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Certificate IV in Community Services

National ID: CHC42015 | State ID: AWL8

 

If you enjoy helping people and like working in a team then a career in community services could be for you. 

You will gain the knowledge and skills to communicate and work effectively in the community services sector, promoting social, emotional and physical wellbeing, responding to critical situations, responding to children at risk, assisting collective action, working with cultural diversity, ethical behaviour and legal responsibilities.

At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a community or welfare support worker, outreach officer, family support worker or domestic violence worker.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Community Services, Diploma of Youth Work or Diploma of Mental Health, Diploma of Community Welfare Work. Graduates may be eligible for University entry.

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

South Metro Tafe
Armadale
One semester
N
N

South Metro Tafe
Bentley
One semester
N
N

South Metro Tafe
Mandurah
One semester
N
N

South Metro Tafe
Murdoch
One semester
Y
Y

North Metro Tafe
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
One semester
N
N

North Metro Tafe
Leederville
One semester
N
N

North Metro Tafe
Midland
One semester
N
N

South Regional Tafe
Bunbury
One semester
Y
Y

Entrance requirements

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a community or welfare support worker, outreach officer, family support worker or domestic violence worker.

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a community or welfare support worker, outreach officer, family support worker or domestic violence worker.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Community Services, Diploma of Youth Work or Diploma of Mental Health, Diploma of Community Welfare Work. Graduates may be eligible for University entry.

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

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