Who is eligible to receive training?

This qualification addresses work in residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients’ homes.

These workers

  • Apply knowledge and skills gained through qualifications and/or previous experience to provide training and support to people with disabilities to enhance their ability to achieve greater levels of independence, self reliance and community participation.
  • Report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies
  • May work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of lower classified workers.
Occupational Titles may Include
Behavioural support officerEmployment coordinator (disability)
Marketing coordinatorSocial educator
Development officerJob coordinator
Project officer (life enhancement team)Social trainer
Disability officer – day supportLifestyle support officer
Residential care officerSupervisor
Disability support officer / workerLocal area coordinator
Senior personal care assistant

Course details and Units

Certificate IV in Disability (CHC43115) requires students to complete 14 units to receive the qualification.

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Depending upon your level of knowledge and skills and whether or not you have previously completed any other Nationally Recognised Training, the fee for undertaking a course with us will vary. Please call us or email us using the enquire now button for a personalised quote.