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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
Pursue a challenging and rewarding career in the dynamic field of mental health! This course is available either fully online, or as blended study with both online and on-campus (WA only) components.
By studying this course, you will learn practical skills including:
The CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health also equips students with specialised knowledge, competencies, and skills to take a lead role in delivering and coordinating mental health programs and services.
During this course, our students learn the current legal and ethical frameworks affecting people with mental health, the range of services available for mental health sufferers, as well as gain an understanding of the health issues related to mental illness.
To prepare students for employment opportunities, 160 hours of work placement must be completed within a mental health organisation to study this course. TrainSmart Australia has a network of over 300 work placement organisations and offers free work placement support to help students find an appropriate organisation.
Upon completing this nationally recognised qualification, graduates can be presented with solid employment opportunities and further study options through university pathways.
If you'd like to study face-to-face, you may do so at TrainSmart's Perth CBD campus.
Students of this course may be eligible for Western Australia's Lower Fees, Local Skills funding. Enquire now to find out more about funding your future.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
Module 1: Mental Health Essentials Part 1
Module 2: Mental Health Essentials Part 2
Module 3: Mental Health Essentials Part 3
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Why study with TrainSmart Australia? Their team of trainers have been handpicked and offer a wealth of experience and industry knowledge, which they will pass down to you. TrainSmart also has strong industry ties and partners in various business sectors, which means more employment prospects for their graduates.
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SMR Learning Services Pty Ltd t/a TrainSmart Australia & New Horizons Learning Centre (Perth) which is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 51771)
Whether you’re studying 100% online or on campus, at TrainSmart Australia, you’re not just another number. They value each and every student’s learning journey and strive to ensure it’s a positive one.
Each student is assigned a dedicated trainer who will act as a mentor throughout your course, guiding and supporting you every step of the way.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health from TrainSmart Australia.
Mental health workers can find roles in private and not for profit organisations. The work is varied encompassing sectors such as health, social work, occupational therapy and clinical psychology.
There is a wide variety of flexible payment options and government subsidies available, including;
*If you meet the eligibility criteria for Jobs and Skills WA – Lower Fees, Local Skills subsidy, the course fees are:
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