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Work in Community Care Skill Set (Fee Free)

State ID: AE155

Description

The Work in Community Care Skill Set will give you a great start to get into the community care industry. It covers important areas such as first aid, communicating with diverse people and customer service in a community care setting. You’ll also learn to follow organisational infection prevention and control policies and procedures, including implementing standard and transmission-based precautions and responding to infection risks. You will be job ready, knowing how to provide a first aid response to a casualty in a range of situations, greet clients and exchange routine information to provide a triage service, work respectfully with people from diverse social backgrounds and demonstrate cultural sensitivity, communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and management, and use workplace technology.

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following units

BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities
CHCCOM001 Provide first point of contact
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

 

This course will be offered at these campuses: Albany (2021), Bunbury, Busselton, Collie (2021), Denmark (2021), Esperance (2021), Katanning (2021), Margaret River (2021), and Mount Barker.

If a campus offering this course is not featured in the menu list below or doesn’t have dates, it means they don’t have dates set right now but they are being planned. You can keep checking this page or use the enquiry form to register your interest.

Fees

Student who meet one or more of the following eligibility requirements will be eligible for fee free (course and resource fee) training.
Eligibility requirements

  • Persons aged 15—24 years at the time of enrolment (excluding school students)
  • Secondary school-aged persons who are not enrolled at school.
  • Persons receiving the JobSeeker or JobKeeper payment.
  • Persons and dependents of persons receiving the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY.
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding:
    • a Pensioner Concession Card or Health Care Card; or
    • a Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution.

Students who do not meet one or more of the criteria listed above are able to enrol in the skill sets and pay the applicable course and resource fees in accordance with the Department of Training and Workforce Development’s current Fees and Charges Policy, available at dtwd.wa.gov.au.

If you do not meet the fee free eligibility criteria Opens in a new window for this course, please enrol in the Work in Community Care Skill Set.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

No mandatory entrance requirements.

Job opportunities

This skill set will prepare you for entry level jobs in health, aged and community service care.

How to apply

For full time, part time, flexible or online courses apply at http://tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au when applications are open.

For international students, contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 621 445 or email enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government directed social distancing guidelines, some courses may include a mix of online and classroom based training delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements.

While the mode of delivery might vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same.

The precise mix of delivery method will vary from course to course. The time, place and method of delivery may also vary across the semester to ensure social distancing and safe training delivery for staff and students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

South Regional TAFE will provide students with adequate support to work in online environments where necessary.

Available Semester 1 & Semester 2, 2020

Bunbury - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday  - 20 October to 27 November 2020

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How On Campus
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Please contact your local campus or complete the enquiry form below including preferred dates
Mount Barker - Thursdays and Fridays - 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30 October, 5,6,12,13,19,20,26,27 November, 3,4, 10,11 December 2020

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 18 day/s
When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Mount Barker
How On Campus
Apply now
Please contact your local campus or complete the enquiry form below including preferred dates

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Page last updated October 19, 2020