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Make a real difference to those with mental health issues

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.

TIMETABLE:
Frankston – July intake
Monday 9am – 4pm
Wednesday 9am – 4pm
Friday 9am – 4pm

Berwick - July intake
Monday 9am – 4pm
Thursday 9am – 4pm
Friday 9am – 4pm

You will be required to complete a minimum of 80 hours of practical placement at stage 2 of this course.

Course code
CHC43315
Delivery location
Frankston, Berwick, Chisholm Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Full Time, 12 months.
Start dates
18 July (Berwick and Frankston)

Nationally Recognised Training logoChisholm is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and provides Nationally Recognised Training (NRT). This means you can be assured that our training will provide you with a qualification that is recognised and respected across Australia.

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.