In a nutshell
NOTE: This course is only open to residents of Queensland, Australia.
If you posses great communication skills and are looking for a career based on helping people in your community, then this CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health qualification from Collaboration Learning could be just the thing you’re looking for.
This qualification is designed to equip individuals with the skills necessary for providing self-directed, recovery-oriented support to those affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability. The course will ensure that you have all the essential industry skills such as how to establish self-directed recovery relationships, how to provide recovery oriented mental health services, how to work effectively in trauma informed care and how to work with diverse people. Once you have successfully completed the course, your job responsibilities will be focused on implementing community-based programs and activities centred around mental health, mental illness, and psychiatric disability.
Students must complete a minimum of 80 hours work with an approved service.
Government Funding available for eligible QLD residents.
What you’ll need
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, although it is preferred that students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.
While completing the CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health qualification from Collaboration Learning, you will cover the following subjects:
- HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
- CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
- CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
- CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
- CHCMHS011 - Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
- CHCMHS002 - Establish self-directed recovery relationships
- CHCMHS003 - Provide recovery oriented mental health services
- CHCMHS004 - Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
- CHCMHS005 - Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
- CHCMHS007 - Work effectively in trauma informed care
- CHCMHS008 - Promote and facilitate self advocacy
- HLTWHS006 - Manage personal stressors in the work environment
- CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
- CHCCCS019 - Recognise and respond to crisis situations
- CHCCCS017 - Provide loss and grief support
Why Collaboration Learning?
Collaboration Learning (RTO 52247) is one of Queensland’s premier government-registered vocational education and training providers. Since their inception in 2010, Collaboration Learning has helped thousands of students of all ages commence or change their careers through providing them with modern qualifications based on current industry needs. They currently offer courses in the fields of business leadership and management, aged care, child care, community services, disability support, retail and supply chain operations.
Collaboration Learning offers modern and well-equipped training facilities in their student CollabHub in Caboolture, with the second facility opening in early 2023 in Browns Plains. Their facilities offer a welcoming and professional learning environment where students learn from highly experienced trainers who bring to the table many years of experience within their industries.
Students are provided maximum support from Collaboration Learning’s student support team and their trainers are committed to effectively guiding students through every step of their learning journey in order to ensure that each student receives the best value from their chosen course in terms of their personal and professional development, and are fully job-ready on completion of their course.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: