• Code
  • 0417AOD
  • Type
  • Short Course
  • Study mode
  • On Site
  • Part Time (Day)
  • Location
  • Traralgon
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Course Overview

This Alcohol and Other Drugs skill set is aimed at those who are currently working in the community services sector or hold a relevant qualification in Certificate IV level or above.

The four compulsory units are specific to the alcohol and other drugs sector and will provide students with specialised skills to recognise and work effectively with clients who experience alcohol and/or other drug issues.

Course Dates

Expression of Interest 2017


Qualifications and Recognition


Career Opportunities

  • Case worker
  • Drug and Alcohol worker
  • Outreach worker
  • Family support worker

Opportunities for Further Study

Certificate IV in Community Services Work

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Minimum applicant age of 18


None – recommended Certificate IV in community services work

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support 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 Learning

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Course Structure

Course Modules

CHCAOD001Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
CHCAOD004Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD006Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues

Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans


Case studies, group work, examination, projects.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?



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