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Work in Aged Care

Here at ATA Training, we take pride in being Perth’s leading practical training provider for the aged care industry. On a regular basis, we consult with our industry partners to ensure that our students are work-ready, meaning they have the necessary skills to prepare them to work and enjoy a successful and longer-term career in the aged care industry.

We have some great programs and support to get you working fast in aged care, even for those just starting out.

ATA Training Work Placement Program

As well as providing hands-on skills through our various ATA courses and nationally recognised training, we also provide a dedicated Work Placement Program. As part of the study necessary for our certificate level qualifications, these programs aim to connect eligible students with local providers with work experience opportunities, setting them up to work in aged care.

Our Certificate III or IV aged and healthcare qualifications include 120 hours of work placement, where you will be assessed for you practical, on the job performance. For those students who are eligible, we work with our expansive network of providers to help place you in an active work experience situation as part of your study. For dedicated students, these placements often lead to real work situations. Please ask about this program and other work opportunities with your enrolment enquiry

Job outlook in the aged care industry

Working in aged care requires a specific set of skills, many of which are obtained through our ATA Training Nationally Recognised Training qualification. This industry is one of the fastest growing employment sectors in Australia and the demand for quality aged and health care workers is growing daily.

If you’re thinking about expanding your career opportunities, contact us today or take a look at the government website Job Outlook for more information. You can also view the latest jobs available in your local area using the government Job Search website. View WA aged and disability job vacancy positions

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