Certificate IV in Disability

Duration Up to 24 months Part Time
National CodeCHC43115
TAFE SA CodeTP00838
Example Career ProfileAged or Disabilities CarerAged or Disabilities Carer
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Description

This course focuses on developing skills to support and supervise the provision of services in supported accommodation, day options services, employment services, community settings, and clients' homes.

Locations

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Adelaide CityOn & Off CampusApply Now

Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

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Adelaide City Workplace Apply Now

Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.
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Employment Outcomes

Disability officer – day support, residential care officer, disability support officer/worker, senior personal care assistant, employment coordinator (disability), social educator, job coordinator, social trainer, lifestyle support officer, supervisor, local area coordinator, behavioural support officer.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Certificate IV in Disability (CHC43115)
This qualification focuses on supporting people living with a disability in a range of community settings and clients’ homes to maximise their independence, self-reliance, community participation, wellbeing and maintain quality of life. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 11 core units and 3 elective units plus you must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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Fees

The TAFE SA qualification is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.