The rewarding community services sector awaits you with a Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315).
This course will give you the desired qualification to work with clients with mental illness and provide support to them. This course will give you the skills and knowledge in relation to building and maintaining strong relationships with clients, providing advanced support for people with mental illness and disabilities and delivering client services based on individual case management and intervention.
Upon graduation from this course you will be able to explore roles such as support worker or mental health worker in the community services field.
Along with learning theory, you will gain on the job practical experience with the compulsory work placement component that is part of this course.
Start your studies today and know that the delivery of this course online will allow you to tailor your studies to suit your needs.
Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.
No prerequisites for this course.
If you pay using VET FEE-HELP you need to provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy test.
240 hours in total
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12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply
There are no entry requirements for this course. You can enrol no matter what level of education or work experience you have.
Become trained in:
This course includes a total of 240 hours of professional work placement within a community service organisation. You will need to arrange your own work placement.
The industry experience gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.
When you study online with OTEN, you can:
OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.
There are 3 ways you can pay for this course:
If you are eligible, you can pay for this course through the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP loan scheme.
This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:
Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.
This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.
You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.
To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.