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Course in Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme

  • Non-Award

The NDIS will require about 70,000 full-time equivalent workers over the next 3 years. You can now skill up for the NDIS with us with this short course program.

Key details

Degree Type
Non-Award
Course Code
22469VIC
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Aug, Nov

About this course

The NDIS will require about 70,000 full-time equivalent workers over the next 3 years.

You can now skill up for the NDIS with us with this short course program.

With our accredited NDIS short course (1 day a week, for 6 weeks), you'll be better qualified to further your career in this growing sector.

This course will provide current employees and future workers with the necessary information to understand the type of direct support work required for working within the NDIS.

You will gain insight into how you can support an NDIS participant in achieving set goals, maintaining personal safety, completing documentation, and working effectively with others. You will also obtain a broad overview of the NDIS.

Study locations

Warrnambool

Online

What you will learn

This course will help you understand:

  • Who meets eligibility criteria for accessing the NDIS
  • How the NDIS will interact with health, aged care, income support and insurance systems
  • How the scheme will meet the long-term needs of people with disability, their families and carers
  • How to access information and referrals to support services in the community
  • How to access individually tailored supports based on a nation-wide assessment process
  • How the NDIS will impact on the workforce
  • How the NDIS will help people with a disability achieve their goals
  • The portability of entitlements across borders

Career pathways

This course will provide current employees and future workers with the necessary information to understand the type of direct support work required for working within the NDIS.

Upon completion, you will be issued a Statement of Attainment.

How to apply

There are five simple steps to apply for a course with us.

  1. Apply - complete a short online application form. Once this form is submitted we'll send you a thank you email.
  2. Get ready - your thank-you email will contain links to a pre-training review, to a unique student identifier and to government-subsidised training eligibility.
  3. Chat with your teacher - your teacher or course specialist will contact you about your Pre-Training Review outcomes and additional course information.
  4. Enrol - after chatting with your teacher, you will receive an email with your enrolment form and a link to verify your identity.
  5. Sign - once you've completed your enrolment, you will receive a declaration form to review and sign.

If need any assistance with applying, contact our Customer Service team on 1300 648 911 or visit your nearest campus.