Certificate IV in Disability

You're a compassionate person who loves working with people. Now, turn your passion into a rewarding new professional career in the disability sector with this Certificate IV in Disability (CHC43115) course from Hammond Institute.

This practical, skills-focused course equips students with the foundation skills, knowledge and experience required to work successfully in the dynamic and exciting field of disability support. In less than one year of full-time study, you'll learn how to provide tailored, comprehensive care, that adheres to legal and ethical requirements and helps meet people's needs. You'll gain a sound understanding of the unique needs of people with disability and chronic illness, and build practical skills to turn your interest and empathy into a rewarding, useful career.

With a particular focus on workplace learning, this course includes 140 hours of hands-on work experience in a support or care facility. You'll complete this course with the experience and confidence required to dive immediately into work in the disability sector. 

If you like a challenge, want a job where every day is different and are interested in using your communication and people skills to help others live dignified, thriving lives, working in disability is for you - and your new career starts with this course. 

CHC43115 Hammond Institute Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Hammond Institute (RTO 90720)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV, VET

  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    10 months full-time or part-time equivalent

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location


This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.