CHC53415 – Diploma of Leisure and Health

  • Course Duration

    24 Months

  • Qualification Level


  • Delivery Mode


This qualification reflects the role of workers with responsibility for designing, implementing and evaluating health and leisure activities, and programs for clients in one or more sector areas. Many people have what are called ‘barriers to participation’, which are conditions or situations that make it harder for them to join in on certain things. This course teaches you how to help overcome those barriers through  leisure activities such as art, crafts or even sports.

Work may be in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres.


There are no pre-requisties for entry into this qualification, , however you will be required to complete an LLN test prior to enrolment for entry into this qualification, which will determine your suitability for this course. . This course reflects the role of workers with responsibility for designing, implementing and evaluating health and leisure activities, and programs for clients in one or more sector areas. Work based employment or Practical Placement may be in residential facilities and/or in community agencies and day centres. This course will allow you to work under the supervision or as sole practitioners and you may be required to plan, coordinate and evaluate other workers and work teams within broad but generally well-defined guidelines If you are not currently employed in this industry you will be required to complete a minimum of 240 hours of work placement If you are currently employed within this sector we will require a letter from your employer stating your current employment status.

  • Code
  • Units
  • CHCLAH001
  • Work effectively in the leisure and health industries
  • CHCCOM003
  • Develop workplace communication strategies
  • CHCDIV001
  • Work with diverse people
  • CHCDIS007
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • CHCAGE005
  • Provide support to people living with dementia
  • CHCMHS001
  • Work with people with mental health issues
  • CHCDIS005
  • Develop and provide person-centred service responses
  • CHCDIS008
  • Facilitate community participation and social inclusion
  • CHCDEV001
  • Confirm client developmental Status
  • HLTWHS003
  • Maintain work health and safety
  • CHCPRP003
  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • HLTAAP002
  • Confirm physical health status
  • 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
  • CHCLAH006
  • Coordinate planning, implementation and monitoring of leisure and health programs
  • CHCLAH008
  • Provide leisure education
  • CHCLAH005
  • Incorporate lifespan development and sociological concepts into leisure and health programming
  • CHCLAH009
  • Apply concepts of human psychology to facilitate involvement in leisure programs
  • CHCMGT002
  • Manage partnership agreements with service providers
  • CHCPOL003
  • Research and apply evidence to practice
  • BSBMGT502
  • Manage people performance

Career Opportunities

On completion of this qualification students will be able to work either within a defined organisation or as a sole practitioner. The range of occupations available to these students include:

  • Activities Coordinator
  • Community Leisure Coordinator
  • Diversional Therapist,
  • Leisure Services Coordinator/Manager
  • Leisure and Health Coordinator
  • Coordinator and Lifestyle Coordinator

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Course Information:

For a snapshot of our next scheduled classes please refer to the table below.

Class: 201913
Day & Time: Thursday 9:30am – 2.30pm
Frequency: Fortnightly
Starting: 02/05/2019
Location: Bacchus Marsh

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