Our CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support will provide you with a nationally recognised qualification that is highly regarded within the sector. This course will prepare you for work as a direct care worker, or supervisor, helping and supporting clients so that they can reach their full potential.
Qualification reflects on role of individuals in a range of community settings and peoples’ homes, who provide 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 according to and may contribute to an individualised plan, and work without direct supervision.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
Students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.
National Police Check required before undertaking work placement.
Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support
Students who undertake classroom-based or blended training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding(Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited, so be sure to make a timely application!
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This course has 10 units of competency:
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|CHCCCS044||Follow established person-centred behaviour supports||Core|
|CHCDIS017||Facilitate community participation and social inclusion||Core|
|CHCDIS018||Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach||Core|
|CHCDIS019||Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs||Core|
|CHCLEG003||Manage legal and ethical compliance||Core|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues||Core|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety||Core|
|CHCCCS004||Assess co-existing needs||Elective|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships||Elective|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of client||Elective|