Support Group

CHC43315
Certificate IV in Mental Health

National Code

CHC43315

Category

Community Service

A Supportive Hug

Mode of study

Face to face delivery combined with mandatory 120 hours work placement.

 

Delivery location

Classroom based Face to Face delivery Location (On campus): 131 Johnston Street Fitzroy, Vic, 3065

TOTAL COURSE FEE

Government
Funding
Available*

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National Code: CHC43315

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Course Duration: 37 weeks

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Core Units: 11

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Elective Units: 4

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Level: Certificate IV

Qualification Description

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.