Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Peer workforce development

Certificate IV (CHC43515) in Mental Health Peer Work

In partnership with Wodonga TAFE (RTO 3097) MHV is offering a national qualification developed in conjunction with a steering committee of peers and organisations in the mental health field. This is the must-have qualification for peer workers.

Please note, this course is for those working in the mental health sector already. The course features a combination of skills and frameworks to implement in the workplace and inform professional development.

This course is delivered over 12 months via Zoom. All workshops will be held on the same day and time of the week to ensure consistency. Enrolled students will receive a detailed schedule.

Please fill out the EOI if you are interested in this course. Please note we only accept EOIs for the course at this time (no phone calls or emails). Those who have completed an EOI will have the opportunity to attend an online information session once the next intake date has been confirmed. 

Register your interest in upcoming 2024 intakes (dates TBD) using the link below:

Click Me - Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work: Expression of Interest

For more information on the Certificate IV, please see Wodonga TAFE’s website here: Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work - Wodonga TAFE.

Foundations of Peer Work

This five-day training program is delivered from content taken directly from the Certificate IV of Mental Health Peer Work and is an essential course for anyone wanting to understand the fundamentals of peer work. With content including:

  • Approaches and frameworks of peer work practice
  • Understanding the role of the peer worker
  • Legal and ethical considerations
  • Using lived experience effectively
  • Developing and facilitating groups

This course will provide you with the fundamental components to allow you to be an effective peer worker in any organisation.

Visit our registration page for upcoming training

Professional Development

Mental Health Victoria offers a range of professional development opportunities to help you expand on your knowledge. Our trainings would be a great addition to your qualification! Read more about our workforce development training opportunities here.

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