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  • Learning MethodOnline + Work Placement
  • IntakesNow Open
  • LocationsAustralia Wide
  • DurationMax 18 Months
    120 HR WP

Course Overview

This online course is a Nationally Recognised Qualification in the Disability Sector

If you are passionate about helping and working with people with disabilities, the Certificate IV in Disability by Open Colleges is the course for you.

This online Disability course covers topics such as: Empowering people with disabilities, Behaviour support and skills development, Communication and more. Find a full list of subjects further below.

At the completion of this course, you will be provided a Certificate IV in Disability by Integrated Care & Management Training Pty Ltd (Provider number: 90197).

Please Note: There is a 120 hour work placement requirement for this course. There are also immunisation requirements for this course.

Enquire now to take the next steps to work in Disability.

Job Outcomes

  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Support Officer
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Residential Care Officer

Prerequisite & Entry Criteria

  • 18 Years of age
  • Year 12 level of English


Work Placement: 120 hours

CHCDIS007 – Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
CHCCCS015 – Provide individualised support
HLTAAP001 – Recognise healthy body systems
CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
HLTWHS002 – Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCDIS002 – Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCDIS009 – Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach
CHCDIS008 – Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
CHCDIS005 – Develop and provide person-centred service responses
CHCDIS010 – Provide person-centred services to people with a disability with complex needs
CHCDIS004 – Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies
BSBLDR402 – Lead effective workplace relationships
CHCADV002 – Provide advocacy and representation services


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Fees for this course depend on the payment method and any existing promotions available with Open Colleges.

Always remember to enquire about any:

  • Government funding
  • Discounts
  • Payment Plans

which may be available.

About the Institution

Open Colleges (RTO 90796) is an Australian education market leader with over 100 years of experience. Now an online learning market leader, Open Colleges has the tools and techniques to suit each individual.