Learning and assessment occurs in two distinct phases. The first phase includes facilitated classroom learning combined with online learning and theory-based assessment.
This is then followed by the practical placement phase where skills and knowledge are applied and practiced and work-based assessment occurs.
The below units have been selected in conjunction with industry consultation, to offer a full range of competencies that will assist to design, implement, and evaluate leisure and health activities and programs for clients who are elderly or have a disability.
Units are subject to change any time at the discretion of Aged Care Training Services.
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLAH001 Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
CHCLAH002 Contribute to leisure and health programming
CHCLAH003 Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs
CHCLAH004 Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
CHCLAH005 Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
Below are a list of elective units that can be chosen as part of undertaking this course.
Elective Units Description
CHCCCS011 Meet personal support needs
CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCAGE005 Provide support to people living with dementia
CHCPAL001 Deliver care services using a palliative approach
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships