Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

Course Code
:
CHC43415
Department
:
Health & Community CoE
Study Area(s)
:
Health and Nursing, Home and Community Care, Aged Care
Campus
:
MOONEE PONDS
Course Length
:
Full-time(9 months)

Start Date(s): Monday 8th October 2018
End Date(s): to be confirmed
Days and Time: Two days per week - Monday and Tuesday 9.00am - 4.00pm One day tutorial learning - Fridays 9.00am - 12.00pm 120 hours of placement

Course Overview

Do you have a passion for helping others and improving the quality of life for those living in residential and community care? Learn about and gain skills in designing, implementing and evaluating programmes across health, lifestyle and leisure activities that will help improve the mental, physical and emotional wellbeing of residents in your care.

This course will teach you all about the practice of safe work, communication and relationship building, lifespan development and sociological concepts in leisure and health programmes.

 

 

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
CHCCOM002Use communication to build relationships55
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people40
CHCLAH001Work effectively in the leisure and health industries50
CHCLAH002Contribute to leisure and health programming65
CHCLAH003Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs80
CHCLAH004Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs50
CHCLAH005Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming65
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practice120
HLTAAP002Confirm physical health status90
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care25

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
CHCAGE001Facilitate the empowerment of older people50
CHCAGE005Provide support to people living with dementia65
CHCCCS015Provide individualised support30
CHCCCS020Respond effectively to behaviours of concern20
CHCCCS023Support independence and wellbeing80
CHCCCS025Support relationships with carers and families70
CHCDIS003Support community participation and social inclusion60

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Average annual course fee#
 
Concession
Average annual course fee#
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Full Fee
Average annual course fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$2537.50
$507.5
$6191.5
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average material
fees per annum *

$737.5

Average consumable
fees per annum*
$135

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:
Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
1015 1015 $2.50 $0.50 $6.10

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

This course is run at the Moonee Ponds Campus 2 days per week.

Course commences in September 2018.  Taking expressions of interest now.

Please contact Renee on 9279 2427 to make an expression of interest.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in:

  • Community leisure officer
  • Recreational activities officer
  • Activities officer
  • Leisure and lifestyle coordinator
  • Leisure officer

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in the practice of safe work, communication and relationship building, lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programmes.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Leisure and Health - CHC43415. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to higher level studies:

  • Diploma of Community
  • Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management

Credit transfers may be available.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course you may click the 'enquire' button on this page or by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au.

How will I be selected for this course?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.