Get a practical and valuable understanding of the mental health and alcohol and other drugs sector

Are you inspired and want to expand your career opportunities in the Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Industry?

This dual Diploma of Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drugs will assist you to make a difference in this challenging environment. It will complement learnings in the Certificate IV and expand employment prospects within the industry.

Full Time: Tuesday 6pm - 9pm, Thursday and Friday 10am - 3pm
Part Time: Tuesday 6pm - 9pm, Thursday 10am - 3pm

The Australian Community Workers Association is a national professional body that accredits education and training courses for workers in the community services sector.

The dual Diploma of Mental Health/Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs at Chisholm is accredited by ACWA.

As our course is both nationally recognised and ACWA accredited it provides our students with a competitive edge with regard to employment opportunities in comparison to those students from non-ACWA accredited courses

This accreditation adds value to graduates of this course at Chisholm as it confirms the professional reputation of our programs. Graduates can apply for full membership and registration with ACWA and are strong candidates for employment in larger government departments such as DHHS.

Course code
CHC53315 / CHC53215
On campus
Frankston, Berwick
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Not available for International students
Full Time, 1 year. Part Time, 2 years.
Start dates
Weeks commencing 12 Feb and 16 Jul.