Western Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

CHC43415

Castle Hill

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Castle Hill

    • January 30, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

  • $7,130*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Castle Hill

    • January 30, 2017

    • Part time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (36 weeks)

*Verified January 11, 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
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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

This qualification reflects the role of workers participating in the design, implementation and evaluation of leisure, health activities and programs for clients in one or more sector areas.

Workers may be in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres, completing specialised tasks and functions in relation to leisure and health. While workers are responsible for their own outputs, work is carried out under direct or indirect supervision within defined organisation guidelines.

  • 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 Western 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

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.

  • Lead team effectiveness
    BSBLDR403

  • Provide support to people living with dementia
    CHCAGE005

  • Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
    CHCCCS020

  • Support relationships with carers and families
    CHCCCS025

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach
    CHCPAL001

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
686
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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