Study – approx. 20 hours per week including lectures, tutorials & self study
Course Units – 15
Course Duration – 52 weeks
Canberra Campus (49 Phillip Avenue, Watson ACT )
Course Start Date – Thursday - 18th January 2024 - Skilled Capital
Canberra Campus: Blended Delivery
The CHC43115 Certificate IV in Mental Health will be conducted over 52 weeks. The units included in this are::
Unit type Core (C) or Elective (E)
Provide recovery oriented mental health services
Work effectively in trauma informed care
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Participate in workplace health and safety
Work legally and ethically
Establish self-directed recovery relationships
Work with diverse people
Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
Promote and facilitate self-advocacy
Assess and promote social, emotional and physical well being
Recognise and respond to crisis situations
Provide loss and grief support
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
Provide brief interventions
## 80 hours of work placement is required to complete the qualification
There are no entry requirements to study this course.
This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide self-directed recovery oriented support for people affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability. Work involves implementing community based programs and activities focusing on mental health, mental illness and psychiatric disability. Work is undertaken in a range of community contexts such as community based non-government organisations; home based outreach; centre-based programs; respite care; residential services, rehabilitation programs; clinical settings; or supporting people in employment. Work is carried out autonomously under the broad guidance of other practitioners and professionals.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency..
Students who successfully obtain the CHC43315 Cert Iv Mental Health are eligible to gain employment in the following areas:
Community Rehabilitation Worker
Community Rehabilitation and Support Worker
Mental Health Outreach Worker
Assistant Community Services Worker
These are just some of the endless career opportunities presented by this course!
Key 2 Learning College (RTO 88191, CRICOS 03644F) has strong connections to hospitals, aged care providers and the community sector.
Key 2 Learning College employs trainers and assessors with significant industry experience.
Students at Key 2 Learning College have high graduation and employment rates.
This makes Key 2 Learning College the provider of choice for Health and Community Services courses
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