CHC43415 - Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
This qualification reflects the role of workers participating in the design, implementation and evaluation of leisure, health activities and programs for clients in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres.
Graduates from the course will be qualified to work as a:
• Diversionary therapy assistant
• Leisure and health officer
• Community leisure officer
• Activities officer
• Disabilities officer-day support, support worker
Pathways to Further Studies
With a CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health qualification, graduates may choose to further their studies by undertaking a CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health, offered at various other institutes.
Course Entrance Requirements
There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification in the Community Services Training Package.
English Language requirements
International students are required to produce one item of evidence of English proficiency according to the following:
IELTS English language proficiency at a minimum level of 5.5 (Academic) or Upper Intermediate level of English completed in Australia
Completion of 1-year full time study in Australia
Successful completion of Language literacy and numeracy (LLN) test.
As a general rule, all domestic students must pass Language literacy and numeracy (LLN) test before being offered enrolment.
Applicants must be 18 years of age or above.
Course Duration & Delivery
Self-paced online study and assessment
This course should take you a maximum of 12 months to complete. You’ll need to spend about 12 hours per week studying to complete the course within this timeframe. You are also required to complete 120 hours of work placement.
We understand that everyone learns at a different pace, so the time it takes you to finish the course will depend on how much you already know and how much experience you already have.
Classroom training will be delivered at our Sydney campus:
Level 3, 53 Walker Street, North Sydney, NSW 2060 Australia.
For this qualification students must have completed at least 120 hours of work placement. Charter Australia organises weekly work placements for our enrolled students in a residential care facility.
Before undertaking any work placements in a care facility, students will be required, at their own cost, to undertake a:
• National Police Check
• Working with Children Check
• Health screening & any necessary vaccinations
To attend work placement, students are required to wear Charter Australia’s uniform (included in the materials fees) and also appropriate black pants and black rubber sole footwear.
This qualification requires students to complete 10 core units and 7 elective units.
10 Core units
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLAH001 Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
CHCLAH002 Contribute to leisure and health programming
CHCLAH003 Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
CHCLAH004 Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
CHCLAH005 Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
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Ready to Apply?
Simply complete the online enrolment form. We will get back to you promptly to advise the outcome of your application or if we require more information from you.
Your enrolment should take around 10 to 15 minutes to complete.
Information you'll need:
Contact information such as residential and postal address
Email address (mandatory to complete this process online)
You will also need to email the copy of Citizenship or residency (including a Visa Sub Class if you have one) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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