CHC43415 - Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

Australasian Lawrence Aged Care College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094037J

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


The CHC43415 – Certificate IV in Leisure and Health is all about improving the well-being of people in our care through programs that are outside clinically-based care plans. This addresses the design, implementation, and monitoring of a collaborative recreational and health-related activities.

It also reflects the role of workers taking part in the process and evaluating leisure and health activities and programs for clients in one or more areas. This course will also prepare for work in completing specialist tasks and functions in residential facilities, clients’ homes and/or community centers. While workers are responsible for their own outputs, work is carried out under direct or indirect supervision within defined Organisational guidelines.

Who May Attend

This qualification is beneficial for any person who may

  • Be actively seeking employment in the community services industry sector with an interest in providing services to persons with mental health issues.
  • Have no formal qualifications
  • Wish to review/update knowledge and practical experience
  • Be seeking a new career


Students may be able to shorten the length of their studies through the recognition of past experience and/or qualifications gained elsewhere. Applications can be made for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer.

These will be assessed according to the college’s policy & procedures to determine if/how much advanced standing will be granted.

This qualification holds National Recognition.

Career Pathway

Successful completion of this qualification will enable you to progress to CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health or to gain employment within community and/or residential setting.


Assessments will be conducted to determine the achievement of competency-based learning outcomes. Assessments may include student questions, case study/ scenarios, practical skills observation and assessment (simulated environment/ practical placement).

Occupational Titles:

Occupational titles may include Activities officer, Community leisure officer, Disability officer - day support, Diversional therapy assistant, Leisure officer, Recreation activities officer.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
7,000 for the entire course; Registration Fee: 500 To suit the client/individual 1.1 years
Read moreThis qualification is delivered over some period of 1015 nominal hours (which is 1 year 1-month full time for international students.

Blended study
Australasian Lawrence Aged Care College
ALACC Health College Australia
189 Plenty Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072

Entry criteria

The minimum age for eligible applicants is 18 years. Applicants must have successfully completed Year 11 or equivalent.

A proficiency in English equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Overall) is required for all International applicants.

Although LLN test is not an entry requirement, students are asked to undertake the same so appropriate academic support can be ensured throughout the course of study.


Australasian Lawrence Aged Care College
ALACC Health College Australia
189 Plenty Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072
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