- Apprenticeship / Traineeship; Accredited Course
- Study mode
- Full Time
- Part Time
Full Time: 1 years
Part Time: 2 years
Flexible: 2 years +
- Starting Date
- February 2018
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.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Disability.
- Case coordinator
- Care manager
- Care coordinator
- Disability Support Officer, Trainer.
- Disability Support Worker
Opportunities for Further Study
- CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services (Case Management Specialisation)
- CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services - Case Management
A written application and interview is required
Participants will need access to a computer and an Internet connection.
Course CostFor an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Fee Assistance.
VET Student LoansNot Applicable
- Police check and Working With Children Check required for placement of 120 hours.
PlacementIt is expected that the students would complete a minimum 120 hours work placement.
Depending on location of the student this would be the students responsibility.
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
No additional materials are required for online study although teachers may recommend texts that a student might like to purchase.
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
To attain this qualification a total of 14 units must be achieved; comprising 11 core units and 3 electives.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|Core Units (11)|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCDIS002||Follow established person-centred behaviour supports|
|CHCDIS005||Develop and provide person-centred service responses|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability|
|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|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|Elective Units - 3 chosen in conjunction with Learning Manager|
practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, written assessment