Course Title: Work effectively with people with a disability

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3271 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

Course Title: Work effectively with people with a disability

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Veemita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4662

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Course Description

This course describes the knowledge and skills required as an introduction to working and communicating with people with a disability.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites for this course.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCDIS301B Work effectively with people with a disability


Communicate effectively with people with a disability

Demonstrate an understanding of the delivery of quality services for people with disabilities

Demonstrate the capacity to provide support across a range of disability types

Demonstrate the capacity to support rights, interests and needs of people with disabilities

Respond to situations of risk or potential risk to people with disabilities

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

A range of assessment tasks in a simulated environment will be assessed to demonstrate the underpinning knowledge and the application of that knowledge in different situations.