CQ University Australia

Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

CHC43415

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This starter certificate gives you the skills and knowledge required to design, implement and monitor interactive recreational and health-related activities in residential facilities, client homes and community centres.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Leisure and Health with CQ University Australia

  • $765*

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  • Gov. subsidised (QLD)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Anytime

    • Self paced (18 months)

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  • $3,570*

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  • Full price

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    • Anytime

    • Self paced (18 months)

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    Distance Self paced (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
Language literacy and numeracy, Police check, First Aid

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
Work Placement
120 hours

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.
  • Community Leisure Officer
  • Community Recreation Activity Assistant
  • Day Support Disability Officer
  • Diversional Therapy Assistant
  • Recreational Activities Officer
  • Weekend Recreational Activities Officer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Leisure and Health with CQ University Australia, 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

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Use communication to build relationships
    CHCCOM002

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
    CHCLAH001

  • Contribute to leisure and health programming
    CHCLAH002

  • Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
    CHCLAH003

  • Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
    CHCLAH004

  • Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming
    CHCLAH005

  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCPRP003

  • Confirm physical health status
    HLTAAP002

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

Elective Units

7 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
    CHCADV001

  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
    CHCAGE001

  • Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCAGE005

  • Facilitate responsible behaviour
    CHCCCS009

  • Provide individualised support
    CHCCCS015

  • Support independence and wellbeing
    CHCCCS023

  • Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCCS025

  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    CHCPAL001

Course Provider

Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) Capricornia, it was awarded full university status in 1992, and now has more than 30,000 students spread across 25 campuses and locations Australia-wide.

Registered
2014
Courses
161
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions