TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs

CHC43215

Ultimo, Loftus

This foundation certificate prepares you for a support role in an outreach, rehabilitation or community program, providing care to clients with drug and alcohol problems.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs with TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Loftus

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • Ultimo

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

  • $7,080*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Ultimo

    • January 31, 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

*Verified February 10, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Case Worker (Community Services)
  • Community Rehabilitation and Support Worker
  • Detoxification Worker
  • Drug and Alcohol Community Support Worker
  • Drug and Alcohol Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Mental Health Outreach Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs with TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 17 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

12 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
    CHCAOD001

  • Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
    CHCAOD004

  • Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues
    CHCAOD006

  • Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans
    CHCAOD009

  • Assess co-existing needs
    CHCCCS004

  • Provide brief interventions
    CHCCCS014

  • Use communication to build relationships
    CHCCOM002

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Work with people with mental health issues
    CHCMHS001

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
    CHCADV001

  • Work with clients who are intoxicated
    CHCAOD002

  • Provide alcohol and other drugs withdrawal services
    CHCAOD005

  • Coordinate complex case requirements
    CHCCSM004

  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    CHCDIV002

  • Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCGRP002

  • Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
    CHCPRT001

  • Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
    CHCSOH001

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Course Provider

NSW TAFE College with campuses in Enmore, Eora, Petersham, Randwick, St George, Sutherland - Gymea and Ultimo.

Registered
1999
Courses
761
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions