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Diploma of Mental Health

National ID: CHC53315 | State ID: AWL3

 

The Diploma of Mental Health course enables one to undertake community service work that includes mental health.  Many community service agencies require workers who have an understanding about mental health including alcohol and drug issues.

The course is for people who enjoy working in groups or one to one with people who have a mental illness and for people who want to make a difference to people's quality of life, learn about current approaches to mental health that focuses on the person and not on the illness.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Possible career outcomes for successful participants of the Diploma of Mental Health include mental health worker, community rehabilitation and support worker or mental health rehabilitation support worker.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Counselling. Graduates may be eligible for University entry.

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

North Metro Tafe
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Two semesters
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North Metro Tafe
Leederville
Two semesters
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Entrance requirements

Course Overview

Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
Leederville
Duration
How Full-Time
When

Further study opportunities:

Possible career outcomes for successful participants of the Diploma of Mental Health include mental health worker, community rehabilitation and support worker or mental health rehabilitation support worker.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Counselling. Graduates may be eligible for University entry.

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
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