Accredited Qualifications

Specialised Education



This Certificate IV in Disability (CHC43115) was designed for those working within community and disability services. The course enables support workers to provide enhanced client centred support and care. To train and support clients in a manner that empowers them to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. 

The course covers a variety of skills response to behaviours, client care approach and management, care planning, conflict resolution and safe work practices. You will improve your knowledge and skills enabling you to plan and deliver individualised services and care plans for disabled clients with varying care needs. 

Core Units:

Recognise healthy body systems
Follow safe work practices for direct client care
Manage legal and ethical compliance
Work with diverse people
Provide Individualised Support
Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
Develop and provide person-centred service responses
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs
Elective Units:
CHCCCS006Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS023Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS025Support relationships with carers and families
  • Efficiency and Process Improvement
  • Caring for the disabled
  • Behaviour Management
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Care Planning
  • Personal Performance
  • Conflict Resolution
After achieving this dual qualification, students may choose to study the following qualifications:
  • Diploma of Competitive Systems and Practices (MSS50316)
  • Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB50420)
  • Support Worker
  • Senior PCA
  • Disability Worker
  • Carer
  • Residential Care Officer

Recognition: Nationally Accredited Training

Vative Healthcare Pre-requisites: Nil

Course Duration: 12 months (minimum of one day of training per month)

Mandatory Placement: 120 hours of professional work placement

Study mode: Work Place Based Delivery

Assessment: Assignments, projects and observation

Payment Options: Skills First funding available for eligible students (criteria apply, please contact us for more details) or $6,975 for non funded students

For further information on this course, please contact one of our friendly Consultants on 0428 003 748

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