This qualification reflects the role of workers with responsibility for designing, implementing and evaluating health and leisure activities, and programs for clients in one or more sector areas. Work may be in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres. Workers work under supervision or as sole practitioners and may be required to plan, coordinate and evaluate other workers and work teams within broad but generally well-defined guidelines.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 240 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
Further study pathways – This qualification will provide you with a pathway to CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management and Bachelor of Nursing.
Employment pathways – Although it does not guarantee an employment outcome, completion of this qualification could lead to your employment in leisure and health in the aged care and community services industries in the following occupational titles:
You are required to undertake a Pre Training Review prior to enrolment to identify competencies you have previously acquired and to ascertain your suitability and appropriateness for this qualification. The Pre Training Review is designed to ensure we can help you participate in and successfully attain your desired learning outcomes.
Mandatory requirements – this qualification requires a student to hold a current and satisfactory police check to undertake work placement. You are also required to provide evidence of current and ongoing employment in the leisure and health or aged care industries.
Suitability requirements – There are no suitability requirements for this qualification.
Materials, equipment and resources – You will need access to a computer with Internet.
This qualification requires you to hold a current and satisfactory police check to undertake workplace experience. You are required to undertake a minimum of 240 hours of workplace experience through work placement for new entrants or a third party report for existing industry workers in a relevant leisure and health setting in the aged care and community services industries. Workplace experience is subject to a current and satisfactory police check.
To successfully complete CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health you must complete the following units of competency.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||C/E||Stream||PR/CR|
|1||BSBMGT502||Manage people performance||C||-||-|
|2||CHCAGE001||Facilitate the empowerment of older people||E||-||-|
|3||CHCAGE003||Coordinate services for older people||E||-||-|
|4||CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia||E||-||-|
|5||CHCCCS023||Support independence and well being||E||-||-|
|6||CHCCCS025||Support relationships with carers and families||E||-||-|
|7||CHCCOM003||Develop workplace communication strategies||C||-||-|
|8||CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion||E||-||-|
|9||CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||C||-||-|
|10||CHCGRP002||Plan and conduct group activities||E||-||-|
|11||CHCLAH001||Work effectively in the leisure and health industries||C||-||-|
|12||CHCLAH002||Contribute to leisure and health programming||C||-||-|
|13||CHCLAH003||Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs||C||-||-|
|14||CHCLAH004||Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs||C||-||-|
|15||CHCLAH005||Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming||C||-||-|
|16||CHCLAH006||Coordinate planning, implementation and monitoring of leisure and health programs||C||-||-|
|17||CHCLAH008||Provide leisure education||C||-||-|
|18||CHCLAH009||Apply concepts of human psychology to facilitate involvement in leisure programs||C||-||-|
|19||CHCPOL003||Research and apply evidence to practice||C||-||-|
|20||CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice||C||-||-|
|21||HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status||C||-||-|
|22||HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety||C||-||-|
LEGEND C = Core E = Elective PR = Pre-requisite CR = Co-requisite * = unit has pre-requisite/s
STREAM FM = Family Day Care LD = Long Day Care