The Gordon

Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

CHC43415

Geelong

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 The Gordon

  • $1,055*

    + $225 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Geelong

    • TBA

    • Part time (12 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (12 months)

  • $8,440*

    + $225 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Geelong

    • TBA

    • Part time (12 months)

    • In class, In workplace

    In class, In workplace Part time (12 months)

*Verified June 16, 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, Interview, Relevant employment, Information session

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
Hands-on projects, Workplace tasks, Written assignments, Industry placement, Team projects
Work Placement
120 hours + 190 hours on course conclusion

Course Overview

Would you like to coordinate health and leisure activities and programs for clients in a range of sectors?

This course equips you with the skills and knowledge to participate in the design, implementation and evaluation of these programs. The course includes a combination of class theory and work placement which builds your skills and knowledge, as well as your practical industry experience.

Throughout the course, you will learn to work effectively in leisure and health industries, and contribute to the programming for clients with complex needs.

  • 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 The Gordon, 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 empowerment of older people
    CHCAGE001

  • Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCAGE005

  • Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
    CHCCCS020

  • Support independence and wellbeing
    CHCCCS023

  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
    CHCDIS002

  • Support community participation and social inclusion
    CHCDIS003

  • Recruit, induct and support volunteers
    CHCVOL003

Course Provider

The Gordon is an icon in Geelong and has solid strategies, priorities and directions to continue its proud tradition and history of great success. In 2010 The Gordon was awarded the Large Training Provider of the Year at the Victorian Training Awards.

Registered
1996
Courses
272
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions