By undertaking a Certificate IV in Mental Health at our Geelong institute, you will gain all the skills and knowledge you need to help make a real difference in the lives of the people around you.
AGB Training endeavours to empower its students through world class education, giving their students the tools they need to have a substantial impact on their community and society as a whole.
Having access to qualified professionals that can help people overcome and implement strategies to deal with mental health issues has never been more important than it is right now.
Many regional communities in Australia are experiencing what can only be described as a ‘mental healthy epidemic’, with issues most prevalent in young people and society’s most vulnerable.
If you want a career where you can make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis, then a career in mental health is most definitely for you.
Many of our grads work with people both in a residential and clinical setting, with many career pathways both in the public and private sector available to you.
The work placement and on-the-job training that you are required to carry out as part of your qualification will also ensure you are well prepared, with the practical and interpersonal skills required to build a connection with your patients and fulfill the role to the best of your ability.
What kind of work can you do with a Certificate IV in Mental Health?
This qualification involves providing people with self-directed recovery, being there to give ongoing support for people affected by mental illness and psychiatric disability.
Your day-to-day will focus around organising and implementing activities in the community to help promote and better the wellbeing of people suffering from mental illness and psychiatric disability.