CHC43315- CERTIFICATE IV IN MENTAL HEALTH
This is the entry level qualification required for people to work in the mental health sector.
This qualification aims to assist workers to provide people affected by mental health illnesses a self-directed recovery and assist them to live a full life with acceptance and without stigma.
• Coordinator – Mental Health (Carer Peer Work)
• Coordinator – Mental Health (Consumer Peer Work)
• Mental Health Outreach Worker
Theory and some assessments delivered online (requiring reasonable computer skills, internet access, email access and research skills.
AIFL may offer this qualification in a blended learning mode in selected locations, depending on student numbers.
Trainer and IT support is available throughout your period of enrolment
Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfers will be offered to all students, as part of the Pre- Training Review Process
Work Placement: 80 hours placement in a mental health setting is a requirement to complete your qualification. This placement may be offered at Health Services in Victoria (or with an alternative provider, depending on placement availability)
Please be aware work placement providers may require a current Police Check, Working with Children
Check, First Aid and/or immunisation records. (Any cost associated with these documents are the students expense).
Students of all abilities are encouraged to apply at any time of the year
Enrolment period is 12 – 24 months (re-enrolment fees apply)
Total number of units = 15 (approximately 905 hours of study)
11 core units
4 elective units
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander culture safety
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCMHS002 Establish self-directed recovery relationships
CHCMSH003 Provide recovery oriented mental health services
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
CHCMHS005 Provide services to people with coexisting mental health & alcohol & other drug issues
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care
CHCMHS008 Promote and facilitate self-advocacy
CHCMHS0011 Access and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCCCS003 Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
CHCCCS023 Support and independence and wellbeing
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
HLTHPS006 Assist clients with medication
The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment – please see brochure for cost:
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