CHC43115 – Certificate IV In Disability (Superseded)
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.
Secondary students wishing to undertake a School based Traineeship, school leavers, wanting to be employed in disability or aged sectors. This course can also be considered by people who have no experience and wanting to seek employment in the disability sector.
There are no formal pre requisites to this qualification however, students must successfully pass a Language, Literacy and Numeracy test prior to their enrolment. Also must hold a current and satisfactory Police Record Check and be fully vaccinated before commencing their placement.
Study Modes Available
Classroom – Blended learning (classes are available during morning, evening and weekends)
Online – Distance learning (flexible self-paced learning )
Average completion time is 12 months. The full qualification must be completed within 24 months from date of enrolment and regular submission of assessment tasks is required.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work in an approved care facility such as in aged care, home and community, disability or community service organisation .
|Unit Assessment-1||Unit Knowledge questions- comprises of questions and answers, case studies, research to test the knowledge of the student.|
|Unit Assessment-2||Performance evidence- to test the practical skill of the students. Conducted in simulated work environments, placement centers and /or projects depending on the unit requirement|
- Aged Care Worker
- Disability Support Worker
- Home Care Assistant
Fees & Charges
Please contact the training office on 9748 9233 for fees and charges.
No specific start date.
- Hoppers Crossing
No specific location provided, please contact the office at (03) 9748 9233.
Why South West Training Services
We offer people a range of career options through the provision of government accredited vocational education and training provided both in the workplace and at our education centre.
people from all walks of life
"I really enjoyed being a part of South West Training Services. The staff are very friendly, every time we come, we can see smiling faces greeting us. Our educator is very talented and supportive. I will really miss the classes and time spent at South West. I will surely recommend this course to my friends."
"The programs that are offered are just so adaptable for the students needs. It has been a whole new world and I would certainly recommend this program to my other friends and families. The learning part and the placement location was just so much fun with lots of interaction between students and staff."
"My experience here at South West Training Services was really great, the learning tools and the way the teacher had expressed all that we needed to learn was really insightful, helps you with work placement. The environment was really accommodating for learning and we just had lots of fun."
"I would like to thank South West Training Services for proving me an opportunity to be a part of this institution. Being a student, I enjoyed every part of the my course right from the theory in class through to the practical placements that helped me develop professional skills. Thanks a lot for all the knowledge I got from your talented and well educated trainers and course material that helped me learn every aspect of the child care industry."