Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515): Expression of Interest (EOI)

The Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Work is a nationally recognised qualification developed in conjunction with a steering committee of peer workers and organisations in the mental health field.

Providing peer workers with the fundamental skills to work effectively within an organisation, this qualification provides a framework for your practice, teaching you a combination of skills and frameworks to implement into your workplace and inform your professional practice.

Mental Health Victoria is currently scheduling our next course.

Please complete the following section to express your interest in participating in this course. We will email you with course updates and notify you once this course is scheduled to commence, and give you first priority to register for a place. Your expression of interest helps us to plan the dates and locations for this upcoming course.

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Program Duration & Delivery

The Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Work is delivered over 18 months consisting of face to face sessions via zoom once per month and weekly learning support sessions.

Program Outline & Structure

The program is delivered according to the following modules:

  • CHCPWK001 - Apply peer work practices in the mental health sector
  • CHCPWK004 / 005 - Work effectively in consumer/carer mental health peer work
  • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
  • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • CHCPWK003 - Apply lived experience in mental health peer work
  • CHCMHS003 - Provide recovery-oriented MH services
  • CHCGRP002 - Plan and conduct group activities
  • CHCMHS008 - Promote and facilitate self-advocacy
  • CHCADV002 - Provide advocacy and representation services
  • CHCMHS007 - Work effectively in trauma informed care
  • CHCMHS010 - Implement recovery oriented approaches to complexity
  • CHCMHS011 - Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
  • CHCPWK002 - Contribute to the continuous improvement of mental health services for consumers and carers
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in WHS
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people