Skill set details

CHCSS00050 - Palliative approach skill set - provide support (Release 2)


Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by CHCSS00105 - Palliative Approach Skill SetThis version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Significant changes to units. 07/Dec/2015

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 


Palliative approach skill set – provide support

Palliative approach skill set – provide support

Updated in Version 4

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


Not Applicable

Pathways Information


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

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements


CHCCS422B Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately

CHCCS426B Provide support and care relating to loss and grief

CHCPA301B Deliver care services using a palliative approach

Target Group

Target group 

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a relevant professional or vocational qualification or commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes.

It provides skills and knowledge to contribute to support of people assessed by a relevant health professional as requiring palliative care.

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 that involves provision of support to people assessed as requiring palliative care.