Healthcare

4 courses

Mental Health courses

Mental health matters. It affects the way we interact with the world, so it makes sense to learn more about it. Our mental health courses will give...

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  • TAFE Statement Standard Mental Health First Aid

    800-000472

    Understand how to best help people experiencing anxiety, depression, psychotic illnesses and alcohol and substance abuse. Be a part of the push to raise awareness about the importance of mental health in Australia.

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  • Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Work (Consumer Peer Work)

    CHC43515-02

    Support people through their toughest times, gain experience in the mental health industry, and strengthen your ability to work with clients from a variety of backgrounds. Contribute to the improvement of mental health services as you make a vital difference in the lives of your clients.

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  • Certificate IV Mental Health Peer Work

    CHC43515-01

    Enter the social work industry with confidence as you support the community in a rewarding career. Gain experience through work placement to develop specialist skills to enable you to work with clients who are facing mental health challenges.

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  • Diploma Mental Health

    CHC53315-01

    Become a leader in an in-demand industry and empower people to work through their recovery. Engage in advocacy work, implement trauma informed practice and develop programs as you gain the skills to enter team leader positions.

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Mental health course information

There are so many ways to study at TAFE NSW. You can choose an option that suits your learning style and lifestyle.

Face-to-face courses at TAFE NSW are immersive and interactive, a...

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Who is a mental health course good for?

If you want to launch a career in mental health, it's important to be compassionate and empathetic, with an ethical mindset and a desire to support people who may have experiences that are vastly different f...

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Mental health career paths

Our mental health courses will encourage you to grow as people and as professionals. Here are some of the most popular jobs in the mental health field:

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

How do I enrol?

At TAFE NSW you can apply or enrol to do a course.

If your course has no entry requirements, you can enrol directly. If there are entry requirements, you will need to apply to be accepted for a position in the course.

  1. Go to the TAFE NSW website to view the course you are interested in
  2. Check if there are any entry requirements, as you may be asked to supply additional information
  3. Select a course location to progress your enrolment
  4. Follow the prompts to complete
  5. You will receive an email confirming your enrolment or application status

If you need further assistance with your enrolment, contact TAFE NSW Student Services on 131 601 between 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday.

How do I know if I’m eligible to apply for a course?

I am an international student. Can I enrol?

Why should I study mental health?

Why choose TAFE NSW