Community Services

CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health

The qualification reflects the role of workers who provide self-directed recovery orientated support for people affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability. Work involves implementing community based programs and activities focusing on mental health. Work is undertaken in a range of community contexts such as community based non-government organisations; home based outreach; centre-based programs; respite care; residential services; rehabilitation programs; clinical settings; or supporting people in employment.

Information for potential students currently working in the mental health sector

Location, Dates and Times

Clarence Campus

  • This qualification is delivered by assessment in the workplace
  • You can enrol at any time during the year subject to timetabling
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

To enrol in this program you will need:

  • To be employed in a community services organisation
  • To be able to satisfy a Department of Justice, Work with Vulnerable People Check

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CHC43315 – Certificate IV in Mental Health.

Qualification Requirements

To gain this qualification you will need to successfully complete 11 core units and 4 elective units.


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