Skill set details

CHCSS00026 - High support and complex care skill set - aged care (Release 2)


Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by CHCSS00078 - High Support and Complex Care - Aged CareThis version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 2.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages.Significant changes to units. 05/Aug/2015

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 07/May/2012
(View details for release 1) 25/Mar/2011

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Modification History

CHC08 Version 3 

CHC08 Version 4 


High Support and Complex Care – Aged Care

High Support and Complex Care – Aged Care

Updated in V4.

Amended unit of competency HLTFA311A


Not Applicable

Pathways Information


These units provide credit towards a number of community services qualifications at Certificate IV and Diploma levels.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements


CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

CHCCS424B Administer and monitor medications

CHCAC412B Provide services to older people with complex needs

HLTFA311A Apply first aid

Target Group

Target group 

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a qualification at Certificate IV level or higher in an area involving provision of direct client care or support or who have commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes.

It provides a set of skills for work supporting people with complex care needs requiring high levels of support in an aged care context.

Please note that pre-requisite requirements included in these units of competency MUST be addressed.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

Required form of words for Statement of Attainment 

This skill set meets industry requirements as specified in the CHC08 Community Services Training Package for work with aged care clients who have health and high support needs.