If you would like a rewarding career assisting and supporting members of our community who have alcohol and other drug issues, this is the course to get you there!
The Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs focuses on providing assessment and support to clients with alcohol and drug issues; in private or public healthcare settings, residential care, out-patient services, and community-based centres.
You'll learn about interviewing in the initial client assessment, responding to crisis, working with people with mental health concerns, and providing alcohol and other drugs (AOD) interventions.
This course is FREE in 2023! No course fees apply, from 1 January 2023.
Some eligibility criteria apply for free training, and other fees may apply for this course. please read the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information
Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course
To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.
If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.
Make a difference to the lives of others
This qualification focuses on providing assessment and support to clients with alcohol and drug issues. You will learn about interviewing in the initial client assessment, responding to crisis, working with people with mental health concerns, and providing alcohol and other drugs (AOD) interventions.
The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.