Skill set details

CHCSS00013 - Disability work skill set - active support of clients with a disability (Release 2)


Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by CHCSS00098 - Individual Support - Disability Skill SetThis version was released in the CHC Community Services Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Significant changes to units. 07/Dec/2015

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
2 (this release) 07/May/2012
(View details for release 1) 25/Mar/2011

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Modification History

CHC08 Version 3 

CHC08 Version 4 


Disability work skill set – active support of clients with a disability

Disability work skill set – active support of clients with a disability

Updated in Version 4

ISC upgrade changes. Update of unit codes. No change to competency outcome.


Not Applicable

Pathways Information


These units may provide credit towards a range of community sector qualifications at Certificate IV or Diploma level.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements


CHCDIS220B Prepare for disability work

CHCDIS302A Maintain an environment to empower people with disabilities

CHCDIS410A Facilitate community participation and inclusion

CHCDIS509E Maximise participation in work by people with disabilities

CHCICS406B Support client self management

CHCICS407B Support positive lifestyle

Target Group

Target group 

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a community services qualification at Certificate IV level or higher or commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes.

It provides a set of skills required for work in active support.

In particular this skill set is appropriate for those holding a Certificate IV in Disability.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

Required form of words for Statement of Attainment 

This skill set meets industry requirements as specified in the CHC08 Community Services Training Package for working in a service delivery program which practises active support of people with disbilities.