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Certificate IV in Mental Health

By successfully completing a (CHC43315) Certificate IV in Mental Health, you will have developed the skills and knowledge to provide self-directed recovery oriented support for people affected by a mental illness and psychiatric disability.

Product Description

CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health

By successfully completing a (CHC43315) Certificate IV in Mental Health, you will have developed the skills and knowledge to provide self-directed recovery oriented support for people affected by a mental illness and psychiatric disability.

This nationally recognised VET qualification includes 15 units of competency. You must successfully complete all of the assessments for all of the units, along with your practical placement, in order to gain the qualification.

Who should do this course?

  • Anyone looking for a new career path in community services/mental health services
  • Existing workers in the community service sector who want to develop or enhance their knowledge & skills within Mental Health Services.
  • Volunteers in the community service sector who want to develop or enhance their knowledge & skills within Mental Health Services.

Course Delivery

With Jigsaw’s self-paced learning, you will be allocated a trainer who will be in regular contact and assist you through your studies.  Trainers also hold frequent online interactive sessions with other students or individually for teachings, role plays and more.

You receive full access to your assessments online as well as additional readings, videos and more.

Your trainer is also available to answer any questions via email or telephone during office hours, including during the online classroom sessions.

In addition to the online learning, online workshops and role plays, learners will be required to work with clients during an 80 hour work placement which learners are required to source themselves.

Entry Requirements

Students applying for this qualification will need to show academic suitability.

This can be done by providing a copy of a year 10 certificate, higher or equivalent.

If you don’t have any of the above, you will be required to complete approved Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) reading and numeracy tests at Exit Level 3 or above.

If required, we will organise these tests for you at no additional charge.

IT Requirements

Students require access to the following IT resources:

  • A computer with a broadband internet connection and internet browser
  • A word processing application
  • A spreadsheet application
  • A presentation application

Course Units and Structure

Units of Competency

The following units of competency are included in the CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health.

In order to be awarded this qualification, you must competently complete all of the requirements for each unit of study.

Unit Code Unit Title
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCCCS014 Provide brief interventions
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
CHCCCS018 Provide suicide bereavement support
CHCMHS003 Provide recovery oriented mental health services
CHCMHS002 Establish self-directed recovery relationships
CHCMHS005 Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCMHS008 Promote and facilitate self advocacy
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
HLTHWS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

 

Course Delivered by

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Jigsaw Training Group – RTO Provider 32423

Additional Information

Delivery Method

Online

Qualification

Certificate IV

Course Category

Community Services and Counselling

Study Type

Domestic

Training Provider

Jigsaw Training Group