CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health

Hays International College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092054B

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


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.

Qualification rules

To achieve a CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health 22 units, consisting of 15 core units 7 elective units, must be completed.


CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies

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

CHCLAH006 Coordinate planning, implementation and monitoring of leisure and health programs

CHCLAH008 Provide leisure education

CHCLAH009 Apply concepts of human psychology to facilitate involvement in leisure programs

CHCPOL003 Research and apply evidence to practice

CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

HLTAAP002 Confirm physical health status

HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety

BSBMGT502 Manage people performance


CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to behaviors of concern

SISCCRO001 Plan and conduct recreation programs for older persons

CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

CHCAGE003 Coordinate services for older people

CHCAGE004 Implement interventions with older people at risk

BSBLDR403 Lead team effectiveness

HLTAID003 Provide first aid

Modes of Delivery

This program is delivered in a classroom-based environment with access to an aged care lab for practical components of the course. In addition, students will also be required to undertake a practical placement in a workplace environment under supervision to ensure the student can perform the work as expressed in each unit of competency. Each unit is delivered and assessed as a standalone unit. This program also contains an e-learning component to consolidate their learning.

Pathways from the qualification

Nursing Degree programs

Career Opportunities in the Industry

This qualification addresses work primarily in residential facilities under direct or regular supervision within clearly defined organisation guidelines and service plans. Program coordinator for social programs, Community Worker, Diversional Therapist; May be required to supervise and/or coordinate a limited number of other workers; Report to service managers and liaise with professionals and other service Providers.

Assessment Methods

The following assessment methods (but not limited to these) will be used: Direct Observation, Assignments, Project, Student Presentations, Case Study Practical Demonstrations, Written Assessments and Log Book.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
Please contact the provider Jan 2023
Apr 2023
Jul 2023
105 weeks
Full time
Hays International College
15 Hay Street
Melbourne Victoria 3128

Entry criteria

Have completed Year 12 or equivalent

Have obtained an IELTS band score of at least 5.5 – or equivalent test score; or

Have completed a Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level Training Package course in Australia; or,

Have completed any Certificate III or Certificate IV in ESL or EAL from the ESL/EAL Framework (VIC)

Above 18 years of age.


Hays International College
15 Hay Street
Melbourne Victoria 3128
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