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Certificate IV in Disability

Product Code:CHC40312-01V01 National Code:CHC40312
Certificate IV in DisabilityThis qualification is for people who want to work with people with disabilities in residential group homes, training resource centres, day respite centres and open employment services, other community settings and clients' homes.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY
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If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.
VET Fee Help approved Study now and pay later with a VET FEE-HELP student loan (available to eligible students).

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

Occupational titles may include:
- behavioural support officer;
- development officer;
- disability officer/worker;
- employment coordinator;
- residential care officer;
- social trainer;
- supervisor.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Glendale Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
05-02-2015 Part Time Day
10hrs/Week for 18 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students must attend a compulsory information session on:

Date: 12/01/2015

Time: 12:00pm

Location: Glendale Campus, Building A, First Floor, Room 2 (A.1.2)

What to bring: Evidence of completion of a Certificate III Disability and employment or experience in the Disability Sector.

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

15GLE-230

Classes for this qualification will be on Thursday at 9:00am to 3:30pm Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,970.00

Total: $1,970.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $6,340.00

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following:

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/forensic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally, work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Enquire Now
02-02-2015 Part Time Day
10hrs/Week for 18 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.
Students need to attend an information session on:
Date: 12/1/2015
Time: 12.00noon
Location: Glendale TAFE Room A1.2
What to bring:
At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.
Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.
Bring your TAX FILE NO to apply for VET FEE HELP.
For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225

15GLE-002

Classes for this qualification will be on Thursday at 9:00am to 3:30pm. A VET FEE-HELP student loan is available for eligible full fee-paying students.

Smart and Skilled Second Qualification: $2300.00

The Unit of Study fee above will apply if this is not your first qualification.
Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Local Entry Requirements

Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions.

You must register ONLINE for this course via Hunter TAFE site. Information session details will be sent to you with confirmation of registration. Suitable Criminal record checks are required prior to your workplacement. You will be required to undertake a pre-selection form at the information session. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application. Must hold Certificate III Disability, must be employed in the Disability sector

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Apply Now
Glendale Campus campus
Semester: Semester 05-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 10hrs/Week, 18W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students must attend a compulsory information session on:

Date: 12/01/2015

Time: 12:00pm

Location: Glendale Campus, Building A, First Floor, Room 2 (A.1.2)

What to bring: Evidence of completion of a Certificate III Disability and employment or experience in the Disability Sector.

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: Classes for this qualification will be on Thursday at 9:00am to 3:30pm
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,970.00

Total: $1,970.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $6,340.00

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Important Information: Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following:

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/forensic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally, work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Glendale Campus campus
Semester: Semester 02-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 10hrs/Week, 18W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.
Students need to attend an information session on:
Date: 12/1/2015
Time: 12.00noon
Location: Glendale TAFE Room A1.2
What to bring:
At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.
Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.
Bring your TAX FILE NO to apply for VET FEE HELP.
For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Classes for this qualification will be on Thursday at 9:00am to 3:30pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: A VET FEE-HELP student loan is available for eligible full fee-paying students.

Smart and Skilled Second Qualification: $2300.00

The Unit of Study fee above will apply if this is not your first qualification.
Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions.

You must register ONLINE for this course via Hunter TAFE site. Information session details will be sent to you with confirmation of registration. Suitable Criminal record checks are required prior to your workplacement. You will be required to undertake a pre-selection form at the information session. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application. Must hold Certificate III Disability, must be employed in the Disability sector

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Gosford Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
02-02-2015 Part Time Day
8hrs/Week for 28 weeks
Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students must attend a compulsory information session on:

Date: 21/01/2015

Time: 10:00am

Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, First Floor, Room 5 (D.1.5)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.

15GOS-175

This course will run at Gosford Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions. Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,970.00

Total: $1,970.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $6,340.00

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following:

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/forensic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally, work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Enquire Now
02-02-2015 Part Time Day
8hrs/Week for 28 weeks
Information Session:

Please attend the Information Session as per below

Day: Wednesday

Date: 21 January 2015

Time: 10.00am

Location: Gosford TAFE Campus, Block D1.05



What to bring:
At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling

Bring your TAX FILE NO to the Information Session to Apply for VET FEE HELP for your Student Course Fee.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225


15GOS-002

This course will run at Gosford Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. More details will be provided at your information session A VET FEE-HELP student loan is available for eligible full fee-paying students.

Smart and Skilled Second Qualification: $2300.00

The Unit of Study fee above will apply if this is not your first qualification.
Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Local Entry Requirements

Suitable Criminal record checks are required prior to your workplacement. You will be required to undertake a pre-selection form at the information session. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions.

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Register Now
Gosford Campus campus
Semester: Semester 02-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 8hrs/Week, 28W weeks
How to Enrol: Training in this qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students must attend a compulsory information session on:

Date: 21/01/2015

Time: 10:00am

Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, First Floor, Room 5 (D.1.5)

At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Proposed Timetable: This course will run at Gosford Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled First Qual: $1,970.00

Total: $1,970.00

The fee displayed for this qualification is the standard first qualification or traineeship fee (where applicable) for training subsidised by the NSW Government.

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidised by the NSW Government is $6,340.00

Students can pay their fee up front or enquire about the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan. Your fee or instalment plan need to be finalised at enrolment.

A number of programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs. Personal costs over and above the student qualification fee may include items such as textbooks, student reference materials, web-based log books, personal protective equipment, tool kits and trade tools.

Specific costs and suppliers will be outlined at the information session or in the first class. Some of these are essential equipment and will become the physical property of the student to retain beyond training and other costs are optional. Students will be required to purchase essential equipment as required.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225.
Important Information: Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following:

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/forensic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.

3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally, work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Gosford Campus campus
Semester: Semester 02-02-2015,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 8hrs/Week, 28W weeks
How to Enrol: Information Session:

Please attend the Information Session as per below

Day: Wednesday

Date: 21 January 2015

Time: 10.00am

Location: Gosford TAFE Campus, Block D1.05



What to bring:
At this session you will complete a staff assisted assessment and eligibility check to apply for a government subsidised place in this qualification.

Check the Hunter TAFE website for eligibility and evidence required to bring with you to campus when enrolling

Bring your TAX FILE NO to the Information Session to Apply for VET FEE HELP for your Student Course Fee.

For more information or to check your eligibility call 131 225


Proposed Timetable: This course will run at Gosford Campus on varied days including Work placement shifts. More details will be provided at your information session
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: A VET FEE-HELP student loan is available for eligible full fee-paying students.

Smart and Skilled Second Qualification: $2300.00

The Unit of Study fee above will apply if this is not your first qualification.
Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Suitable Criminal record checks are required prior to your workplacement. You will be required to undertake a pre-selection form at the information session. Please bring along copies of any relevant certificates/evidence of voluntary work which may support your application.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Students will be required to attend a minimum of 100 hours during the course and there may be early morning starts for these sessions.

Other Information

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit: http://www.police.nsw.gov .au/about_us/structure/specialist_operations/foren sic_services/criminal_records_section

- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.

- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form. Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search area.

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal Record Check.


3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work

(including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov .au/W orking-with-children/working-with- children-check

4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work

placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Visit:
https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm