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CHC40312 Certificate IV in Disability

CHC40312 Certificate IV in Disability will give you the essential grounding to provide valuable care for people with disabilities. Through this course you will be well equipped with the skills and knowledge to support people with disabilities to enhance their ability to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance and community participation.

Aims of the Course

This course is designed for those who are interested in working with people with disabilities and pursuing a fulfilling career in the disability services industry.

Admission Criteria

You will need to have completed year 10, or equivalent or mature age students. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:

  • A qualification at Certificate III level or higher OR
  • 2 years industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.

Age 18 years old and above.

  • For mature age students who do not meet the academic qualifications above will be considered for admission and need to attend an interview.

Be able to use and respond to written language, including some unfamiliar material in a variety of contexts. Successfully complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test (LLN) .

Obtain a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate, Working with Children Check for Work Experience Placement, as applicable.

 

For blended delivery the student must have access to a computer with internet and basic computer skills.

Mode of Delivery

This program is available in face to face (4 weeks workshop) delivery mode in Melbourne and Sydney campuses, comprising:

  1. Class room learning at campus
  2. Self-directed learning at campus
  3. Simulation-based training and assessment at campus
  4. Work Experience Placement in an aged care setting - these can be arranged by either the student or we can find one for you.
  5. Benefit Offers: Free PD courses - Manual Handling and Apply First Aid.

* Conditions apply.

This program is available in blended delivery mode, comprising:

  1. Self-directed online theory
  2. Simulation-based training and assessment at campus
  3. Work Experience Placement in an aged care setting - these can be arranged by either the student or we can find one for you.

The online component can be completed in a maximum period of one year.

Start Dates

Face-to-Face Delivery

Melbourne Campus
01 September 2014
06 October 2014
10 November 2014
Sydney Campus
01 September 2014
06 October 2014
10 November 2014

How to Apply

The application process involves: application, interview (including a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test), payment and confirmation of enrolment. Applicants must successfully complete each stage in order to enrol.
There are three ways which applicants can submit their initial application:
1.    Online: Applications can be completed online by clicking 'Apply Now' button.
2.    Email: Applications can be downloaded by clicking 'Application Form' button. Once the application is completed, you can send it by email to enquiry@ihna.edu.au.
3.    Post: Applications can be downloaded from 'Application Form'. You can send your completed application and required documentation to our Perth or Melbourne office. Addresses for these offices can be found here.

If you have any other questions, feel free to contact us 1800 22 52 83

Course Pathways

Candidates may also like to progress to higher level qualifications within the disability sector.

Possible Job Outcomes

CHC40312 Certificate IV in Disability is an appropriate qualification for people seeking work in disability and direct care work. Possible job outcomes are:

• Behavioural support officer
• Development officer
• Disability officer – day support
• Disability support officer / worker
• Employment coordinator (disability)
• Job coordinator
• Lifestyle support officer
• Local area coordinator
• Marketing coordinator
• Project officer (life enhancement team)
• Residential care officer
• Senior personal care assistant
• Social educator
• Social trainer
• Supervisor

Campus Location

We have three campuses, Melbourne (Heidelberg), Perth and Sydney:

Melbourne(Heidelberg) Campus Perth Campus Sydney Campus
597-599
Upper Heidelberg Road,
Heidelberg Heights,
Victoria 3081 Australia
Level 2
Carillon City Arcade,
680-692 Hay Street Mall,
Perth WA 6000 Australia
Level 7
33 Argyle Street,
Parramatta,
NSW 2150 Australia

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This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

T&C's: 1. The Certificate must be completed within 6 months of enrolment in order for participants to be eligible for this offer. 2. Participants cannot enrol for free in First Aid Course until Certificate is complete. 3. Should participants wish to enrol in First Aid Course prior to finishing their Certificate, payment of $AUD150 is required upfront. If participants enrol and finalise total payment for First Aid Course and then complete the Certificate within 6 months, IHNA will provide participant with $AUD150 rebate.

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