If you want a rewarding career in the field of disability services, this course is for you.
On successfully completing this course, you will support people with disabilities in a person-centred and individualised manner, ensuring they are empowered to take maximum control of their own lives.
There are 14 units of competency to complete, with electives chosen by local disability services as being relevant to the needs of disability support workers.
You will extend your skills with classes on social inclusion, diverse and complex needs, non-verbal communication techniques, autism and person-centred practices.
You will also need to complete 190 hours of work placement during the course.
Berwick – Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9am to 4pm. 7 months
Frankston – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. 9am to 4pm. 7 months
You can study this course on campus, or online. Find out more about studying the Certificate IV in Disability with Chisholm Online.