Open up a range of rewarding career opportunities!

Community Services & Aged Care

CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

Know that coming to work makes a real difference to someones life!

Make an enormous difference in the lives of people living with a disability (and their carers) by gaining the skills to provide empathetic, personalised support and empowerment. Help your clients achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance, community participation and wellbeing and give them the confidence to pursue goals and aspirations. If you’re caring, empathetic, upbeat and looking for an opportunity to grow your career, a nationally recognised qualification in Disability will get you there.

Potential career outcomes

Upon successful completion of the qualification, career options may include;
– Disability Support Officer
– Care Service Team Leader
– Coordinator of Volunteers

Units of Competency

Students complete 14 units.


This course can be delivered online, face-to-face in a classroom, self-paced via correspondence, or as a combination of both. Please ask for more details.


Students are able to study full time, part time or with an employer as a traineeship for a maximum of 24 months.


The price for this qualification is based upon specific eligibility requirements and concessions may be available to some students. For more information, please visit Fee Information or contact us for a quote. Payment options vary.

Work Placement

This qualification requires a minimum of 120 hours of work placement to give students real life, on-the-job experience and the opportunity to practice what you learn.


There are no specific pre-requisites for this course, however students must hold a current Australian Federal Police Check, Working with Children Clearance and valid First Aid Certificate. Please ask for more details. Students may be required to undertake an initial pre-enrolment assessment to determine their suitability for this level of study.

Student Support

Friendly support, advice and assistance is provided by our teaching staff and Student Services Division to all students.


Graduates may choose to further their study through enrolment in CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services or other related qualifications. *Novaskill may not offer these qualifications.

Awarded by

HGT Australia Ltd. trading as Novaskill RTO Code: 6996.

Successful completion of this course will lead to a nationally recognised qualification in Australia.

Looking for specific units? Speak to us about a customised study option.

For more detailed information about studying with us or specific units of competency, request a Course Guide now!

Find out everything you need to know about being a student at Novaskill and other important documents here. 


NSW Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in New South Wales are subsidised by the NSW Government. For consumer protection information please visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students
or please call 1300 772 104.

QLD Students: Courses for eligible students and trainees in Queensland are funded by Queensland Government. For more information, please visit https://training.qld.gov.au/providers/funded