CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

Work in disability

There is huge demand for qualified disability workers in a wide range of jobs including residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

If you are looking for work, keen to make a difference in the lifes of people with a disability and have passion and empathy to support people of all ages then this course will help you get that rewarding career.

NEW Fees – $400 Flat Fee*, $80 Concession

*For eligible Government Funded students

Personal requirements of a Disability Support Worker

  • Patient, flexible and understanding
  • Supportive and caring nature
  • Commitment to the rights of people with disabilities to live dignified lives
  • Able to accept responsibility
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the job
  • Able to perform domestic duties efficiently

Job roles can include:

  • Lifestyle Support Officer
  • Community Development officer
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Disability Team Leader
  • Disability Support Assistant (Schools)
  • Day Support Disability Officer
  • Senior Disability Worker
  • Senior personal care assistant
  • Social Educator (Disability)
  • Local area coordinator
  • Disabilities Supervisor

Learners must have a current National Police Check prior to commencing Work Placement in a facility.

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This training is delivered with Victorian Skills First and Commonwealth Government Funding. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to access government subsided training.

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

Wangaratta Campus, 17 Chisholm Street, Wangaratta

120 hours of work placement required during the course.

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 dementia 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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Delivery locations

  • Wangaratta
    – Monday and Tuesdays 9.30am til 3.00pm
  • Broadford / Wallan
    – Thursdays and Fridays 9.30am til 3.00pm

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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.

Click here to find out more

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