Dementia Support - Service Delivery Skill Set (Release 1)


Our Version Number: Release 1

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This skill set reflects the skill requirements for work supporting people with dementia.


Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package at Certificate IV and Diploma level.


Licensing/Regulatory Information



Skill Set Requirements

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who

hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support


have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process


have substantial industry experience, on the job training and development along with supervisor assessment of capacity.


Target Group

This skill set is for people working in various care and support roles in the community services sector who wish to develop skills in supporting people with dementia.


Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from CHC Community Services Training Package meet industry requirements for work in supporting people with dementia.

    Package Rules

    CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia

    CHCCCS008 Develop strategies to address unmet needs

    CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour

    CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

Units - 4 required