Course Overview - Public

Qualification Duration

This qualification is typically delivered over a minimum duration of 15 months, including 120 hours of work placement.

Qualification AQF Level

Certificate IV

Delivery Mode

This qualification is delivered using a face-to-face, classroom-based delivery mode.

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.

Qualification Detail

The successful completion of this qualification requires competency to be achieved in 10 units comprising of seven (7) core units and three (3) elective units.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, although applicants will need to undertake an LLN assessment. Students are
required to complete a Practical Placement which requires a police check and a NDIS screening. Students must also hold a valid Working with Children Check (WWC) or state equivalent. Students must also have
current COVID-19 vaccinations.

Units in this Qualification

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
CHCCCS044 Follow established person-centred behaviour Core
CHCDIS017 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion Core
CHCDIS018 Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centered approach Core
CHCDIS019 Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs Core
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues Core
HTLWHS003 Maintain work health and safety Core
CHCDIS015 Develop and provide person-centred service responses Elective
CHCDIS021 Prepare for NDIS support coordination Elective
CHCDIS022 Coordinate NDIS participant support Elective

Qualification Outcomes

  1. Accommodation Support Worker
  2. Disability Service Worker
  3. Personal Care Giver
  4. Respite Care Worker


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The Student Tuition Fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding

AIVD encourages individuals with disabilities to access training subsidised through the Skills First Program.

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