CHC40608 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
The CHC40608 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health is for people who want to work in aged care homes and/or in community agencies and day centres assisting with the design, implementation and evaluation of health and leisure activities and programs for residents.
The course consists of 16 units of competency: 11 compulsory and five elective units. Elective units should be chosen to reflect the work role and required duties.
|CHCCOM403A||Use targeted communication skills to build
|CHCCS400C||Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework|
|CHCCS401C||Facilitate responsible behaviour|
|CHCICS405B||Facilitate groups for individual outcomes|
|CHCORG405E||Maintain an effective work environment|
|CHCRH401C||Work effectively in the leisure and health industry|
|CHCRH402B||Undertake leisure and health programming|
|CHCRH404B ||Plan, implement and monitor leisure and health
|CHCRH405B||Plan leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs|
|CHCRH406A ||Apply knowledge of human behaviour in leisure activity programs|
Course delivery and duration
The course will be delivered through face to face delivery or blended delivery. Learners who are new to the industry and are not currently working in this capacity will be required to participate in a 160 hour work placement in an aged care setting. Distance learning opportunities may be available to those learners who have difficulties in attending structured learning due to their location.
* Activities officer
* Diversional Therapy Assistant
* Community Leisure Officer
* Leisure Officer
* Disability Officer – Day Support
* Recreation Activities Officer
Once the CHC40608 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health has been successfully completed, students may wish to undertake a range of diploma or higher qualifications which our Program Coordinators will be happy to discuss.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Funding: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/CHC40608