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Certificate IV in Mental Health 


At a glance 

Take the next steps to kick start your career in disability services with this intermediate level qualification. Helping to equip you to work in a wide range of community service settings.

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. 

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




Face to Face

Blended Delivery 


Please contact us on

1300 206 000 for more information 



Entry Requirements

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

Course Requirements 

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 4 elective units from the list below. You will also be required to undertake 80 hours of vocational placement in an approved setting. 

Core Units

UNIT CODE                            UNIT NAM

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


Elective Units

UNIT CODE                            UNIT NAME 

CHCCCS019       Recognise and respond to crisis situations 
CHCDFV001       Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence 
CHCAOD002      Work with clients who are intoxicated

CHCCDE002       Develop and implement community programs

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