Leisure and Health
- Course Code
- Course Level
- Skills Building
- Health and Community Services
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 16 weeks
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- Part Time (Day); Part Time (Night)
- One evening/week 6pm-9pm
Phone: (03) 5622 8529
Course OverviewThis skill set will address care delivered in both the residential and community care environments.
Successful completion of this skill set will enable carers to assist with design, implementation and the evaluation of health and leisure activities / programs.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Activities Worker
- Community Leisure Officer
- Recreation Officer
Entry RequirementsApplicants for this course MUST have completed qualifications in aged care, disability or a related field, and must be currently working in residential/community care sector.
Pre-RequisitesCertificate III in Aged Care
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
- Oral presentations
- Case studies
Opportunities For Further StudyApplicants wishing to complete the remainder of the course ( Certificate IV in Leisure and Health) may be invited to apply for RPL and to undertake flexible workplace training and assessment, as well as additional classroom based learning.
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?No.
||Work effectively in the leisure and health industry
||Undertake leisure and health programming
||Plan, implement and monitor leisure and health programs
||Plan leisure and health programs for clients with complex needs
||Apply knowledge of human behavior in leisure activity programs
||Apply sociological concepts to leisure and health
||Facilitate groups for individual outcomes