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Certificate IV in Disability

National ID: CHC43115 | State ID: AWJ3

 

Course Details
Training Package Version:  Release 2
This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients' homes, who provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. Workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.  You will gain the following skills:
  • Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies
  • Contribute to whs processes
  • Facilitate individualised plans
  • Facilitate skills development and maintenance
  • Follow whs safety procedures for direct care work, and
  • Maintain an environment to empower people with disabilities.

Additional Resources: 
Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course.  Details are provided in the Pre-Enrolment Pack.

VET Student Loans:  This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a disability advocacy/support officer, social trainer, team leader, residential care officer, recreation officer, or employment support officer.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Disability Work

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

6 months - 2 years pending your study pace

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

Please note that only 2 units need to be selected from the list of elective units below.

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and provide person-centred service responsesCHCDIS005AVC15
Facilitate community participation and social inclusionCHCDIS008AVC12
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approachCHCDIS009AVC11
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007AVC13
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Provide individualised supportCHCCCS015AVC63
Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needsCHCDIS010AVC10
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategiesCHCDIS004AVC16
Develop and promote positive person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS006AVC14
Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryCHCCCS006AVC70
Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsCHCADV001AVC96
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Northam
Duration

6 months - 2 years pending your study pace

HowContinuous Enrolment
Flexible Delivery
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a disability advocacy/support officer, social trainer, team leader, residential care officer, recreation officer, or employment support officer.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Disability Work

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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Please note that only 2 units need to be selected from the list of elective units below.

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and provide person-centred service responsesCHCDIS005AVC15
Facilitate community participation and social inclusionCHCDIS008AVC12
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approachCHCDIS009AVC11
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability CHCDIS007AVC13
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Provide individualised supportCHCCCS015AVC63
Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needsCHCDIS010AVC10
Recognise healthy body systemsHLTAAP001AVB19
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategiesCHCDIS004AVC16
Develop and promote positive person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS006AVC14
Facilitate individual service planning and deliveryCHCCCS006AVC70
Facilitate the interests and rights of clientsCHCADV001AVC96
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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