Mental Health professionals help make a difference every day
1 in 5 Australians will experience a mental health challenge each year and the numbers are growing. Becoming a mental health specialist helps you make a positive contribution to people's lives every day
There are a wide range of employment opportunities available to you when you graduate with a Certificate IV in Mental Health.
A Certificate IV also opens up opportunities for further study and specialisation with recognition of prior learning across a range of Diploma courses including Nursing, Community Services and Mental Health.
Mental Health students come from a wide range of backgrounds and industries.
Health & Aged Care, Community Services, Education & Training and Human Resources all have designated roles for qualified Mental Health practitioners.
There is currently demand for an additional 20,000 qualified Mental Health professionals in Australia and the Government is providing funding for students across all States and territories to undertake training in this sector.
Explore what you’ll learn studying Mental Health Certificate IV
A Mental Health Certificate IV (CHC43315) gives you a broad introduction to a career in Mental Health services.
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
CHCMHS001 - Work with people with mental health issues
CHCCCS017 - Provide loss and grief support
CHCCCS018 - Provide suicide bereavement support
CHCCCS019 - Recognise and respond to crisis situations
Elective units are subject to change.
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
* Information provided by myskills.gov.au
CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health
Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.
Fee for Service: $3,495
Skills Assure: Certificate 3 Guarantee Program
Funded Non Concession: $100
Funded Concession: 50
Per Unit Cost
$7.69 per unit non concession
$3.84 per unit concession