TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Disability

CHC43115

St George

This certificate equips you with skills and knowledge required to provide training and care to people with disabilities. It can also lead to a role supervising others.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Disability with TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • St George

    • July 21, 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

  • $6,400*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • St George

    • July 21, 2017

    • Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 months)

*Verified June 23, 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
Work Placement
120 hours

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients homes, who provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing.

Workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Community Development Officer
  • Disability Support Assistant (Schools)
  • Day Support Disability Officer
  • Disabilities Supervisor
  • Disability Service Officer
  • Disability Team Leader
  • Lifestyle Support Officer
  • Marketing Coordinator (Disability)
  • Project Officer
  • Senior Disability Worker
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Social Educator (Disability)
  • Support Facilitator (Disability)
  • Job coordinator
  • Social trainer
  • Local area coordinator

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Disability 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 14 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

11 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Provide individualised support
    CHCCCS015

  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
    CHCDIS002

  • Develop and provide person-centred service responses
    CHCDIS005

  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
    CHCDIS007

  • Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
    CHCDIS008

  • Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
    CHCDIS009

  • Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs
    CHCDIS010

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCLEG003

  • Recognise healthy body systems
    HLTAAP001

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Meet personal support needs
    CHCCCS011

  • Support individuals with autism spectrum disorder
    CHCCCS024

  • Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCCS025

  • Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies
    CHCDIS004

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

Course Provider

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

Registered
1999
Courses
619
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions