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Certificate IV in Mental Health TrainSmart Australia

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Certificate IV
6 Months Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Almost half of all Australians will experience a mental illness in their lifetime. This figure is growing – and, in response, so is the demand for mental health workers to help address this national crisis.

The Certificate IV in Mental Health will equip you with the skills to help people touched by mental illness get their lives back on track, while opening the door to plenty of job opportunities in this challenging and rewarding field.

You’ll be required to undertake a mandatory work placement of at least 80 hours, which will give you valuable experience in the sector.


The widespread shortage of mental health workers means there is a strong demand for people qualified in this field. Types of roles available include outreach...

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July 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: You get to learn in a positive, engaging environment with others people who also have lived experience. The class is very engaging, and I learned things about the mental health sector that I never knew I needed to know.

Negatives: During the practical hours of the course, there was not much support of explanatio...

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