CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs

This qualification reflects the role of entry level workers who provide services and interventions to clients with alcohol and other drugs issues and/or implement health promotion and community interventions. Work in undertaken in contexts such as community based organisations, withdrawal services, residential rehabilitation services and outreach services under the guidance of other practitioners and professionals, with limited responsibility and within established parameters.

Study mode

Online / On Campus

Course duration

12 months


180 St Kilda Road, St Kilda Victoria 3182


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Substance Abuse Counsellor$1,150 weekly pay
Social Worker$1,150 weekly pay
Welfare Worker$1,150 weekly pay
Rehabilitation Counsellor$1,150 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Community Development Manager$1,920 weekly pay
Psychotherapist$1,450 weekly pay
Counsellor$1,450 weekly pay
Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner$1,920 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

Enquire with Australian Institute of Flexible Learning to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs is a nationally recognised course delivered by Australian Institute of Flexible Learning, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment options

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About this provider

The Australian Institute of Flexible Learning has been established since 2005. It is dedicated to training, education and providing an organisation in Australia that provides flexible and varied learning options for all those who endeavour to be educated and empowered in their journeys.

Operating since 2005
Legal name J J Endeavors Pty Ltd
RTO code 45364