Certificate IV in Mental Health CHC43315

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Certificate IV in Mental Health CHC43315 requires the completion of 15 units comprising of 11 core units and 4 electives.

CORE UNITS

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

CHCMHS002

Establish self-directed recovery relationships

CHCMHS003

Provide recovery oriented mental health services

CHCMHS004

Work collaboratively with the care network and other services

CHCMHS005

Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues

CHCMHS007

Work effectively in trauma informed care

CHCMHS008

Promote and facilitate self-advocacy

CHCMHS011

Assess and promote social, emotional, and physical wellbeing

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

ELECTIVE UNITS

CHCADV001

Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

CHCCCS003

Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide

CHCDIS007

Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

CHCCCS019

Recognise and respond to crisis situations

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Must be 18 years or older
Will be required to demonstrate the required level or languages, literacy, and numeracy (LLN) skills
No formal pre-requisite required, but is beneficial for the student to have relevant industry experience

OVERVIEW

This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide self-directed recovery-oriented support for people affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability. Work involves implementing community-based programs and activities focusing on mental health, mental illness, and psychiatric disability. Work is undertaken in a range of community contexts such as community based non-government organisations; home based outreach; centre-based programs; respite care; residential services, rehabilitation programs; clinical settings; or supporting people in employment. Work is carried out autonomously under the broad guidance of other practitioners and professionals.

Delivery Mode: Blended

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Mental Health Outreach Worker
Recovery Partner
Mental Health Worker
Youth Mental Health Worker
Outreach Program Workers