CHCSS00081
Induction to Disability

DESCRIPTION

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for supporting people with disabilities. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of roles supporting people with a disability.

Core Units

  • CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
  • CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health and community services
  • HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

PATHWAYS INFORMATION

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package, including the CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support and CHC43115 Certificates IV in Disability.

AM I ELIGIBLE FOR SKILLING FOR RECOVERY FEE-FREE TRAINING?

To be eligible for fee-free qualification training under Skilling for Recovery you need to:

  • Live or work in NSW
  • Be aged 15 years or older
  • Have left school
  • Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen.

And meet one of the following criteria:

  • 17 – 24 years old at commencement of training, regardless of employment status (incl. Year 12 school leavers); OR
  • A person who is a recipient of a Commonwealth Government welfare benefit; OR
  • Currently unemployed; OR
  • An employed person who is “is expected to become unemployed”

DELIVERY

This 3-week intensive course conducted online, will be run with a blend of online classes, work based learning and assessment, online practical workshops and self-paced activities. Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in “Speed Interviews” with Disability organisations to either gain employment or as a pathway to Traineeships.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment that you will undertake to complete your course may include:

  • Online Quizzes
  • Work-Based Observations
  • Practical Skills Assessments
  • Role Plays and Reflections
  • Written Work/Short Answer Questions
  • Work Based Portfolio
  • Research Activities

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