Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315)

Study the Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315) with our industry trainers to receive a competitive qualification to further students in their future endeavours and enable them for eligibility in university credits. Star College Australia provide all students with the guidance and assistance they may require to reach your full potential. The Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315) is designed specifically for those looking to provide self-directed recovery-oriented support for people affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability. Undertaking this course will allow students to advance their careers and provide them with the skills, knowledge and confidence to last a life time. 

Mode of Delivery 

Delivery of course consists of online, face to face, blended delivery models and RPL. Students are able to complete the Certificate IV in Mental Health through the 6-24 month program.

Completion of this nationally recognised qualification will allow you to obtain a role as a manager or supervisor within a broad range of industries. Students undertaking this course will be guided through the following subject areas, learning the resource materials with the support of your dedicated trainer. 

  • Working with diverse people

  • Participating in workplace health and safety 

  • Working legally and ethically

  • Working effectively in trauma informed care 

  • providing recovery oriented mental health services 

  • Self-directed recovery relationships

  • Promoting Aboriginal and/ or Torres Strait Islander culture safety

Job Roles

Employment titles and roles that can come from the completion of this course varies across different industry sectors. Possible and relevant employment titles and roles that can come from this qualification include 

  • Youth Worker

  • Disability Support Worker

  • Community Support Worker

  • Case Manager 

  • Mental Health Technician 

Furthering qualification after completion... 

  • Diploma in Mental Health 

Entry Requirement 

There is no entry requirements for the Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315).

Course Information 

Total number number of units = 15


CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety 
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCMHS002 Establish self-directed recovery relationships 
CHCMHS003 Provide recovery oriented mental health services
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services 
CHCMHS005 Provide services to people with coexisting mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care 
CHCMHS008 Promote and facilitate self advocacy
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety


CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations 
CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
CHCAOD002 Work with clients who are intoxicated

CHCCDE002 Develop and implement community programs