Certificate IV in Disability

National ID: CHC43115
State ID: AWJ3
Qualification level: Certificate IV

Course is available at the following locations

Private
AMA Training Services

AMA Training Services is the registered training organisation of the Australian Medical Association (WA), Western Australia’s peak representative body for doctors and medical students. AMA Training Services has a proud history of delivering high quality and contextualised training to the health and community industries.

This qualification is offered under traineeship arrangements.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job.

Course description

AMA Training Services is the registered training organisation of the Australian Medical Association (WA), Western Australia’s peak representative body for doctors and medical students. AMA Training Services has a proud history of delivering high quality and contextualised training to the health and community industries.

This qualification is offered under traineeship arrangements.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job.

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Private
Amana Living Training Institute

The Certificate IV in Disability reflects the role of workers who provide training and support in a way that empowers people with disabilities to achieve a greater level of independence and self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing in a range of community settings and clients’ homes.

Care worker’s in this role:

  • Promote a person-centred approach
  • Work without direct supervision
  • May be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team

The course is delivered at our dedicated training facility in Rivervale with a mandatory work placement of 140 hours facilitated at an Amana Living Community/Residential Care location in the metro area.

Mode of delivery: Face to face and blended learning options available

Amana Living Training Institute has Government funded places for this qualification available under the Priority Industry Training and Traineeship funding models.

Course description

The Certificate IV in Disability reflects the role of workers who provide training and support in a way that empowers people with disabilities to achieve a greater level of independence and self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing in a range of community settings and clients’ homes.

Care worker’s in this role:

  • Promote a person-centred approach
  • Work without direct supervision
  • May be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team

The course is delivered at our dedicated training facility in Rivervale with a mandatory work placement of 140 hours facilitated at an Amana Living Community/Residential Care location in the metro area.

Mode of delivery: Face to face and blended learning options available

Amana Living Training Institute has Government funded places for this qualification available under the Priority Industry Training and Traineeship funding models.

Campus locations

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Private
Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd

The Certificate IV in Disability qualification is to support workers who provides training and support in a way that empowers those with disabilities to achieve a greater level of independence, wellbeing and community participation.

A Care Worker in this role will be required to work without direct supervision and would promote a person-cantered approach to care. You may also be required to supervise or coordinate a team in the workplace.

Delivered under a traineeship this qualification is on the job and flexible in your work environment.

Call us today on 1300 046 744 to find out more

Course description

The Certificate IV in Disability qualification is to support workers who provides training and support in a way that empowers those with disabilities to achieve a greater level of independence, wellbeing and community participation.

A Care Worker in this role will be required to work without direct supervision and would promote a person-cantered approach to care. You may also be required to supervise or coordinate a team in the workplace.

Delivered under a traineeship this qualification is on the job and flexible in your work environment.

Call us today on 1300 046 744 to find out more

Campus locations

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Private
Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (IHNA)

The CHC43115 – Certificate IV in Disability reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients’ homes, who provide support to empower people with disabilities. Through this support, they can achieve more independence, self-reliance, and wellbeing and can participate to the fullest extent in the community.

These workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise or coordinate a small team.

The course will be delivered over one Semester including theory, self-paced structured e-learning, simulation training and professional experience placement (PEP).

After successful completion of the program, the candidates may gain employment in residential group homes, training resource centers, day respite centers and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

Course outcome:

Disability Support Worker

Disability Team Leader/Supervisor

Behavioural Support Officer

Lifestyle support officer – special schools

Employment coordinator (disability)

Residential care officer

Senior Personal Care Assistant

Campus Location :- Level 4, 12 St Georges Terrace, Perth, WA – 6000, Australia

Please visit website for more info: www.ihna.edu.au or contact 1800 22 52 83 or admissions.wa@ihna.edu.au

Course description

The CHC43115 – Certificate IV in Disability reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients’ homes, who provide support to empower people with disabilities. Through this support, they can achieve more independence, self-reliance, and wellbeing and can participate to the fullest extent in the community.

These workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise or coordinate a small team.

The course will be delivered over one Semester including theory, self-paced structured e-learning, simulation training and professional experience placement (PEP).

After successful completion of the program, the candidates may gain employment in residential group homes, training resource centers, day respite centers and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

Course outcome:

Disability Support Worker

Disability Team Leader/Supervisor

Behavioural Support Officer

Lifestyle support officer – special schools

Employment coordinator (disability)

Residential care officer

Senior Personal Care Assistant

Campus Location :- Level 4, 12 St Georges Terrace, Perth, WA – 6000, Australia

Please visit website for more info: www.ihna.edu.au or contact 1800 22 52 83 or admissions.wa@ihna.edu.au

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Private
Tracmin

PIT Course

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.

Includes 120 hours of work placement.

Mode of delivery: Face to face

Course description

PIT Course

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.

Includes 120 hours of work placement.

Mode of delivery: Face to face

Campus locations

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Public
Central Regional TAFE

<h3>Your passion for helping others can be a rewarding career. </h3>
<p>A Certificate IV in Disability will prepare you to work as a disability support worker in a client's home or within a community organisation. Learn how to help people with an intellectual or physical disability, by empowering them to become more independent and self-reliant, allowing them to participate in community activities.</p>
<p>People working at this level may be a supervisor or manage the performance of other team members, you can also report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies.<span> </span></p>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Course description

<h3>Your passion for helping others can be a rewarding career. </h3>
<p>A Certificate IV in Disability will prepare you to work as a disability support worker in a client's home or within a community organisation. Learn how to help people with an intellectual or physical disability, by empowering them to become more independent and self-reliant, allowing them to participate in community activities.</p>
<p>People working at this level may be a supervisor or manage the performance of other team members, you can also report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies.<span> </span></p>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<p>Study a qualification that open doors to a range of job opportunities in the direct care industry, whilst giving back to the community. This formal qualification provides the skills and knowledge to empower people with <strong>disability </strong>to achieve greater levels of <strong>independence</strong>.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Working effectively in the <strong>direct care</strong> industry and caring for people with <strong>disability</strong></li>
<li>Enabling clients to maintain<strong> independence</strong></li>
<li><strong>Safety</strong> procedures and <strong>ethical</strong> behaviour</li>
<li><strong>Infection control</strong> practices</li>
<li>Working with <strong>cultural diversity</strong></li>
<li><strong>Workplace health and safety</strong></li>
<li>Using augmentative and alternative <strong>communication</strong> strategies</li>
</ul>
<h4>Want to find out more about this industry?</h4>
<p>Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise on our Community Services Facebook page.</p>
<p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/communityservicessmtafe">Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page</a></p>
<h4>Is this the right course for you?</h4>
<p>Have you got what it takes to be successful in this career? Our Core Skills guide lists the skills and attributes necessary to study and work in this field.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

Course description

<p>Study a qualification that open doors to a range of job opportunities in the direct care industry, whilst giving back to the community. This formal qualification provides the skills and knowledge to empower people with <strong>disability </strong>to achieve greater levels of <strong>independence</strong>.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Working effectively in the <strong>direct care</strong> industry and caring for people with <strong>disability</strong></li>
<li>Enabling clients to maintain<strong> independence</strong></li>
<li><strong>Safety</strong> procedures and <strong>ethical</strong> behaviour</li>
<li><strong>Infection control</strong> practices</li>
<li>Working with <strong>cultural diversity</strong></li>
<li><strong>Workplace health and safety</strong></li>
<li>Using augmentative and alternative <strong>communication</strong> strategies</li>
</ul>
<h4>Want to find out more about this industry?</h4>
<p>Students in community services benefit from sharing information about organisations, initiatives and leading expertise on our Community Services Facebook page.</p>
<p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/communityservicessmtafe">Community Services at SM TAFE Facebook page</a></p>
<h4>Is this the right course for you?</h4>
<p>Have you got what it takes to be successful in this career? Our Core Skills guide lists the skills and attributes necessary to study and work in this field.</p>
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<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.</p>

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