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Certificate IV in Disability

National ID: CHC43115 | State ID: AWJ3

 

Empower people with disability to achieve greater levels of independence

If you are passionate about supporting people with disability to reach their potential and live their own life, then this is the course for you.

When you complete this course you will be on a pathway to a career in the rewarding and sometimes challenging world of disability work. You could find yourself working in a range of settings including residential, employment, recreational and/or day support, advocacy and case management, supporting people with a disability to gain skills and knowledge to move towards a more independent and self-determined life.

The Certificate IV in Disability includes a supervised work placement, giving you the opportunity to apply your training in a meaningful and relevant way. Students often gain employment through their work placement.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as: Disability Services Officer | Community Worker | Residential Care Officer |

Other job titles may include:

·         Senior Personal Care Assistant

·         Day Support Disability Officer | Support Facilitator (Disability)

·         Disability Team Leader | Community Worker | Job Coordinator | Disabilities Supervisor  |Local Area Coordinator

·         Lifestyle Support Officer

·         Behavioural Support Officer

·         Project Officer

·         Marketing Coordinator (Disability)

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Community Services

 

 

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
Mount Lawley
Six months
Y
Y

Entrance requirements

Course Overview

Where Mount Lawley
Duration
How Full-Time
When

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a disability advocacy/support officer, social trainer, team leader, residential care officer, recreation officer, or employment support officer.

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this course prepares you for roles such as: Disability Services Officer | Community Worker | Residential Care Officer |

Other job titles may include:

·         Senior Personal Care Assistant

·         Day Support Disability Officer | Support Facilitator (Disability)

·         Disability Team Leader | Community Worker | Job Coordinator | Disabilities Supervisor  |Local Area Coordinator

·         Lifestyle Support Officer

·         Behavioural Support Officer

·         Project Officer

·         Marketing Coordinator (Disability)

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Community Services

 

 

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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

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