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Find out more about Certificate III in Community Services CHC32015

About the course:

We are a Nationally Recognised Registered Training Organisation (RTO No. 41198).
1 Semester course. This qualification reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs. At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations..

National Qualification Code:CHC32015
Course Duration: 1 Semester
Delivery Arrangement: Face to Face Delivery

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This qualification reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.

At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

About the course:

This program has been designed as an entry pathway into other similar CHC qualifications that contain familiar subjects. On completion of the Certificate III in Community Services (CHC32015), learners will be given significant credit into other Certificate IV level programs currently on offer. With additional study (six months full-time) you can potentially complete the qualifications to maximise your job opportunities in the community.

Total number of units = 12
• 5 core units
• 7 elective units, consisting of:
• at least 5 units from the electives listed below
• up to 2 units from the electives listed below, any endorsed Training Packages or accredited courses – these units must be relevant to the work outcome
All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.


Core units
CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the work environment


Elective units
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people
CHCAOD001 Work in an alcohol and drugs context
CHCAOD002 Work with clients who are intoxicated
CHCAOD003 Provide needle and syringe services
CHCCCS005 Conduct individual assessments
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS017 Provide loss and grief support
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing
CHCCCS028 Provide client-centred support to people in crisis
CHCCDE001 Support participative planning processes
CHCCDE003 Work within a community development framework
CHCCDE004 Implement participation and engagement strategies
CHCCOM001 Provide first point of contact
CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCEDU003 Provide sexual and reproductive health information to clients
CHCEDU005 Work with clients to identify financial literacy education needs
CHCEDU009 Provide parenting, health and well-being education
CHCGRP001 Support group activities
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
CHCPOL001 Contribute to the review and development of policies
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCSET001 Work with forced migrants
CHCSET002 Undertake bicultural work with forced migrants in Australia
CHCSOH001 Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
CHCVOL001 Be an effective volunteer
CHCYTH001 Engage respectfully with young people
CHCYTH003 Support young people to create opportunities in their lives
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTAID005 Provide first aid in remote situations
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
CUECOR01C Manage own work and learning
TAEDEL301A Provide work skill instruction

Qualification Mapping Information

No equivalent qualification.

Links

Companion volumes are available from the CS&HISC website - http://www.cshisc.com.au/

Job Outcome

- Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander community development worker
- Neighbourhood centre worker
- Client contact
- Recreational activities officer (weekend)
- Community care worker
- Residential support worker
- Assistant community workers (focusing on community health primarily in an Indigenous community)
- Support worker (community based with an orientation toward any or a number of the following: youth, women, families, domestic violence, child protection)
- Indigenous youth worker
- Tenants working in a range of areas
- Intake and referral worker (Aboriginal)
- Youth case worker (community health service setting - non residential)
- Juvenile justice court officer
- Youth housing support worker
- Juvenile justice officer
- Youth worker
- Juvenile justice officer (community)

Additional Information

To obtain work in this industry you must be eligible to apply for, and hold a 'Working with Vulnerable People Check'.

Cancellation Policy

There is no refund for students who do not turn up, on the booking date. Changes to class timings are allowed but with 48 hours notice prior to class commencement.


Student requirements:

Must be over 18 years of age
Available during hours 9am – 3pm
Appropriate level of literacy and numeracy skills
Basic computer skills, including internet and email
Working with Children Check (must be obtained prior to work placement)

Course Delivery:

This course is delivered face to face in our Blacktown premises, This face to face course is just one day course.contact us for more information on course starting times.
Please contact us to enrol and get started immediately.

Course Content:

We have various of course practices and lectures. Please see above for details of the course offered.


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