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CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

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Leisure and Health is a growing industry with compassionate, energetic caregivers in high demand. The CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health will give you the skills and knowledge required to design and facilitate leisure and recreation programs.

The CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health has been specifically designed by our training team to ensure you are given every opportunity possible to reach the career you want. Our team of specialists will be there every step of the way, and the combination of classroom and practical exercises means you can graduate with the skills needed to excel in your chosen profession!

This course focuses on enhancing the wellbeing of people who require care, through programs that are beyond clinical care plans. It involves the design, implementation and monitoring of a range of interactive recreational and health-related activities. Throughout the training, you will develop the knowledge and skills required to work and communicate effectively in the disability sector.

The College is renowned for producing graduates who possess a range of well-developed technical and customer service skills, so you can be assured you are receiving the highest quality training with Central Coast Community College.

Are you ready to develop your career in the aged and community care industry even further? Take the plunge and enquire about enrolment today!

Note: Aged care facilities require a criminal record check prior to placement. Students can apply for this through NSW Police. If you are commencing work placement in a facility governed by NSW Health you will be required to also undergo an Occupational Assessment for Vaccinations and Infectious Diseases.

Course Duration

This course runs one every three weeks, for the duration of 8 months.

Delivery Mode

Face-to-face delivery with 120 hours of practical work placement.

Entry Requirements

Students must have successfully completed year 10 (or equivalent), turned 16 or have relevant experience and/or qualifications that indicate likely success in completing the course.

Click here for more information about the enrolment process.

Learning Outcomes

  • Work in leisure and health services
  • Plan leisure and health programs
  • Confirm physical health
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Collaborate with other services

Study Pathways

Graduates may continue their studies by enrolling in the CHC53415a Diploma of Leisure and Health.

Career Opportunities

Students wishing to undertake this course may consider the following work roles:

  • Activities Officer
  • Community Leisure Officer
  • Disability Officer
  • Diversional Therapy Assistant
  • Leisure Office

Who Is This Course For

This course is for students who would like to work in the Leisure and Health sector.

This course includes industry-based training and therefore students must be currently working in the community services and/or health and allied sector; completing an employer hosted traineeship; or, is willing to complete placement hours within the industry as part of this course.

What to Bring To Class

Please bring a pen, paper and folder to class. All other course resources will be provided for you.

Units of competency

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate IV in Leisure and Health CHC43415.
  • CHCLAH005 Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming
  • CHCLAH004 Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
  • CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
  • CHCLAH001 Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
  • CHCCDE003 Work within a community development framework
  • CHCCDE002 Develop and implement community programs
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCDIS003 Support community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
  • CHCLAH003 Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
  • CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
  • CHCLAH002 Contribute to leisure and health programming
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people