Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Health and Community Services
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 12 months
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.
2014 - Application Form - Cert IV Leisure and Health.pdf (pdf)
Study Modes
Starting Date
Part Time:
  • May 2014
Brooke Donaldson
Phone: (03) 5622 8532
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: brooked@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
  • Leisure Officer

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


  • Portfolio
  • Oral presentations
  • Case studies
  • Assignments

Opportunities For Further Study

Certificate IV in Aged Care

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Times

Unit Code
Unit Name
Core Units

CHCCOM403A Use targeted communication skills to building relationships
CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework
CHCCS401C Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCICS405B Facilitate groups for individual outcomes
CHCORG405E Maintain an effective work environment
CHCRH401C Work effectively in the leisure and health industry
CHCRH402B Undertake leisure and health programmin
CHCRH404B Plan, implement and monitor leisure and health programs
CHCRH405B Plan leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
CHCRH406A Apply knowledge of human behaviour in leisure activity programs
CHCRH407A Apply sociological concepts to leisure and health
Elective Units
CHCWHS312A Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work
HLTAP401B Confirm physical health status
HLTFA311A Apply first aid
HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
CHCICS302B Participate in the implementation of individualised plans.
Credits for Electives from previous studies can be used if they meet the requirements