CHC53415 Diploma of Leisure and Health

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Fee for Service: $4,314
12 Months
Study mode
Queensland & South Australia
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Course information

This qualification embodies the responsibilities of individuals tasked with designing, implementing, and assessing health and leisure activities and programs for clients across one or more sector areas. Their work may be conducted in residential facilities, community agencies, or day centres.

These individuals can function both under supervision and as independent practitioners. They might also be required to plan, organize, and evaluate the work of other individuals or teams, operating within established yet flexible guidelines.

To attain this qualification, candidates are expected to complete a minimum of 240 hours of practical work experience, as specified in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Your career opportunities
  • Diversional Therapist
  • Activities Coordinator
  • Community and Leisure Coordinator
  • Lifestyle Coordinator
  • Leisure Services Coordinator/Manager



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Eligibility Criteria

Entry requirements for the course include:

  • Completion of grade 10-12 or equivalent
  • Demonstrate a satisfactory level of Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) abilities.
  • Must be able to obtain a federal police check
  • Students may need a COVID-19 vaccine to begin work placement
Course Duration

Course Duration:

  • Class attendance is scheduled for all units over a period of 6-8 months
  • Vocational placement is conducted over a 120 hour period (this is scheduled and planned with the student employer and vocational placement officer).
Course units
Core Units

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

BSBLDR522 Manage people performance

Elective Units

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

BSBLDR414 Lead team effectiveness

HLTAID011 Provide first aid

Fees & Funding

Fee for Service: $4,314

If you’d like to find out about our payment plans, please contact one of our friendly Learning Consultants


Skills SA: $719

Funded Concession: $431

Funded Non-Concession: $863

Fee for Service: $4,314

If you’d like to find out about our payment plans, please contact one of our friendly Learning Consultants

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