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CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support


Develop the skills for a rewarding career supporting and empowering people with disabilities by undertaking CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support. This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a range of community settings and peoples’ homes, who provide 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 according to and may contribute to an individualised plan, and work without direct supervision. They may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

This course will give you the skills and knowledge to:

  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Provide individualised support
  • Develop and provide person-centred service responses
  • Supervise or coordinate a small group.

Length: 6 months

Learners entering this program must hold or undertake pre-requisite qualifications, as detailed below:

CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)


CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability PLUS the CHCSS00125 Entry to Certificate IV in Disability Support Skill Set.


HLTWHS003    Maintain work health and safety

CHCDIV003     Manage and promote diversity

CHCCCS041     Recognise healthy body systems

CHCLEG003     Manage legal and ethical compliance

CHCCCS033     Identify and report abuse

CHCDIS017      Facilitate community participation and social inclusion

CHCCCS044     Follow established person-centred behaviour supports

CHCDIS018      Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach

CHCDIS019      Provide person-centred services to people with disability with complex needs

CHCMHS001   Work with people with mental health issues


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