offers a wide range of courses, we do not currently provide accredited disability support courses.
For domestic students, course fees for CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations are one simple upfront payment of $599.
This includes a $100 non refundable enrolment fee.
*To enrol in our domestic security course you must be an Australian citizen or Australian Resident. Visa holders not on permanent resident visas must undertake our international security course.
Although there are some entry-level roles that don’t require disability support worker qualifications, generally a Certificate III in Individual Support is fundamental for most disability care positions.
After completing this support work course, further courses in disability training and ongoing skills development opportunities become available.
There are many entry-level disability care jobs that are open upon successful completion of this course. A few examples include personal carer, respite worker, and disability support worker.
While there are many different disability support courses and ways to become a disability carer, completing a Certificate III in Individual Support is a great start. After completing this training course, you can begin applying for entry-level jobs, which are easily found on most job finder websites such as Seek or Indeed.
Yes, this course is extremely beneficial for NDIS support workers. Whether already working for the NDIS or considering it as a new career, successfully completing this course rewards students with the skills and experience they need to succeed as a support workers.