Our Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Skill Set course will give you a broad insight into the related fields of addiction, mental health, behaviour change, public health and community development.
This course is designed for both new entrants in this field of expertise or for existing industry workers that wish to broaden their scope of skills and knowledge in this specialised field.
The Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set (AOD) will give you specialised skills to recognise and work effectively with clients who experience alcohol and/or other drug issues. You will gain insight on how to provide a range of services and implement relevant health programs and interventions within the community.
It is estimated that there are currently 9 million people over the age of 14 in Australia that are experiencing issues relating to drug and alcohol and abuse. By completing this entry level course in alcohol and other drugs you will be able to make a real difference in your community and enjoy a rewarding career that helps improve the lives of many.
This course meets the minimum requirement set by the Department of Health and Human Services so you can establish or extend the parameters of your current employment in the AOD community health sector.
Designed to suit a busy person’s lifestyle, the ACCLM CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set course allows you to study when it’s most convenient for you with all on your training materials provided online. The course duration is a maximum of 4 months. Our dedicated support staff are just a click away.
16 weeks – (4 months max)
Approximately 15-20 hours weekly
5 December 2022
Study areas relevant to this course include:
This course includes 4 units of study.
CHCAOD001 Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
CHCAOD004 Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD006 Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD009 Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans
1. Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs
Students who successfully complete this Skill Set course will receive 4 unit credits in our Certificate IV course.
CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs with ACCLM. Students who successfully complete this Skill Set course will receive 4 unit credits in the Certificate IV course.
2. Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management
Bachelor of Community Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs
Bachelor of Community Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs.
Online Course Delivery
The course is delivered completely online with no classroom attendance required. A sound level of computer literacy is expected from students. Online delivery provides you with maximum flexibility, allowing you to study anywhere and anytime.
As all training materials and assessments are delivered online, you must have access to a good computer with internet access. You have online access to your facilitator and other support.
Trainer Lead Tutorial Sessions and Weekend Workshops
ACCLM Courses include optional live sessions over Zoom where students can interact with their trainer and peers, have their questions answered, and receive additional support with their studies. Participation in these sessions is not mandatory.
Online weekend workshops are also held throughout the course to provide practical application of your skills and knowledge.
Students will be provided with information regarding available tutorial sessions and weekend workshops throughout their studies.
A variety of assessment methods will be utilised to assess the student’s competency in each unit of this qualification.
Question and answer responses that require independent research.
Case studies are analyses of persons, events, decisions, periods, projects, policies, organisations, or other systems that are studied holistically by one or more methods.
A reflective assessment enables the student to become more self-aware of themselves and those around them. It improves the students’ knowledge and understanding of a topic while enhancing workplace practices.
Roleplay assessment through direct, indirect observation by the trainer/assessor in a simulated workplace environment.
ACCLM is a registered training organisation (RTO) providing high-quality vocational education and training.
Qualified and Dedicated Trainers & Student Support
Our CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set trainers are highly qualified and have extensive experience & expertise in alcohol and other drugs studies, mental health, counselling & community services.
Study online at your own pace.
ACCLM’s pay-as-you-go scheme with monthly, fortnightly & weekly payment options provides maximum flexibility. Or choose our pay upfront option.
Helping people to overcome their troubles is certainly one of the most valuable and important professions there is. Make a difference and enjoy what you do with this amazing ACCLM alcohol and other drugs course!
The health industry in Australia & worldwide is booming, with a high volume of jobs emerging for the next 20 years*. Lay your foundation to success by studying alcohol and other drugs course at ACCLM now.
Students are able to enrol into the CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set course with ONE of the following:
MINIMUM 18 YEARS OF AGE
COMPLETED YEAR 12 OR EQUIVALENT
Your Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills must meet the required standards for ACSF LEVEL 3 or higher.
Weekly, Fortnightly and Monthly payment plans available.
If you choose a payment plan option and complete the course before the maximum time stipulation of 16 weeks, you will have to pay the remaining fees before your Statement of Attainment can issued.
ACCLM CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set course offers optional live sessions over Zoom for all students where CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set course students can interact with their trainer and peers, have their questions answered, and receive additional support with their studies. Participation in these sessions is not mandatory.
Online training sessions are conducted by qualified industry experts with years of experience in teaching Alcohol and Other Drugs, Mental Health, Counselling, Community Services and Management courses.
If you’d like further information about the CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set course or to discuss your individual circumstances, please complete the enquiry form below or call us on 1800 875 725.
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