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 work with clients with mental health issues, including responding to potential risk of suicide.


This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a relevant professional or vocational qualification or commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes.

It provides skills and knowledge in working with clients with mental health issues, including potential risk of suicide.


The Mental health skill set - including respond to risk of suicide consists of:


add topic CHCCS521B Assess and respond to individuals at risk of suicide

add topic CHCMH401A Work effectively in mental health settings

add topic CHCMH402B Apply understanding of mental health issues and recovery processes

add topic CHCMH403A Establish and maintain communication and relationships to support the recovery process

add topic CHCMH404B Conduct assessment and planning as part of the recovery process


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