Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

National ID: CHC43415
State ID: AWL2
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

Get the skills to make a difference to people's lives

In this course you will learn how to design, implement and evaluate health and leisure activities for clients across the community services sector. You may work with clients who are aged, who have disabilities or those who present with the need for additional support in the leisure/social/recreation area.

Work may be undertaken in residential facilities and/ or in community agencies and day centres. Workers may be under professional supervision within defined organisational guidelines or be sole practitioners and some may be responsible for other workers.

Gain these skills
  • Plan, implement and monitor individual and group activities for a range of clients
  • Support the independence and well-being of clients
  • Follow safe work practices
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy helping and interacting with people
  • Interested in leisure and recreation as a way of promoting wellbeing
  • Sensitive to the needs of a wide range of individuals
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills
  • Strong communication and comfortable relating to a variety of people, including the elderly and those with a disability
UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Confirm physical health statusHLTAAP002AVB18
Contribute to leisure and health programmingCHCLAH002AVB90
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programmingCHCLAH005AVB87
Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needsCHCLAH004AVB88
Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programsCHCLAH003AVB89
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
Work effectively in the leisure and health industriesCHCLAH001AVB91
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09

Elective Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disabilityCHCDIS007AVC13
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82

Course description

Get the skills to make a difference to people's lives

In this course you will learn how to design, implement and evaluate health and leisure activities for clients across the community services sector. You may work with clients who are aged, who have disabilities or those who present with the need for additional support in the leisure/social/recreation area.

Work may be undertaken in residential facilities and/ or in community agencies and day centres. Workers may be under professional supervision within defined organisational guidelines or be sole practitioners and some may be responsible for other workers.

Gain these skills
  • Plan, implement and monitor individual and group activities for a range of clients
  • Support the independence and well-being of clients
  • Follow safe work practices
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy helping and interacting with people
  • Interested in leisure and recreation as a way of promoting wellbeing
  • Sensitive to the needs of a wide range of individuals
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills
  • Strong communication and comfortable relating to a variety of people, including the elderly and those with a disability
UNITS

Core Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Confirm physical health statusHLTAAP002AVB18
Contribute to leisure and health programmingCHCLAH002AVB90
Follow safe work practices for direct client careHLTWHS002WG739
Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programmingCHCLAH005AVB87
Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needsCHCLAH004AVB88
Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programsCHCLAH003AVB89
Reflect on and improve own professional practiceCHCPRP003AVB48
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
Work effectively in the leisure and health industriesCHCLAH001AVB91
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09

Elective Units

Unit TitleNational IDUnit of Study
Facilitate the empowerment of older peopleCHCAGE001AVC91
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disabilityCHCDIS007AVC13
Follow established person-centred behaviour supportsCHCDIS002AVC18
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide support to people living with dementiaCHCAGE005AVC87
Support independence and wellbeingCHCCCS023AVC53
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82

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