Course Title: Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4364 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs

Course Title: Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 70

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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HWSS6085C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017,
Term2 2019

HWSS6085C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2021

Course Contact: Chris Walters

Course Contact Phone: +613 9925 8268

Course Contact Email: chris.walters@rmit.edu.au



Course Description



This unit allows you to develop the skills and knowledge required to work collaboratively with clients to establish treatment goals, and to develop and evaluate individual treatment plans to meet those goals.

This unit applies to workers who develop treatment plans with, and for, clients with alcohol and other drugs (AOD) issues and where appropriate, provide a brief intervention, or develop longer term interventions that are evidence based.


This course is delivered and assessed with;

CHCAOD009: Develop and review Individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans 
CHCCCS014: Provide brief interventions



Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCAOD006 Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues

Elements:

1. Prepare for intervention 
  

2. Conduct intervention

3. Report and document information


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment



Assessment 1: Quiz

 

Assessment 2: Written - Planning, conducting and monitoring an Intervention. There are 6 parts to this task.

 

Assessment 3: Written - Case study. There are 6 parts to this task.

 

Assessment 4: Written - Brief Intervention, Case study. There are 3 parts to this task

 

Assessment 5: Written - Brief Intervention, Case study. There are 3 parts to this task.