Diploma of Leisure and Health

QQ图片20151221151917CHC53415 DIPLOMA of LEISURE AND HEALTH – CRICOS CODE: 092054B

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.

Entry Requirement

  • Have completed Year 12
  • 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)

Course Duration: 105 weeks full time

Work placement: 240 hrs

Students will need to obtain a National Police Check before commencement of their workplacement.

The costs incurred in obtaining the National Police Check will be borne by the student which is not included in the course fees.    

Employment Based /WorkPlacement Providers (as at Jan 2016) for placement of students

Please note these work place providers may change from time to time

Facility Name
St Vincent de Paul Nursing Home 110, Albion Road, Box Hill, VIC 3128
Strabane Heights 5-9, Strabane Avenue, Mount Albert North, VIC 3129
Baptcare Karana Kew 55, Walpole St, Kew, VIC 3103
Good Shepherd Aged Services No 2, Clarke Street, Abbotsford, VIC 3067
Catholic Homes Suite B2, Domville Avenue, Hawthorn, VIC 3122
Estia Health 413-415 Waterdale Road, Heidelberg West, VIC 3081
St Basil’s Home for the Aged in Victoria 24-36 Lorne Street, Fawkner, VIC 3060

Course Outline

Unit Code
Unit Title
Nominal Hours
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 behaviours 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


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