Diploma of Leisure and Health
About the Course
The Diploma of Leisure and Health has been designed specifically for students who are wishing to gain employment in the Support Services, providing support to individuals by the design, implementation and evaluation of leisure, health activities and programs for clients in various Support services sectors.
Holders of the training product may work in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and days centres, in which they complete specialised tasks and functions in relation to the leisure and health of clients. 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 and organisational requirements.
Reasons for Studying?
- Gives broad career prospects – prepares you for managerial positions
- Good course to do if pursuing social work at University afterwards
- Students wanting to do case management or become a team leader/youth work can do this course
This course is expected to take students around 12-18 months to complete, plus an additional 100 hours of work placement. Resources are accessed online, and students may be called to have simulated work activities on campus.
Student’s pathway may include but not necessarily include;
- Completion of grade 12 or 10 or equivalent
- Completion of previous courses unrelated to the training product
- Completion of related courses such as;
- Certificate III in Individual Support
- Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
- Demonstrate a satisfactory level of Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) abilities.
Did you start working in the industry without getting nationally accredited with this qualification? Potentially RPL is the way to go.
|CHCCOM003||Develop workplace communication strategies|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and strategies|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCLAH001||Work effectively in the leisure and health industries|
|CHCLAH002||Contribute to leisure and health programming|
|CHCMGT005||Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes|
|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|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|CHCPOL003||Research and apply evidence to practice|
|HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status|
|BSBMGT502||Manage people performance|
|CHCDEV001||Confirm physical health status|
|CHCDEV003||Analyse client information for service planning and delivery|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and well being|
|BSBMGT401||Show leadership in the workplace|
|BSBMGT406||Plan and monitor continuous improvement|
Fees and Funding,
Please see below for our fee for service and funded pricing for our Diploma of Leisure and Health.
Fee for Service (FFS): $6,500
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