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Diploma of Community Services

National ID: CHC52021 | State ID: BIJ1

There is an ongoing skill shortage in Community Services

Complete this qualification and you could be working in community services, case management or social housing, involved in the managing, coordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

You will have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management, providing direct support to individuals or groups. You may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case managementprogram coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

All our community service qualifications have flexible training delivery modes and the option to study on the job. This means you get the most relevant skills and the opportunity to form industry contacts.

Gain these skills

  • Consultation
  • Community program development
  • Group work
  • Advocacy
  • Case management
  • Policy and research

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Community Worker | Disabilities Services Officer | Family Support Worker | Youth Liaison Officer | Welfare Worker | Welfare Case Worker

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate IV in Youth Work

National ID: CHC40421 | State ID: BII4

Create brighter futures for young people

Complete this qualification and you'll have what it takes to help young people in need. You may find employment in community, government and welfare agencies.

You 'll learn how to create programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people while working to legal and ethical requirements.

During this course you will undertake a supervised or simulated work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

Gain these skills

  • Develop and facilitate a range of community based programs
  • Follow legislative and ethical requirements
  • Implement organisational policies and guidelines

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Youth Worker | Community Worker | Juvenile Justice Worker | Youth Officer | Youth Support Worker | Youth Liaison Officer

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Youth Work

Diploma of Community Services

Diploma of Mental Health

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate IV in Community Services

National ID: CHC42021 | State ID: BII6

Do you want to make a difference for communities?

Be there for people that need it the most. When you complete the Certificate IV in Community Services Work you'll have the skills needed to support all people in the community, as an outreach officer, welfare support worker, or case worker.

Gain these skills

  • Communicate and work effectively in the community services sector
  • Advocate for people's rights
  • Respond appropriately to situations of family and domestic violence
  • Work with cultural diversity
  • Ethical behaviour and legal responsibilities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Welfare Support Worker | Family Support Worker | Parole / Probation Officer | Residential Care Officer

Other job titles may include:

  • Aboriginal Intake and Referral Worker
  • Community Worker (mental health, alcohol & drugs, youth, migrant services)
  • Community Education Worker | Support Worker (Community Services) | Case Worker (Community Services)
  • Domestic Violence Worker
  • Outreach Officer
  • Early Intervention Homelessness Worker
  • Court Support Worker | Community Legal Officers
  • Information and Referral Worker
  • Tenant Advice and Advocacy Worker
  • Phone Advice Worker (Community Services)
  • Supervisor | Team Leader (Community Services)

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Community Services

Diploma of Community Services

Diploma of Youth Work

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance

National ID: HLT33021 | State ID: BID3

Working alongside allied health staff is a growth industry

Gain the skills to assist allied health professionals (physiotherapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists) with the implementation of therapy programs to improve a client's quality of life and independence.

During this course you'll learn how to work with adults and older people with a range of physical disabilities, mental health conditions, developmental delays, communication difficulties and/or social disadvantage. You will have access to a team of allied health professionals who are able to share their experiences and support your learning throughout the course. The course predominantly focuses on working with adults and older people, with limited content relating to paediatric populations.

Learning is primarily classroom based with some online delivery. Access to online resources to reinforce classroom learning is also provided. You will be supported in learning the required knowledge and skills through classroom discussions and simulation activities before undertaking a full-time work placement for three weeks. Assessments will comprise of: online knowledge, in class practical, presenting and demonstrating, as well as during your placement.

As a successful graduate you'll have a wide range of job options depending on where your passions lie and you may gain employment in both public and private health settings such as hospitals, aged care facilities, schools, mental health clinics, private practices and not for profit organisations.

Gain these skills

  • Therapeutic interventions
  • Effective communication with clients and teams
  • Support individual client needs
  • Manage therapy groups using safe work practices and to current industry standards
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Therapy Aide | Therapist Assistant 

Other job titles may include:

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Physiotherapy Assistant
  • Allied Health Assistant
  • Speech Pathology Assistant

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Diploma of Remedial Massage

National ID: HLT52021 | State ID: BIP6

Get national accreditation as a health care provider

This course will provide you with the latest remedial massage techniques. Whilst studying you will practice in a variety of clinical and sporting environments with clients ranging from people with disabilities to elite athletes - we are affiliated with a number of WA sports teams and work with them where possible.

On completion of this course, you are able to apply for and receive a private health care provider number from the nationally accredited massage associations.

Gain these skills

  • Assess a client's massage needs and plan and conduct remedial massage using a wide range of soft tissue massage techniques
  • A knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology
  • Communicate effectively with clients and health professionals, and engage with the health system
  • Work safely and ethically in a health care environment
  • Develop your own massage practice
  • Strong time management skills

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Massage Therapist | Remedial Masseur

Further Study Option(s)

University undergraduate degree

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

National ID: MSL40122 | State ID: BIX6

Build on your Certificate III in Laboratory Skills with units in quality control, performance of instrumental and non-instrumental tests, standardisation and use of solutions.  Gain on the job skills that will stay with you for your entire career.

Gain these skills

  • process and interpret data
  • maintain and calibrate instruments and equipment
  • apply quality system and continuous improvement processes
  • maintain laboratory or field workplace safety
  • receive and prepare samples for testing
  • prepare practical science classes and demonstrations
  • use laboratory application software
  • prepare working solutions
  • perform aseptic techniques
  • perform microscopic examination
  • perform microbiological tests

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Medical Laboratory Technician | Technician | Instrument Operator

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Laboratory Technology

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate III in Laboratory Skills

National ID: MSL30122 | State ID: BIX7

Launch your career in science with this entry-level course that qualifies you to work as a laboratory assistant in food technology, pathology, schools or trades.

Gain these skills

  • collect and prepare samples
  • measure and record the results of experiments
  • maintain and work in a laboratory in the physical, chemical, biological and life sciences

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Science Technicians

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate IV in Fitness

National ID: SIS40221 | State ID: BHE3

Focus on fitness, indoors, outdoors or even online

If you have a passion for health and fitness and want to help others achieve a healthier lifestyle, Personal Training is the career for you.
The Certificate IV in Fitness provides you with the skills and knowledge to begin your career as a Personal Trainer. Learn how to develop safe and effective programs for a range of clients, including older adults, disabilities, teens, sports performance and general populations. You could find yourself working for independent gyms, council run recreation centres, sporting clubs, private companies, or as a self employed sole trader delivering customised one-on-one or group training.
Gain these skills

  • Instruct and deliver personal training to a range of clients, including adolescents, seniors, athletes, and those with more complex exercise needs
  • Plan and deliver training to change client’s body composition (muscle gain and fat loss)
  • Planning and marketing your fitness business
  • Simple diet analysis, and providing healthy eating advice to clients
  • Deliver safe, effective online personal training
  • Work closely with medical and allied health professionals, and take control of your own professional development to further your skills
  • Understand workplace safety and health practices

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Fitness Instructor | Personal Trainer | Group personal trainer | Fitness centre manager

Further Study Option(s)

The majority of Personal Trainers registering with Ausactive complete ongoing education and professional development as required component of their ongoing professional registration.

In addition, the qualification also provides a pathway for individuals wishing to acquire higher level qualifications, enrolling in the Diploma of Fitness or transitioning to university, to study Sport Science or Physical Education.

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Diploma of Beauty Therapy

National ID: SHB50121 | State ID: BHK0

Are you ready to make the world beautiful?

If you are passionate about the beauty industry and would like to obtain the most comprehensive, internationally recognised qualification available this course could be the perfect one for you! Do you have an interest in the science of skincare and a creative flair for style and all things beauty? This advanced qualification will give you job ready skills to pursue your dream career as a beauty therapist or a beauty salon owner.

You will gain the skills to start up your own business and to work in industry. You'll also learn the essentials of small business promotion to be successful in a very competitive market. Once qualified you could find yourself working at a day spa or salon.

You’ll be guided and supported by our team of expert lecturers who are industry professionals, as you learn the complete range of face and body treatments as well as specialised skin treatments. 

Gain these skills

  • microdermabrasion
  • specialised skin peels with Medik8 and Dermalogica
  • IPL and laser safety protocols (laser safety Officer Certificate)
  • facials and specialised facials
  • body massage and aromatherapy massage
  • body treatments
  • waxing
  • lash and brow treatments
  • aromatherapy
  • spray tanning
  • lash extensions
  • skills in retail and sales operations
  • reflexology
  • Indian head massage
  • hot stone massage
  • infection control and safe hygiene
  • blending and application of aromatherapy oils

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Senior Beauty Therapist | Beauty Salon Manager | Salon Therapist | Day Spa Therapist | Massage Therapist | Sales Representative (retail skin-care and cosmetic products) | Beauty Salon Owner | Small Business Owner | Industry Educator or Trainer

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services)

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

National ID: SHB40121 | State ID: BHK1

Does your talent lie in bringing radiance, relaxation and joy to others through the art of a beauty treatment? If you have a career dream to become a beauty therapist, this course will give you job ready skills to work at a day spa, a beauty salon, a resort or even on a cruise ship or in your own home salon.

Be guided by our professional and passionate team of lecturers who are experienced industry specialists. You’ll learn how to provide a range of beauty treatments, including facials and specialised facials for glowing skin, as well as body massage and aromatherapy massage for ultimate relaxation. Develop your manicure and pedicure skills, gain skills in popular services such as waxing, lash and brow tinting and lifting, spray tans, eyelash extensions and professional make-up application.

Grow an understanding of retail operations for the beauty industry and establish a customer service skillset, learning how to create a positive client experience and leave a lasting impression. Your skills will allow you to perform treatments independently and you’ll be trained in coordinating or managing the services within a beauty salon or a department within a larger store.

Gain these skills

  • Facial massage
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Nail art
  • Advanced make-up
  • Waxing
  • Body massage and treatments
  • Retail product sales and advice

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Beauty therapist | Waxing specialist | Skin care specialist | Nail technician | Beauty industry sales rep

Special occasions hair and makeup artist (HMUA)

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Beauty Therapy

Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services)

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
No No selection criteria

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