CHC40313 Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


This qualification reflects the role of those who work in youth and family intervention, including practice specialisations in residential and out of home care, family support and early intervention. Workers operate under a broad supervision framework and within clearly defined organisational guidelines, service plans and position specifications.


Great pathway into the Diploma of Community Services.

Course Delivery

Students meet with assessor for 2-3 hours every 4 weeks at SuniTAFE Mildura campus. Both campuses offer on the job, Traineeships: Duration is 12 month's duration – Enrolment can occur for February to December. This course is currently in transition; the course code, title, units and content may change in the future and further information will be provided upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.

Entry Requirements

Student intake criteria is for MDAS and MASP employees only. Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It 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.

Expected Time to Complete

12 Months

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery 120 $35.00
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships 55 $35.00
CHCDEV001 Confirm client developmental status 60 $35.00
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people 40 $0.00
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety 25 $35.00
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically 55 $35.00
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk 40 $0.00
CHCPRT003 Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people 50 $35.00
CHCPRT005 Work within a practice framework 50 $35.00
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety 20 $0.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs 80 $35.00
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour 40 $35.00
CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs 60 $35.00
CHCCSM004 Coordinate complex case requirements 75 $35.00
CHCEDU009 Provide parenting, health and well-being education 75 $35.00
CHCFAM003 Support people to improve relationships 60 $35.00
CHCFAM004 Facilitate changeovers 60 $35.00
CHCFAM005 Facilitate and monitor contact 70 $35.00
CHCFAM006 Assist families to self-manage contact 60 $35.00
CHCFAM009 Facilitate family intervention strategies 75 $35.00
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services 75 $35.00
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care 40 $35.00
CHCPRT009 Provide primary residential care 90 $35.00
CHCPRT010 Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs 75 $35.00
HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the work environment 25 $35.00
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

2023 2024
Government Subsidised $3,886 $3,961
Concession $1,225
Traineeship $3,392 $3,422
Traineeship Concession $1,126 $455
RPL Government Subsidised $2,832
RPL Concession $566
RPL Self-funded $3,776
Self-Funded $4,830 $4,950

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Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

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Intake Campus Course Details
2023 February Mildura Campus Part Time, Blended, Full Year