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.
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||$40.00|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services||30||$40.00|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people||40||$40.00|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care||25||$40.00|
|HLTWHS006||Manage personal stressors in the work environment||25||$40.00|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients||100||$40.00|
|CHCCOM001||Provide first point of contact||35||$40.00|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships||55||$40.00|
|CHCECE004||Promote and provide healthy food and drinks||35||$40.00|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically||55||$40.00|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues||80||$40.00|
|CHCPRP001||Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships||80||$40.00|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||40||$40.00|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid||18||$25.00|
|RPL Government Subsidised||$1,260||$1,260|
|2020 Ongoing Enrolment||Mildura Campus||Full Time, Part Time, Full Year, Trainee|