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CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health

National ID: CHC43315 | State ID: AWK8

Are you ready for a career giving support to a common illness?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Mental Health you'll be on your way to a career as a mental health support worker, community support worker, or case worker.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to communicate and work effectively in the mental health sector, promoting social, emotional and physical wellbeing, responding to critical situations, working with carers, early intervention strategies, working with people at risk of homelessness and suicide, supporting the recovery process, working with cultural diversity, ethical behaviour and legal responsibilities.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

The Cert IV in Mental Health has a minimum age requirement of 25 years old to be eligible to enter the course, as we are unlikely to be able to secure work placements for anyone under 25 years old.

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Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Job opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a welfare officer, support worker or mental health worker in community settings.

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services, State ID AWM0

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

All year round, 2019

Armadale Campus - Part Time-Self Paced

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Duration 6 months
When All year round
Where Armadale Campus
How Part Time
Self Paced
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Semester 1, 2019

Armadale Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 year
When Semester 1, 2019
Where Armadale Campus
How Full Time
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Semester 2, 2019

Armadale Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Duration 1 year
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Armadale Campus
How Full Time
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Page last updated July 17, 2019