(Updated Certificate IV in Disability)

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

20 days Classroom Theory

2 Days per week
9am – 3.30pm
10 week period

15 days On-the-job Placement

120 Hours
8am – 5pm
3 week period

1 Week of Post Placement Review

2 Days per week
9am – 3.30pm
1 week period

The above reflects one example of the training delivery and assessment models that InterCare can provide for you to get the most out of your training.

More About our Disability Course | Is this Course for You?

This disability support course is suitable for people with care or community service experience looking to formalise skills, or those are employed in/or want work in, the disability sector. This qualification addresses work in a number of settings including; residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and client’s homes.

By completing this qualification you will have the skills and knowledge to provide training and support to people with disabilities; enhancing their ability to achieve greater levels of independence, self reliance and community participation.

*Eligible students can also access Government funding to subsidise their course costs! Read more about funding here and speak to our team on 1300 10 2273 for a free and no-obligation assessment of your eligibility.

Employment Opportunities

Those with this qualification may report to service managers and may liaise with health professionals and other service agencies. In some instances, they may also work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a lower classified workers.

Job position titles could include; Disability Support Worker, Lifestyle Support Officer, Senior Personal Care Assistant (PCA), Behavioural Support Officer, Development Officer.

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Current clear Police Check required, please see a selection of providers below:

InterCare/NCC Police check Service;
InterCare/NCC issued Police Check.
Cost: $49.50

Victorian Police Check Service;
Victorian Police Check.
Full Cost: $43.70
Volunteer Cost: $16.40

Queensland Police Check Service;
Queensland Police Check.
Cost: $52.75

Working With Children’s (WWC) Check required.

VIC students click here for more info.
QLD students click here for more info.
NSW students click here for more info.

Delivery & Assessment Models
  • At InterCare Training we want to ensure that you have a fun and enjoyable learning experience, it is because of this that we offer a range of flexible training delivery and assessment models to meet each individuals needs.

Please call us today on 1300 10 CARE (2273 to discuss delivery models with our customer service consultants

Course Units
  • CHCCS015 Provide Individualised Support
  • CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour support
  • CHCDIS005 Develop and provide person-centred service response
  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDIS009 Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
  • CHCDIS010 Provide person-centred services to people with disability and complex needs
  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCDIS004 Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies
  • CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
  • Click here to see full packaging requirements for CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability
Info Session Times
  • 13th July: Springwood QLD
  • 20th July: Southport QLD
  • 27th July: Springfield QLD
  • 3rd August: Caboolture QLD
  • 10th August: Springwood QLD

Please call 1300 10 2273 to book your place.

Evening Courses
2 Nights per week; 6pm – 9.30pm x 16 weeks (theory)
PLUS 120 hours of placement.
Please call 1300 10 CARE (2273) for more information!
Work Placement
  • Mandatory 120 hours of work placement to be completed

Want to find out more about Work Placement?
Click here for more info.
Please call 1300 10 2273 for more info.

Victorian Courses

Please call 1300 10 2273 to book your place.

Queensland Courses

Please call 1300 10 2273 for more information.

New South Wales
Please click here to view courses we offer under the Smart and Skilled program
Please call 1300 10 2273 for more information.

Start your CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability today!

The disability sector needs people who are dedicated and passionate about empowering people; is this you? This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to support people with intellectual, sensory or physical disability. Why not find out more about this extremely rewarding, and sometimes challenging, career at a no-obligation information session? Call 1300 10 2273 to find your next closest session.

  • Get experience in a real facility

  • Access funding to study*

  • Outstanding trainers

  • Career progression support provided

  • Interactive¬†and hands-on learning

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Courtney – Certificate IV in Disability

“The course has been great! I’ve learnt so many new things and am excited to start placement and get back into the workforce whilst doing something I love. Our trainer has been fantastic, Has a great teaching style and I found it very easy to understand and process the information given to us in class…”