22510VIC Course in Identifying and Responding to Family Violence Risk

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

Overview

The 22510VIC Course in Identifying and Responding to Family Violence Risk provides an accredited training program and vocational outcomes for a person in universal services role to identify the presenting risk of family violence for universal service users and provide a response appropriate to the role of universal service professionals. Participants undertaking the course will be professionals who do not have family violence as a core function of their role. These professionals may encounter victim survivors (including children and young people) and perpetrators through their interactions with children, families and/or adults within their work at universal service organisations such as schools, early childhood, justice, community and health services, sport and recreation organisations and faith-based institutions. This course also provides the foundational understanding of family violence and risk needed for further levels of specialisation.

Careers

Schools, early childhood, justice, community and health services, sport and recreation organisations and faith-based institutions.

Pathways

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education, Diploma in Early Childhood Education, Certificate IV in Mental Health, Certificate IV in Community Services, Diploma in Community Services, Certificate IV in Disability.

Course Delivery

3 day short course for existing professionals, classroom based/workshop delivery.

Entry Requirements

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

3 Days

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
VU22733 Identify and provide initial response to family violence risk 50 $0.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Project
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this course.
Intake Campus Course Details
2020 July Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 27th July, 3rd August, 12th August, 9.00AM to 4.00PM
2020 October Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 5th, 12th & 19th October, 9.00AM to 4.00PM
2020 November Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, 4th, 11th & 18th November, 9.00AM to 4.00PM