Disability support certificate - Linx Institute

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability Support

Quick Course Information


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Course Code
CHC43115
Study Modes
  • Parramatta campus
  • Online
  • Blended
Payment Options
  • Fee for service
  • Interest free payment plan
  • State subsidised training
    (* eligibility requirements apply)
Entry Requirements
  • Minimum age requirement of 16 yrs*
  • Completion of yr 10**
  • Computer literacy
  • Literacy skills
Structure – Units
  • 11 Core Units
  • 3 Elective Units
  • Total number of units = 14
Course Duration

Classroom
Delivered over 12 – 24 months

Online
Complete at own pace

Work Placement

Three weeks full time (120 hours)

Career Pathways

Additional Support Worker
Hostel Supervisor
Residential Care Worker
Support Worker
Personal Care Worker
Care Supervisor
Care Team Leader
Further Study

Course content

Unit Title
National Code
Follow safe practices for direct care work
HLTWHS002
Recognise healthy body systems
HLTAAP001

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Unit Title
National Code
Provide individualised support
CHCCCS015
Follow established person-centered behaviour supports
CHCDIS002
Develop and provide person-centered service responses
CHCDIS005
Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS008
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centered approach
CHCDIS009
Provide person-centered services to people with a disability with complex needs
CHCDIS010

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Unit Title
National Code
Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
CHCDIS007
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCLEG003
Work with diverse people
CHCDIV001
Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.
Unit Title
National Code
Support independence and well being (Elective)
CHCCCS023
Support relationships with carers and families (Elective)
CHCCCS025
Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCAGE005

 

Work Placement – 120 Hours

Please Note: This stage of the course is compulsory and is necessary to complete the course successfully.

Additional course information

Course Code
CHC43115

Induction
Mandatory – On Campus or via Skype

Payment Options
Flexible payment options
Installment plans available

Prerequisites
Minimum age requirement of 16 yrs*
Completion of yr 10**
Computer literacy
Literacy skills

Workload
6-20 hours per week

Resources Required
Internet Connection
Windows or Mac
Email Address

All e-learning tools and materials are supplied by Linx Institute

Structure
Self paced theory study
Online quizzes
Work placement
Practical assessment tasks

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