This program is ideal for individuals working in the community sector who provide a range of services and interventions to clients and/or who implement community education and interventions. This qualification defines the knowledge and skills required by support workers and community service workers who work autonomously under the broad guidance of others.Entry requirements
Students will be required to have, or be able to obtain a Suitability for Working with Children Blue Card. If you don't currently have one we can assist you in applying for a Student Blue Card.
CRICOS provider Code 02011C
Application mode Please Enquire
Study area Health
Skill area Community Health
Career Opportunities: Successful completion of this program provides individuals with the knowledge and skills to work in a range of contexts such as community based organisations, residential rehabilitation services and outreach services. Occupational titles may include: Case worker Health education officer Community services worker Outreach officer Community support worker Support worker Domestic violence worker Welfare support worker Early intervention homelessness worker Welfare worker Family support worker.
Study Pathways: Upon completion of this program further study pathways include, Child, Youth and Family Intervention or Youth Work or progress to Diploma level qualifications in these fields or in Community Services Coordination. These programs can all articulate into University programs such as Bachelor of Human Services.Resources required
|Unit code||Unit name||Unit type|
|CHCADMIN305E||Work within the administration protocols of the organisation||Core|
|CHCCD412B||Work within a community development framework||Core|
|CHCCOM302C||Communicate appropriately with clients and colleagues||Core|
|CHCCS411B||Work effectively in the community sector||Core|
|CHCNET301D||Participate in networks||Core|
|CHCORG303B||Participate effectively in the work environment||Core|
|HLTOHS300B||Contribute to OHS processes||Core|
There may be one or more elective competencies, these may differ between institutes. Please contact the institute for more information'.
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