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68 TAFE NSW -- Western Sydney Institute -- Course and Career Guide 2011 Certificate IV in (NRT) Mental Health Course No: 18176 National Code: CHC40508 Duration: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time, flexible Location: Blue Mountains, Mount Druitt Description: This supports you to work in a range of community services focused on rehabilitation and support for people a ected by mental illness and psychiatric disability, implementing community based activities focusing on mental health, mental illness and psychiatric disability, and mental health promotion work. You will be required to submit a Prohibited Employment Declaration enabling you to take part in work based or practical activities. Entry Requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent or NSW School Certificate or equivalent and relevant experience. Career Opportunities: Community Rehabilitation and Support Worker, Community Support Worker, Mental Health Outreach Worker, Mental Health Rehabilitation Support Worker, Mental Health Support Worker. Certificate III in (NRT) Nutrition and Dietetic Assistance Course No: 2616 National Code: HLT31507 Duration: 18 weeks full-time, up to 1 year part-time Location: Mount Druitt Description: You will learn how to process client meal orders and to plan, evaluate and modify menus and meals for a range of clients. You will also learn how to contribute to work e ectiveness in health care settings by acquiring skills in food safety, infection control, occupational health and safety, and working as part of a team. Entry Requirements: NSW School Certificate or equivalent. Career Opportunities: Dietetic Assistant / Nutrition Assistant in hospitals. Diploma of (NRT) Remedial Massage Application Required -- see page 6 Course No: 18277 National Code: HLT50307 Duration: Up to 2 years part-time Location: Blue Mountains Description: This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a remedial massage therapist. It covers the provision of remedial massage to clients with specific needs such as injury management, rehabilitation, palliative care aged care and children. Knowledge includes the chemical, biological and biophysical aspects of massage, taught within the philosophies and principles of complementary therapies to enable you to work safely and ethically with your clients. Entry Requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent. Career Opportunities: Remedial Massage Practitioner/Therapist, Remedial Therapist. International students CRICOS Code 062168G Statement of Attainment in (NRT) Remote Area First Aid Course No: 2608 Duration: 4 days Location: Blue Mountains Description: Provides the competences required to o er first aid to a casualty in a remote area and to manage the casualty over an extended period of time until medical assistance is provided or the casualty can be evacuated. Entry Requirements: NSW School Certificate or equivalent. Career Opportunities: Outdoor Guide. Certificate IV in (NRT) Youth Work Application Required -- see page 6 Course No: 18224 National Code: CHC41808 Duration: 1 year full-time Location: Blue Mountains, Mount Druitt Description: This supports you to develop and facilitate programs for young people through a range of community based programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. Such work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies and workers will be responsible for implementing policies and guidelines of the employing organisation and operate largely self directed with fairly autonomous decision making capacity under the indirect supervision of a manager. Entry Requirements: NSW HSC or equivalent or NSW School Certificate or equivalent and relevant experience. Career Opportunities: Community Development Worker (youth), Youth and Family Resource O cer, Indigenous Youth Worker, Youth and Family Service Worker, Recreational Youth Activities Worker, Youth Case Worker, Residential Care Worker, Youth Housing Support Worker, Support Work.