Skill Sets Disability Work

 

Disability work skill set – active support of clients with a disability

 Provides a set of skills required for work in active support.

In particular this skill set is appropriate for those holding a Certificate IV in

Disability.

Units include:

CHCDIS220B Prepare for disability work

CHCDIS302A Maintain an environment to empower people with disabilities

CHCDIS410A Facilitate community participation and inclusion

CHCDIS509D Maximise participation in work by people with disabilities

CHCICS406A Support client self-management

CHCICS407A Support positive lifestyle

 

Disability work skill set – behaviour support

Provides a set of skills required for programs to support people with a disability who have behaviours of concern.

Units include:

CHCCS400A Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

CHCDIS409A Provide services to people with disabilities with complex needs

CHCDIS411A Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies

CHCICS404A Plan and provide advanced behaviour support

 

Disability work skill set – disability advocacy

Provides a set of skills for advocacy work with people with a disability.

Units include:

CHCAD401D Advocate for clients

CHCCS400A Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

CHCCS411A Work effectively in the community sector

CHCDIS411A Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies

 

Disability work skill set – people with a disability who are older

Provides a set of skills for workers responsible for working with older people with a disability.

Units Include:

CHCAC412A Provide services to older people with complex needs

CHCAC416A Facilitate support responsive to the specific nature of dementia

CHCAC417A Implement interventions with older people at risk of falls

CHCCS426A Provide support and care relating to loss and grief

CHCDIS313A Support people with disabilities who are ageing