Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Health and Community Services
Course Location
Warragul; Bairnsdale; Sale
Course Duration
Part Time: 1 year
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
Study Modes
Part Time (Day)
Carol Barbeler
Phone: (03) 5622 8532
Email: carolb@gippstafe.edu.au

Course Overview

This course will address care delivered in both the residential and community care environments.

Successful completion of this course will enable carers to assist with design, implementation and the evaluation of health and leisure activities / programs.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Leisure and Health.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Activities Worker
  • Community Leisure Officer
  • Recreation Officer

Entry Requirements

Applicants for this course MUST have completed qualifications in aged care, disability or a related field, and must be currently working in residential/community care sector.


Certificate III in Aged Care

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


  • Portfolio
  • Oral presentations
  • Case studies
  • Assignments
  • Workbooks

Opportunities For Further Study

Applicants may complete a skill set from this course; Those wishing to complete the the entire course ( Certificate IV in Leisure and Health) may be invited to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and to undertake flexible workplace training and assessment, as well as additional classroom based learning. 

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Times

Unit Code
Unit Name
Work effectively in the leisure and health industry
Undertake leisure and health programming
Plan, implement and monitor leisure and health programs
Plan leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
Apply knowledge of human behavior in leisure activity programs
Apply sociological concepts to leisure and health
Facilitate groups for individual outcomes