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Study Disability Courses Online

What are Disability Services?

Disability services provide care and support to people with physical or intellectual disabilities, as well as their family and carers. They’re designed to improve the health, wellbeing and independence of people with a disability, as well as help them develop life skills and participate in social activities. It’s a rewarding career with a huge range of career pathways available.

Residential Facilities

You'll support people who live in residential facilities or group homes that cater specifically for people with a disability.

Home Care

You'll support people with a disability who still live in their own home.

Personal Care

You’ll help clients with personal grooming, such as bathing, shaving, toileting, getting dressed and taking medication.

Skill Development

You'll support people acquire skills in daily living, such as cleaning, hygiene, vocation and education.

Why Study Disability?

Studying disability courses online at National College Australia gives you the skills and knowledge to care for people with a disability, whether it’s in their own home, a residential facility or a community services setting. Our courses cover all aspects of disability services, including behaviour support, healthcare, emotional wellbeing and community participation. Many jobs in this sector are flexible, with full-time, part-time and casual roles available.

The skills you’ll learn in our disability care courses are transferable and can lead to jobs in a range of industries, including aged care and mental health. Whether you’re looking for an entry level course that will teach you how to care for clients, or a higher qualification that allows you to design, develop, coordinate and manage programs for people with a disability, we’ve got you covered.

Your Career Pathway

There are many different career pathways you can take in the disability sector. Below are just a few of the job roles available once you graduate from National College Australia. Not sure which one is right for you? Our team will help you choose the right course and guide you every step of the way.

Qualifications - Certificate III Level

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

Job Titles

Disability Support Worker Personal Care Worker

Qualifications - Certificate IV Level

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

Job Titles

Behavioural Support Officer Development Officer Disability Officer Residential Care Officer

Qualifications - Diploma Level

CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

Job Titles

Service / Program Coordinator Service / Program Manager

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