Course Description

Working in the disability sector can be very rewarding and diverse, and this qualification will give you advanced skills to potentially move into a supervisory role.

The course is delivered by Open Colleges in partnership with ICM Training. It will equip you with the management qualities to supervise other employees, create frameworks for an effective workplace and assist you to empower your clients to participate in the community and seek an appropriate level of independence.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to pursue various roles in a range of professional disability services, including group homes and respite centres.

We recommend that you have some experience working in disability or a related field before enrolling in this course.

 

This course is offered by Open Colleges on behalf of Integrated Care and Management Training.​

This course involves work placement that currently needs to be undertaken in Australia. More information available in our FAQs

Potential career outcomes

  • Behavioural Support Officer
  • Community-Based Support Officer
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Disability Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Residential Care Officer
  • Senior Personal Care Assistant