This skill set provides a set of skills for work in the disability support sector. It satisfies the entry requirements for the Certificate IV in Disability Support.
Achievement of these units provides credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package.
Licensing / regulatory information
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this Skill Set at the time of publication.
Skill set requirements
Provide individualised support
Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support
Support independence and well being
Recognise health body systems
Communicate and work in health or community services
Work effectively in disability support
Work with diverse people
Work legally and ethically
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
Follow safe work practices for direct client care
This skill set is for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or in Community Services, Health or a related field, working in disability support roles, who wish to gain entry to the Certificate IV in Disability Support.
Suggested words for statement of attainment
These units of competency from the CHC Community Services Training Package provide a set of skills to satisfy the entry requirements of the Certificate IV in Disability Support.