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Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315)



Target audience: People wishing to work in the mental health, psychiatric and mental health promotion

Course summary: This course is nationally recognised and accredited by the Australian Government and will equip students with the knowledge, skills, values and experience to perform competently as a mental health worker.

The course covers workers who provide a range of community services focusing on:

The course is a competency based training program and will take a minimum of six months to complete determined on individual levels of current competence and recognition of prior learning (RPL).

The course includes 10 compulsory units and five elective units. Examples of the core units covered in the course include:

No entry requirements apply to this qualification, however students should:

Fee payable: Yes

Delivery mode: Flexible (face-to-face, self paced or in blended delivery modes and 2 block studies)

Financial support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students: Not specified


Gallang Education and Training
57 Southgate Ave
Cannon Hill Qld 4710
Ph: (07) 3899 5041
Fax: (07) 3899 5141


Last updated: 8 June 2017
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