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Description

If you currently work as a leisure officer, recreational officer, diversional therapy assistant or activities officer, or want to, this qualification will assist to expand your career options. You will learn how to design, implement and evaluate leisure and health activities and associated programs.

There are only 9 units to complete to gain this qualification if you hold a Certificate III qualification in Aged Care (or Individual Support) and are working in the industry.

For anyone with existing nursing qualifications your journey to create positive impact as a diversional therapist/activities officer begins here. Talk to our Customer Care Team about RPL [recognition of prior learning]. The recognition gained may considerably reduce the study time needed to complete a qualification.

COURSE DELIVERY STRUCTURE:

  • 18 months maximum duration
  • 17 Units
  • 45 minutes scheduled mentoring with Trainer each fortnight
  • 12 hours per Unit of directed home studies
  • 4 hours per Unit of research
  • This course requires the support of your workplace and 120 hours of employment/job tasks, OR will be achieved at the conclusion of the course at a time when it is safe to do so.


NATIONAL POLICE CLEARANCE:
Students will be required to complete and pay for a National Police Clearance prior to enrolment in this course.

WHERE TO NEXT:
Select the ACE location closest to you from the tabs below to explore course start dates and download detailed course information. The course fee is determined according to your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place.

NATIONAL STUDENT OUTCOMES:
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This course is nationally recoginsed training

Available in Burleigh Waters, Lismore. see below for details

NSW Fees
Subsidised Fees
First Qualification
$1990
Second Qualification
$2320
Traineeship
N/A
Concession
$240
Non-subsidised Fees
Full Fee
$3500
Queensland Fees
Co-Contribution Fee
$204 ($12 per unit)
Concession Co-Contribution Fee
$170 ($10 per unit)
Full Fee
$4000

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Location: Burleigh Waters
Start Dates: 2 November 2020, 1 February 2021, 1 March 2021, 5 April 2021, 7 May 2021
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Duration: 18 months
Training mode: Online
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Location: Lismore
Start Dates: 6 November 2020, 4 December 2020
Fee eligibility: Explore options
Duration: 18 months
Training mode: Online
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