TAFE NSW
TAFE NSW
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Certificate IV in Mental Health

CHC43315

Course description

Duration
-
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
2019-02-19
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.To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.

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Certificate IV in Mental Health

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Campus options

12 campuses available

CampusStudy modeDurationNext start date
Bankstown College

On-campus (part-time)

6 months

2019-02-19
Bathurst College

On-campus (part-time)

2 years

2019-02-16
Campbelltown College

On-campus (full-time)

16 weeks

2019-02-13

Course details

Entry requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification
LocationNew South Wales
Next start date2019-02-19
Duration16 weeks
Study modeOn-campus
Education institutionTAFE NSW
PriceThe course price can vary depending on a few factors. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options

Student reviews of Community Services courses

Student reviews of TAFE NSW courses
153
Student review published September 2018
Completion date2014
Study modeOn-campus
It was awesome. There was a lot of assignments and it made me think. I learnt a lot overall it vxx was a great course
Student review published May 2018
Completion date2017
Study modeOn-campus
the course was educational and a good learning experience even if no help was provided to get a job by the teachers i have a job now needing more hours though but it helps understand even friends/family situations better.
Student review published May 2018
Completion date2017
Study modeOnline
Very easy and lots of support from TAFE made a huge difference.
Student review published May 2018
Completion date2015
Study modeOn-campus
Was great to do the course in conjunction with my workplace at the time as ithelpedpyt skills into practice
Student review published October 2018
CourseCertificate III in Aged Care
Completion date2015
Study modeOn-campus
The Tafe teachers were fantastic. We were well supported with The theory and practical. I cannot recommend it enough
Student review published October 2018
CourseCertificate III in Children's Services
Completion date2010
Study modeOn-campus
Welcoming to all ages and abilities,extremely supportive and enjoyable.
Student review published September 2018
Completion date2016
Study modeOn-campus
All good super course great opportunity to build a career in community section
Student review published September 2018
CourseCertificate IV in Aged Care
Completion date2017
Study modeOn-campus
The course content was very relevant and I was able to obtain employment immediately upon completion. Every opportunity was provided to participants to succeed. All preferred learning methods were provided. It was most enjoyable.
Student review published September 2018
Completion date2012
Study modeOnline
The course was good, the teacher was very friendly and helpful. Enjoyed doing the course
Student review published September 2018
CourseDiploma of Community Services (Alcohol, Other Drugs and Mental Health)
Completion date2013
Study modeOn-campus
The course at Ourimbah Tafe provided me with the skills and knowledge to enter the human services industry with the confidence and competence necessary to effectively and efficiently carry out the duties related to my current position of Generalist Caseworker.

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Certificate IV in Mental Health

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