CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support

Program Details:

Qualification Code  & Name: CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support

Qualification Description:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a range of community settings and peoples’ homes, who provide support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. Workers promote a person-centred approach, work according to and may contribute to an individualised plan, and work without direct supervision. They may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Qualification Requirements: Total number of units = 10

• 7 core units, plus
• 3 elective units

Delivery Mode/s:

Zoom online-based face to Face blended learning -online (Moodle) Check the timetable with student services.

Units of Competency:

Core Units:

CHCCCS044                       Follow established person-centred behaviour supports

CHCDIS017                         Facilitate community participation and social inclusion

CHCDIS018                         Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred


CHCDIS019                         Provide person-centred services to people with disability with

complex needs

CHCLEG003                       Manage legal and ethical compliance

CHCMHS001                      Work with people with mental health issues

HLTWHS003                       Maintain work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBLDR411                        Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

BSBLDR413                        Lead effective workplace relationships

BSBSTR402                         Implement continuous improvement

Entry Requirements:

Completion of: CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


Completion of: CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


Completion of: CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability PLUS  the CHCSS00125 Entry to Certificate IV in Disability Support Skill Set.


Upon succesfully completing this course you can study the Diploma of Community Services CHC52021.

Career Opportunities:

Day Support Disability Officer

Marketing Coordinator (Disability)

Disabilities Supervisor

Social Trainer

Project Officer

Disability Team Leader

Senior Disability Worker

Social Educator (Disability)

Disability Support Assistant (Schools)

Disability Service Officer

Support Facilitator (Disability)

Lifestyle Support Officer

Senior Personal Care Assistant

Behavioural Support Officer

Community Development Officer


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