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CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health

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The Certificate IV in Mental Health is also delivered in combination with the Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs in our ‘Dual Diagnosis’ qualification program.

Payment Model Tuition Fee Resources Fee Amenities Fee TOTAL
Skills First Funded $200.00 $0.00 $0.00 $200.00
Skills First Funded with Concession $40.00 $0.00 $0.00 $40.00
Fee for Service $8,000.00 $0.00 $0.00 $8,000.00
NOTE: student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at time of enrolment. does not take tuition fees in advance above an amount of $1500.00 from any student enrolling in a course. If any further fees are required throughout the course the amount taken by will not exceed $1500 for services not yet provided.
Fee for Service rates apply to those who do not meet the Victorian Skills First eligibility criteria and wish to study qualifications.
Courses and workshops delivered by outside the National Qualifications Framework are charged at the Fee for Services rates applicable at the time of enquiry.
*Eligibility criteria applies for both the Victorian Skills First Funding and for the Concession Rate.
Core units
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCMHS002 Establish self-directed recovery relationships
CHCMHS003 Provide recovery oriented mental health services
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
CHCMHS005 Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care
CHCMHS008 Promote and facilitate self advocacy
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety


Elective units
At Risk elective
CHCCCS003 Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
Other Electives
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
CHCDIS008 Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

The Certificate IV in Mental Health is delivered ‘Face to Face’ in our South Melbourne location and on-site in participating workplaces, the program is very interactive with high levels of discussion and role play.

A Blended Learning program may be available for those currently employed in the industry requiring the qualification, this can be discussed at interview.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available to applicants who have the experience and expertise from previous study or employment that would that would enable them to provide documented evidence that demonstrates competency in the learning outcomes of the Qualification Units.

Depending on the type of delivery mode chosen the qualification duration would normally be over twelve months (excluding RPL or Credit Transfer).

The qualification is also offered as part of our ‘Dual Diagnosis’ course which incorporates the Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs and delivered concurrently.

A Practical Placement of 80 Hrs is required to be completed as part of the course and prior to awarding the qualification outcome and certification.

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