Part Time Day
Course Start Date
04 Feb 2020
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
This qualification reflects the role of workers participating in the design, implementation and evaluation of leisure, health activities and programs for clients in one or more sector areas. Workers may be in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres, completing specialised tasks and functions in relation to leisure and health. While workers are responsible for their own outputs, work is carried out under direct or indirect supervision within defined organisation guidelines.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY 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.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session. Date: Thursday, 24 October 2019 Time: 10.00am Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, Ground Level, Room 105 Or Date: Thursday, 21 November 2019 Time: 10.00am Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, Ground Level, Room 105 Or Date: Thursday 23 or Friday 24 January, 2020 Time: 10.00am Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, Ground Level, Room 105 Or Date: Thursday, 20 February 2020 Time: 10.00am Location: Gosford Campus, Building D, Ground Level, Room 6
This is a Part time day blended course. You will need to attend approximately 6.5 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 17.8 hours of other study per week.
Optional support is available on Fridays 9am-3pm in a computer room supported by an Educational Support Officer.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
Are interested in gaining employment as a Recreational Activities Officer in a Health or community services Setting.
Have a National Criminal Record Check without convictions. Have the physical ability to complete tasks required of a Recreational Activities Officer.
A basic level of literacy, English language skills and entry level employability and life skills which will enable them to provide support to clients in their work role upon course completion. They will also require basic computer skills, course work. Assessments will be accessed through an online learning platform.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
Course Coordinator, TAFE NSW Workplace Supervisor / Assessor, Optional support from Educational Support Officer on Fridays 9am-3pm in a computer room at Gosford TAFE.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday from 9.00am to 3.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCLAH001||Work effectively in the leisure and health industries|
|CHCLAH002||Contribute to leisure and health programming|
|CHCLAH003||Participate in the planning, implementation and monitoring of individual leisure and health programs|
|CHCLAH004||Participate in planning leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs|
|CHCLAH005||Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|HLTAAP001||Recognise healthy body systems|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology|
|CHCAGE005||Provide support to people living with dementia|
|CHCVOL003||Recruit, induct and support volunteers|
|CHCCCS015||Provide individualised support|
|CHCDIS003||Support community participation and social inclusion|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Corner of Henry Parry Drive & Margin Street, Gosford
Phone 131 601
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