CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

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Work in disability

Disability workers work in a range of disability support contexts including residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

These workers:

  • 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
  • Report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies
  • May work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of lower classified workers.

Job roles for this qualification are:

  • Behavioural support officer
  • Development officer
  • Disability officer – day support
  • Disability support officer / worker
  • Project officer (life enhancement team)
  • Residential care officer
  • Senior personal care assistant
  • Social educator

This course is offered inthe following formats:

  • In class – two days per week for 32 weeks plus 120 hours of work placement

Delivery Locations:

  • Wangaratta Campus, 17 Chisholm Street
    –  Classes in Wangaratta will be held on a Monday and Tuesday, 9.30am till 3.00pm.
  • Broadford Living and Learning Centre, 158-162 High St, Broadford
    –  Classes in Broadford will be held on a Tuesday and Wednesday 9.30am til 3.00pm

See our fees and charges for pricing.

Contact The Centre for more information on 03 5721 0200 or email us.