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Certificate IV in Disability

CHC43115Certificate IV in Disability

CHC43115 Certificate IV in DisabilityCourse Code: CHC43115Certificate IV in Disability

If you have a natural passion to help others, consider a CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability to help people with disabilities live life to the fullest. The disability sector is a dynamic and rapidly growing industry. There is a high demand for skilled workers.

With the CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability, you will learn to provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and well-being. You will also learn how to manage legal and ethical compliance and follow safe work practices.

Work with children, people with special needs, older Australians and people from different cultural backgrounds in this rewarding and fulfilling career. This nationally recognised CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability is at the minimum requirement to move into a leadership role.

  • Studying Online
  • Payment Option
  • Nationally Recognised
  • Student Assistance Program
  • Funding Available
  • Learning Method

    Blended / Classroom / Workplace
  • Duration

    15 months
  • RTO's

    This course is delivered by one of the following Kirana Colleges Registered Training Organisation; Maxis Solutions Pty Ltd, RTO ID 91428.

Course Requirements

To achieve a CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability a total of 14 units of competency must be completed; 11 core units and 3 elective units.

Qualification Pathway

Upon successful completion of CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability qualification you may continue your studies and undertake the following:

CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

Entry Requirements

There are no education entry requirements for this qualification. Student’s must be above the age of 16 to enrol. Students under the age of 18 will require a parent or guardians’ permission to enrol.

Student Selection Process

Kirana’s student selection process is designed to ensure that you are enrolled in the qualification that best meets your needs.
Kirana’s selection criteria will take into account various factors when deciding upon which students will be offered places in the program including;

  • The students’ needs and desired outcomes
  • The ability and commitment of the students to complete the course;
  • Eligibility requirements listed in the applicable National Training Package;
  • Students existing ability in the ACSF core skills, (learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy)

Students not meeting these requirements will be directed to more suitable qualifications or skill development programs.

After completing CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability, course you can pursue a career as a:

  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Community Development Officer
  • Day Support Disability Officer
  • Disabilities Supervisor
  • Disability Service Officer
  • Disability Support Assistant (Schools)
  • Disability Team Leader
  • Job coordinator
  • Lifestyle Support Officer
  • Local area coordinator
  • Marketing Coordinator (Disability)
  • Project Officer
  • Senior Disability Worker
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant
  • Social Educator (Disability)
  • Social trainer
  • Support Facilitator

A total of 14 units of competency must be completed; 11 core units and 3 elective units to achieve a CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability.


Unit CodeUnit Description
CHCCCS015Provide individualised support
CHCDIS002Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS005Develop and provide person-centred service responses
CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCDIS008Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS009Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
CHCDIS010Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTAAP001Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care


Unit CodeUnit Description
CHCADV001Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
HLTWHS006Manage personal stressors in the work environment
BSBLDR402Lead effective workplace relationships

ACT Skilled Capital – for students residing in ACT

This qualification can be funded to eligible students through ACT Skilled Capital, a subsidised training program offered by the ACT Government. Skilled Capital funding is available through Kirana Colleges Registered Training Organisation: Collaboration Learning Pty Ltd RTO ID 52247. Skilled Capital is an ACT Government training initiative, funded by the ACT and Australian Governments.

ACT Skilled Capital Funding Eligibility


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