CHC53215Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs

Overview

This qualification reflects the role of workers who work under broad supervision and guidance to provide services to clients with alcohol and other drugs issues.

Entry Requirements

Mooditj Training requires that those seeking entry to this qualification meet either of the following:

1. A completed Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315), or

2. Currently working employed in the relevant industy.

Each application for this course will be individually assessed.

Units
Provide systems advocacy services
Core
Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
Core
Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
Core
Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues
Core
Develop strategies for alcohol and other drugs relapse prevention and management
Core
Provide advanced interventions to meet the needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
Core
Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans
Core
Assess co-existing needs
Core
Establish and manage client relationships
Core
Work with diverse people
Core
Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drug issues
Core
Work effectively in trauma informed care
Core
Research and apply evidence to practice
Core
Collaborate in professional practice
Core
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
Core
Provide first aid
Core
Establish self-directed recovery relationships
Elective
Provide recovery oriented mental health services
Elective
Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
Elective
Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
Elective
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Elective
Implement trauma informed care
Elective
Dates

Intake 1/2021: 14th June 2021

Career Opportunities

Those who gain this qualification may work in the following roles:

  • Alcohol and other drugs rehabilitation and/or support workers, in community organisations, clinical services and institutional services
  • Case workers in community services
  • Community based rehabilitation and support worker
  • Outreach worker
  • Youth worker specialising in alcohol and other drugs support/ rehabilitation
  • In a community health team as an assistant to health workers, mental health workers and/or community workers and social workers
Pricing

Non- Concession Rate – $6,513.75

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