This qualification addresses work in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres and work under professional supervision within defined organisation guidelines or as sole practitioners.
These workers: Assist with design, implementation and evaluation of health and leisure activities and programs for clients in one or more sector areas, maybe responsible for other workers.
Occupational Titles May Include:
Activities officer, Diversional therapy assistant, Community leisure officer, Leisure officer, Disability officer – day support, Recreation activities officer.
A summary of the employability skills developed through this qualification can be downloaded below:
NB: enter course code CHC40608.
Successful completion of Year 10 or equivalent.
|Course Code||Core Units of Competence|
|CHCCOM403A||Use targeted communication skills to build relationships|
|CHCCS400C||Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework|
|CHCCS401C||Facilitate responsible behaviour|
|CHCICS405B||Facilitate groups for individual outcomes|
|CHCORG405E||Maintain an effective work environment|
|CHCRH401C||Work effectively in the leisure and health industry|
|CHCRH402B||Undertake leisure and health programming|
|CHCRH404B||Plan, implement and monitor leisure and health programs|
|CHCRH405B||Plan leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs|
|CHCRH406A||Apply knowledge of human behaviour in leisure activity programs|
|CHCRH407A||Apply sociological concepts to leisure and health|
|Course Code||Elective Units of Competence|
|HLTAP401B||Confirm physical health status|
|HLTHIR403C||Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers|
|CHCAC318B||Work effectively with older people|
|CHCGROUP403D||Plan and conduct group activities|
|CHCWHS312A||Follow WHS safety procedures for direct care work|