TAFE Queensland East Coast

Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs

CHC43215

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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.

  • $4,020*

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    • April 18, 2017

    • Self paced (15 months)

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    • July 10, 2017

    • Self paced (15 months)

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    • October 3, 2017

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    Online Self paced (15 months)

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Entry Requirements
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One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

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 Queensland East Coast, 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.

  • Work with clients who are intoxicated
    CHCAOD002

  • Respond to client needs
    CHCCCS016

  • Coordinate complex case requirements
    CHCCSM004

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

  • Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCGRP002

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the premier provider of vocational education and training and the largest in the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay region with seven campuses and over 20,000 enrolments annually.

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the result of an amalgamation between Sunshine Coast TAFE and Wide Bay TAFE. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these Institutes had in their communities for providing exceptional training and education we are able to improve education and training to the region as a collaborative force.

Registered
1998
Courses
397
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions