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Skill set details

CHCSS00042 - Oral health care skill set - personal client support (community services) (Release 2)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Deleted
The Deleted usage recommendation was implemented on 13 June 2017 to describe training components that have no replacement. Enrolments in training components and statements of attainment or qualifications issued before 13 June 2017 are valid. For any components marked as deleted after 13 June 2017, the applicable transition/teach-out periods apply. For specific questions regarding the enrolment, delivery or issuance of a statement of attainment/qualification, please contact your training regulator.
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
DeletedDeleted from CHC08 Community Services Training Package07/Dec/2015

Releases:
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 

Description 

Oral health care skill set – personal client support (community services)

Oral health care skill set – personal client support (community services)

Updated in Version 4

ISC upgrade changes. Update of unit codes. No change to competency outcome.

Description

Not Applicable

Pathways Information

Pathway 

These units may provide credit towards a number of community sector or health qualifications at Certificate IV level or above.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements

Units 

CHCOHC402A Support clients and groups to learn practical aspects of oral health care

CHCOHC406B Provide or assist with oral hygiene care

CHCICS301B Provide support to meet personal care needs

CHCWHS312A Follow safety procedures for direct care work

Target Group

Target group 

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

It provides a set of skills for providing clients with information about basic oral hygiene and care and assisting in the implementation of associated oral health care practices.

Application of this skill set is intended to support clients to maintain an appropriate level of oral health care as identified by a relevant oral health practitioner and to identify oral health issues for referral to an appropriate oral health practitioner.

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 or HLT07 Health Training Package for work in providing oral health support as part of a role in providing direct client support