Diploma of Mental Health (Upskill) (VIC only)

If you currently hold a Certificate IV in Mental Health and aspire to advance to a Diploma level, this CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health (Upskill) qualification from Monash College Future Skills offers a tailored pathway to elevate your expertise and stay at the forefront of mental health care.

This specialised program is designed to refine your proficiency in counselling, referral processes, advocacy, and education/health promotion services, enhancing your capacity to effectively support clients. Through in-depth exploration of advanced topics, including legal frameworks pertinent to mental health, available service provisions, and health considerations associated with mental well-being, you will cultivate high-level specialist knowledge and competencies. On successful completion of the course, you will not only reinforce your ability to positively impact individuals' lives but also position yourself for career advancement in the dynamic field of mental health care, equipped with the requisite tools to navigate both current challenges and future developments.

This course content is delivered mostly online but some classroom attendance is necessary (about six hours per month). The course also involves 160 hours of practical work placement and takes around six months to complete.

CHC53315 Monash College Future Skills
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  • Awarded by

    Monash College (RTO: 45061)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    6 months

  • Start date

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  • Course fee

    Price may vary

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.