07. August 2020 - 20:00
Bendigo, Victoria, Bendigo
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Study a Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs in Bendigo. | Friday, 07. August 2020


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This CHC53215 Diploma of AOD qualification reflects the role of workers who work under broad supervision and guidance and provide services to clients with AOD issues. They can provide counselling, referral and promotion services. These workers require high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting clients, the range of services available to them and health issues related to AOD use and misuse.

Career Opportunities:

- AOD Community Rehabilitation Worker

- Case Worker (Community Services)

- AOD Community Support Worker

- Youth AOD Worker

- Assistant Community Health Worker

- Mental Health Support Worker

- Community Rehabilitation and Support Worker

- Mental Health Outreach Worker

- Outreach Officer (AOD)

- Assistant Community Health Worker

- Assistant Community Worker

- Assistant Community Services Worker

Typical Employers:

- Clinical Service Clinics

- Local Health clinics

- Detoxification departments

- Outreach facilities

- Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

- Youth Mental Health Services

- Hospital and Health Services

- Mission Australia

- Red Cross

- The Salvation Army

- Education Departments

- Government institutions

- Welfare agencies

- Private businesses

- Community development groups

- Police Academy (This course is not an entry requirement)

Become Trained In:

- Developing and delivering a range of relapse prevention strategies for people with AOD issues

- Developing and implementing a behaviour response plan

- Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients and colleagues

- Providing services to people with complex needs

- Supporting the recovery process

- Trauma informed care

- Supporting people with co-existing issues

- Assess promote and review emotional and physical wellbeing

- Communication techniques to build and maintain relationships

Please Note: Some employers may require further education, volunteer experience, work experience or other unforeseen requirements. Always do your research when it comes to your personal career path. This course can become a stepping stone or a complimentary qualification towards your career.

We would love the opportunity to speak with you further and invite you to the Information Session. Please contact us for further information in regards to Eligibility and Fees associated with the course. Training is provided by Partners in Training RTO 21837.