CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

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For students who have completed their CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support at The Centre or elsewhere*, you can get up to 7 Credit Transfers (that’s 50% of the course) out of the 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.

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For students who have completed their CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
at The Centre or elsewhere*, you can get up to 7 Credit Transfers
(that’s 50% of the course) out of the CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability.

* Will depend on units completed as part of their course.

If you have recently completed your CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, you can get your CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability qualification in six months.

DURATION AND LOCATION

Days: Thursday and Friday
Times: 9.30am till 3.00pm
Location: Wangaratta.
Start: Thursday 20th July
Finish: Friday 15th December
120 hours of work placement required during the course.

PROGRAM COST

Fees for students who have completed the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support are as follows:

  • Concession $538.60
  • VTG $1,533
  • FFS $3,680
Units that have to be completed:
1. CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
2. CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports Core
3. CHCDIS005 Develop and provide person-centred service responses Core
4. CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability Core
5. CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion Core
6. CHCDIS009 Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach Core
7. CHCDIS010 Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs Core
Get Credit Transfers for the units listed below
(completed as part of Certificate III Individual Support):
1. HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care Core
2. HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems Core
3. CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support Core
4. CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
5. CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing Elective
6. HLTAID003 Provide first aid Elective
7. CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families Elective
8. CHCAGE005 Provide support for people living with de Elective
9. CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people Elective

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

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