Certificate IV in Disability

TAFE Queensland South West

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of workers in a range of community settings and clients' homes, who provide training and support in a manner that empowers people with disabilities to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing. Workers promote a person-centred approach, work without direct supervision and may be required to supervise and/or coordinate a small team.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


14 units: 11 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide individualised support; Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability; Facilitate ongoing skills development using a person-centred approach; Work with diverse people; Recognise healthy body systems; Follow safe work practices for direct client care; plus more. Electives: Facilitate the interests and rights of clients; Provide advocacy and representation services; Coordinate services for older people; Maintain a high standard of service; Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies; plus more.

Further information:

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02011C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Roma No info No 1 year
Dalby No info No 1 year
Inala No info No 1 year
Warwick No info No 1 year
Bundamba No info No 1 year
Kingaroy No info No 1 year
Nurunderi No info No 1 year
Toowoomba No info No 1 year
Chinchilla No info No 1 year
Springfield No info No 1 year
TAFE Queensland South West is the result of an amalgamation between Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE and The Bremer Institute of TAFE.

Their flexible and tailored training, covering more than 30 unique industries, is delivered onsite, online, in the workplace, and at twelve regional campuses, allowing industry and students to balance their professional, personal and learning objectives. Through developing relationships with industry, and working closely with communities, they successfully anticipate, address and meet the region's skilling needs.

Provider CRICOS: 02011C

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