CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients’ homes, who provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. Workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed 14 units and 120 hours of work as detailed in the ‘Assessment Requirements’ of the Qualifications Package.


Core units (11)

CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS005 Develop and provide person-centred service responses
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the 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 with 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


Electives (3)

CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE005 Provide the support to people living with Dementia
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and the rights of clients


Potential Job Role Outcomes

  • Disabilities Services Officer
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Disabilities Support Assistant (Schools)
  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Social Educator (Disability)
  • Senior Disability Worker
  • Disabilities Supervisor
  • Local Area Coordinator

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