CRICOS 090557F . CHC43115

CERTIFICATE IV

Disability

This course is designed for delivery to local candidates from a range of different academic, cultural, personal and working backgrounds who have desire to help and have a positive influence within the wide Australian community

DURATION

Full Time – 56 Weeks

MODE OF STUDY
On Campus

ASSESSMENTS INCLUDE
A COMBINATION OF:

Questioning
Case Scenarios
Projects
Skills Assessment
Observation in the workplace

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

A student may be entitled to gain unit of competency credits or recognition, if what they have learned at work, from other programs, courses,from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to the course. SCEI recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations.

For further information see the RPL brochure.

Domestic Students

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, candidates need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Certificate IV level, this can be demonstrated via the following:

Successful completion of Year 11 or the equivalent level of study or mature aged entry

Successful completion of Southern Cross Education Institute’s Language,Literacy and Numeracy indicator

Candidates must be aged 18 or older

Moderate level of computer literacy required

Additional Requirements

National Police Check

Working with Children Check

International Students

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, candidates need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Certificate IV level,this can be demonstrated via the following:

Successful completion of year 11 or equivalent level of study or mature aged entry

Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent


Candidates from student assessment visa level 1 and2 countries can undertake SCEI’sEnglish Proficiency Test. For more information onstudent visa assessment level refer toDepartment of Immigration and Border Protection Websitewww.border.gov.au

18 years of age or over

Moderate level of computer literacy

Further study pathways

After achieving CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability,students may continue their studies by enrolling in the following course:

HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

Employment Opportunities

The following employment opportunities are available to students who complete this qualification:

Disability Officer Day Support
Disability Support Officer/Worker
Senior personal care assistant

Core Units

CHCCCS015

Provide individualised support

CHCDIS002

Follow established person-centred behaviour supports

CHCDIS005

Develop and provide person-centred service responses

CHCDIS007

Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

CHCDIS008

Facilitate community participation and social inclusion

CHCDIS009

Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach

CHCDIS010

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

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCLEG003

Manage legal and ethical compliance

HLTAAP001

Recognise healthy body systems

HLTWHS002

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Elective Units

HLTAID003

Provide First Aid

CHCCCS006

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCDIS004

Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies