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CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services

CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services

National ID CHC52021 State ID BIJ1
Advance your career in the Community Services sector

When you complete the Diploma of Community Services you'll be on your way to a team leading career as a program coordinator, early intervention worker, or case manager.

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Education and Community Services

This course is part of the Lower fees, local skills initiative. From 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession, plus resource fees and other fees that may apply to your course.

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    CampusesAlbany.

    When All year round. Semester 1, 2024. Semester 2, 2024.

    Study Mode Flexible. Full-Time. Part-Time.

    This qualification addresses work in roles that usually involve service delivery, either direct client work and/or community education or development projects.

    Workers at this level operate at an advanced skill level and may also have responsibility for the supervision of other staff and volunteers and the design and delivery of service programs, managing budgets, contracts and compliance requirements.

    Possible career options for graduates are Welfare Worker, Youth Worker, Developmental Worker, Home Care worker, Family Carer or Nursing Assistant. Graduates are able to work in aged care homes, youth shelters, State Government Family and Community Service Agencies, youth centres, aboriginal communities, community centres and local councils. Working for oneself through contract community work is possible also.

    South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2024. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs. Fees may vary for courses transitioning to the new training package.

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    All year round, 2024

    Details

    When All year round, 2024
    Where Albany
    How External

    Course fees

    Indicative General fee $1,422.80
    (Tuition fee* $1,200.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Concession fee $622.80
    (Tuition fee* $400.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Fees and Charges

    The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of Fee Disclaimers

    Units

    Not all units and study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus.

    Core

    National ID Unit title
    HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
    CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs
    CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
    CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
    CHCCSM013 Facilitate and review case management
    CHCDEV005 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on people in community work and services
    CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
    CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    Elective

    National ID Unit title
    CHCSOH013 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
    CHCMGT004 Secure and manage funding
    CHCADV002 Provide advocacy and representation services
    CHCGRP002 Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCCSL007 Support counselling clients in decision-making processes
    CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship and process
    CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship
    CHCDFV006 Counsel clients affected by domestic and family violence

    Semester 1, 2024

    Details

    When Semester 1, 2024
    Where Albany
    How Classroom

    Course fees

    Indicative General fee $1,422.80
    (Tuition fee* $1,200.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Concession fee $622.80
    (Tuition fee* $400.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Fees and Charges

    The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of Fee Disclaimers

    Units

    Not all units and study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus.

    Core

    National ID Unit title
    HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
    CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs
    CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
    CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
    CHCCSM013 Facilitate and review case management
    CHCDEV005 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on people in community work and services
    CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
    CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    Elective

    National ID Unit title
    CHCSOH013 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
    CHCMGT004 Secure and manage funding
    CHCADV002 Provide advocacy and representation services
    CHCGRP002 Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCCSL007 Support counselling clients in decision-making processes
    CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship and process
    CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship
    CHCDFV006 Counsel clients affected by domestic and family violence

    Semester 2, 2024

    Details

    Duration 2 Semesters
    When Semester 2, 2024
    Where Albany
    How Classroom

    Course fees

    Indicative General fee $1,422.80
    (Tuition fee* $1,200.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Concession fee $622.80
    (Tuition fee* $400.00 + Resource fee $222.80 )
    Indicative Fees and Charges

    The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of Fee Disclaimers

    Units

    Not all units and study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus.

    Core

    National ID Unit title
    HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
    CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs
    CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
    CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
    CHCCSM013 Facilitate and review case management
    CHCDEV005 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on people in community work and services
    CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
    CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    Elective

    National ID Unit title
    CHCSOH013 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
    CHCMGT004 Secure and manage funding
    CHCADV002 Provide advocacy and representation services
    CHCGRP002 Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCCSL007 Support counselling clients in decision-making processes
    CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship and process
    CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship
    CHCDFV006 Counsel clients affected by domestic and family violence

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