This qualification reflects the role of the entry level for the community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individual(s) in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.
Personal carer; support worker; community organisation employee.
Certificate IV in Community Services and the Diploma of Community Services.
Both Swan Hill and Mildura offer students the opportunity to complete the Certificate III as an on the job traineeship. Duration is dependent on the student's progression through the units (12-18 months). Enrolment can occur at any stage of the year. Classroom based delivery is only offered at the Swan Hill campus 2 days per week on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Flexible delivery also available.
Obtain a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate and Working with Children Check that must be supplied prior to enrolment.Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. This will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.
|CHCCCS016||Respond to client needs||60||$35.00|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services||30||$35.00|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||40||$35.00|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care||25||$35.00|
|HLTWHS006||Manage personal stressors in the work environment||25||$35.00|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients||100||$35.00|
|CHCAOD001||Work in an alcohol and other drugs context||80||$35.00|
|CHCCCS005||Conduct individual assessments||45||$35.00|
|CHCCCS009||Facilitate responsible behaviour||40||$35.00|
|CHCCCS019||Recognise and respond to crisis situations||45||$35.00|
|CHCCCS023||Support independence and wellbeing||80||$35.00|
|CHCCCS028||Provide client-centred support to people in crisis||70||$35.00|
|CHCCDE003||Work within a community development framework||65||$35.00|
|CHCCOM001||Provide first point of contact||35||$35.00|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships||55||$35.00|
|CHCDFV001||Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence||50||$35.00|
|CHCDIS007||Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability||100||$35.00|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety||25||$35.00|
|CHCGRP001||Support group activities||30||$35.00|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically||55||$35.00|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues||80||$35.00|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships||80||$35.00|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||40||$35.00|
|CHCSOH001||Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness||85||$35.00|
|CHCVOL001||Be an effective volunteer||25||$35.00|
|CHCYTH003||Support young people to create opportunities in their lives||45||$35.00|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid||18||$35.00|
|RPL Government Subsidised||$1,254|
|2021 Ongoing Enrolment||Mildura Campus||Full Time, Part Time, Full Year, Trainee|
|2021 February||Swan Hill Campus||Part Time, Blended Delivery, Full Year, Tuesdays, Fridays twice a month, 5PM to 8.00PM|
|2021 February||Swan Hill Campus||Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year, Wednesdays and Thurdays, Friday workshops twice per month, 9.00AM to 3.00PM|