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CHCSS00081

Induction to Disability Skill Set

Introduction

Ready for something different? Ready to make a difference? Or do you have staff in need of induction training?

This course will:

  • Bring you (or your new employee) up to speed with the basics
  • Give you (or them) an overview of the sector and its challenges and opportunities

As attitudes towards disability evolve and demand grows for highly skilled people to deliver an increasing range of practical and personal support to diverse clients, now is the time to invest in your team’s skill base, or for you to make the switch to an incredibly rewarding career.

This short course is not only the ideal start point it opens doors to further training opportunities and, from there, to greater career choice for you and increased T&D options for your organisation.

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Overview

This course targets those new to the sector and is ideal either for organisations needing to train new staff or individuals looking to find roles in disability support.

It is an introduction to the core skill sets needed to give support to those living with disability. It focuses on the foundational knowledge and competencies required to make the transition into entry level roles across the disability support sector.

Job Roles

Employment outcomes stemming from this course may include roles with clients in residential facilities or in the client’s home.

Delivery Mode

  • Blended
  • Classroom
  • Full time – upto 2 months
  • Part time – upto 4 months

Assessment

Assessment may consist of

  • written answers to questions
  • role plays
  • project
  • holistic assessment
  • vocational placement
  • recognition of prior learning

 

Evidence may be

  • written
  • audio recordings
  • video recordings
  • observation
  • Zoom recording
  • interview
  • documents

Entry requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

All students will engage in a language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) activity to evaluate potential support requirements. Students who are funded are required to complete an alternative and similar activity.

Units

Course consists of 4 units.

CHCCCS015Provide individualised support
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health and community services
CHCDIS007Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

Fees

Fees vary due to government funding options available for some courses. Please contact us to confirm course fees.
Options may include:
  • Fee for Service
  • Concession
  • SkillingSA
  • Smart and Skilled
  • JobTrainer

Why this course

Useful everywhere

The skills you’ll learn in hospitality are highly transferable and can support you while you are studying or travelling.

Continued growth

No matter how the worldwide economy is doing, the growth trend of the hospitality industry will not slow down.

All about diversity

Enrich your skills, experiences, & knowledge about other countries and cultures by meeting many different people in hospitality.

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Week 1

6
Beginners level

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3 Videos
1 Audio
1 Reading
10 minutes
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8 minutes
Graded: MasterClass Technology
3 questions

Week 2

5
Beginners level

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2 Videos
2 Readings
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10 minutes
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8 minutes
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8 minutes
8 minutes
Graded: MasterClass Technology
3 questions
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