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CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

CHC43115

Study MethodBlended, Campus in-class
LocationPerth (Rivervale)
RecognitionNationally Accredited Certification
Start DateEnrol Anytime (Rolling Intake)
Fees$336 - $1134.00
Course Details

Course Details

The Certificate IV in Disability is a Nationally Recognised Training program under Australian Qualification Framework (AQF).

The Certificate IV in Disability reflects the role of workers who provide training and support in a way that empowers people with disabilities to achieve a greater level of independence and self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing in a range of community settings and clients’ homes.

Care worker’s in this role:

  • Promote a person-centred approach
  • Work without direct supervision
  • And may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

This course is part of the Lower fees, local skills initiative, allowing eligible students to pay just half of the standard course fees for training in 2021.

Entry requirements

Entry/eligibility requirements

There are no pre-entry study or qualification requirements, but to be eligible, you must:

  • Reside in Western Australia;
  • Possess suitable English language, literacy and numeracy skills (e.g. you will need to be able to read, understand and communicate care requirements on a care plan); and
  • Provide a copy of your passport or photo identification.

Prior to undertaking practical placement, you will be required to provide:

  • Current National Police Clearance
  • A current flu vaccination (unless medically exempt)
Pathways

Career and study pathways

This course is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to work in the Disability industry in a residential facility under supervision with clearly defined guidelines and service plans.

Those who complete this qualification may progress their studies in the Health Care sector.

Study method

Duration, learning method and assessment

The delivery of this qualification is a blended delivery mode of regular attendance to face-to-face workshops and self-study. The total duration for this qualification may be between 6 to 12 months and can be completed at a pace that suits the individual student.

Forms of study include:

  • Face to face clustered lecturer/trainer directed workshops
  • Workshop based practical skills and written assessments
  • Post course assignments
  • On the job training/assessments
  • 120 hours of practical placement
Units of competency

Units of competency

There are 14 units of competency as part of the Certificate IV in Disability:

  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCCCS015 Provide individual support
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCDIS005 Develop and provide person-centred service responses
  • CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS009 Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
  • CHCDIS010 Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs.
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment of your prior skills, knowledge and life experiences that can be transferred to complete aspects of your current course requirements.

You might already possess some of the skills or knowledge being assessed on this course. If so, you may not be required to complete one or more of the units of competency.

You first need to apply to have your knowledge and skills assessed for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). This must be done when you enrol on the course.

To find out more about ALTI’s RPL process, please contact our Student Support Team.

Fees

Fees and charges

Course Fee with Lower Fees, Local Skills subsidy, if applicable:

$1134.00

Course Fee with Lower Fees, Local Skills subsidy & concession card:

$336.00

Resource Fee:

$140.00

Students may be eligible for state funding, eligibility criteria applies. The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.

The maximum course fee for non-concession students undertaking a targeted fee relief course in 2021 is $1200. For Concession students and youth under 25 years old, the maximum course fees for undertaking a targeted fee relief course in 2021 is $400

You may be eligible for help with fees under various Government programs or a reduction of fees through credit transfer.

For more information, please contact us.

CERTIFICATION

Qualification

Qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by Amana Living Training Institute will be recognised by other Registered Training Organisations (RTO) nationally.

Amana Living Training Institute will recognise Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by other RTO’s.

Amana Living Training Institute is committed to ensuring all AQF qualifications, Statements of Attainments and Transcripts of Results are issued in accordance with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015.

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

CHC43115

Study MethodBlended, Campus in-class
LocationPerth (Rivervale)
RecognitionNationally Accredited Certification
Start DateEnrol Anytime (Rolling Intake)
Fees$336 - $1134.00