This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients’ homes, who provide training and 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 without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.
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.
Tuition Fee: $6,500.00
Material Fee: $250.00
Work Placement Requirement
(120 Hrs of Work Placement)
Format and Packaging Rules
Total number of units = 14
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
Whilst there are no entry requirements stipulated in the training package (CHC), ICV requires its participants to meet the following criteria:
Also, students MUST obtain a Police Check before commencing the workplacement.
Pathways from the qualification
Students who successfully complete this qualification may pathway into further study options:
The following employment pathways are available to the students who complete Certificate IV in Disability successfully:
At the successful completion of the program – a qualification of CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability will be issued.