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CHC43115: Certificate IV in Disability

Apply knowledge and skills gained through qualifications and/or previous experience to provide training and support to people with disabilities, to enhance their ability to achieve greater levels of independence, self reliance and community participation.

With a Certificate IV in Disability you can report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies.

With this qualification you can:

  • Work in residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres, open employment services and other community settings
  • Work in the homes of people with disability
  • Provide behaviour support
  • Maintain an environment to empower people with disabilities
  • Facilitate skills development and maintenance
  • Work without direct supervision
  • Supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of lower classified workers

Potential to work in the following roles:

  • Development officer
  • Lifestyle support officer
  • Residential care officer
  • Senior personal care assistant
  • Disability support officer / worker

*PLEASE NOTE - Our 2017 course intake is now fully booked.

 

Recognised by:

Nrt

Course Information

Duration: Approximately 8 months for day class, Thursdays weekly
Delivery mode: Offline, SALC at Minda’s Brighton site
Assessment: Assignments + Work Placement
Course Fee Description: $2,995
Course Deposit Value: $499 (GST Exempt)
Course Deposit Description: Payable on enrolment, non refundable, concession may be available
Course Prerequisites: Current vocational experience or equivalent
  • Upcoming course

  • No dates currently available.
  • Course subjects

  • CHCCCS015
    Provide individualised support
  • CHCDIS007
    Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
  • CHCDIS002
    Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • CHCDIV001
    Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003
    Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTAAP001
    Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002
    Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCDIS005
    Develop and provide person-centred service responses
  • CHCDIS008
    Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS009
    Facilitate on-going skills development using a person-centred approach
  • CHCDIS010
    Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs
  • CHCCCS023
    Support independence and wellbeing
  • CHCCCS024
    Support individuals with autism spectrum disorder
  • CHCDIS004
    Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies