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Certificate II in Community Services

CHC22015

Shepparton

This certificate is the first step in a career working as a support officer or contact officer in a community services role.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate II in Community Services with gotafe

  • $739*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Shepparton

    • July 1, 2017

    • Full time (10 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months)

  • $801*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Shepparton

    • July 1, 2017

    • Full time (10 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (10 months)

*Verified June 23, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

Choose to study the Certificate II in Community Services and give yourself the best start to your career in Community Services.

This qualification may be used as a pathway for workforce entry as community services workers who provide a first point of contact and assist individuals in meeting their immediate needs. At this level, work takes place under direct, regular supervision within clearly defined guidelines.

  • Assistant Community Services Worker
  • Care Service Employee
  • Care Worker
  • Community Services Contact Officer
  • Customer Service Staff (Community Services)
  • Home Helper
  • Night Patrol Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)
  • Personal care giver
  • Personal care worker
  • Personal care assistant
  • Reception front desk staff

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate II in Community Services with gotafe, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 9 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Organise and complete daily work activities
    BSBWOR202

  • Provide first point of contact
    CHCCOM001

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Manage personal stress in the workplace
    BSBWOR201

  • Work within a community development framework
    CHCCDE003

  • Use communication to build relationships
    CHCCOM002

  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    CHCDIV002

  • Ensure the health and safety of children
    CHCECE002

  • Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
    CHCECE004

  • Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
    CHCECE007

  • Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
    CHCPRT001

  • Be an effective volunteer
    CHCVOL001

  • Provide basic emergency life support
    HLTAID002

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Manage personal stressors in the work environment
    HLTWHS006

Course Provider

GOTAFE offers real world learning experiences, flexible hands-on training and a wide range of accredited courses across regional Victoria.

The largest tertiary education provider in Northern Victoria, they offer over 250 courses to almost 20,000 enrolled students.

The strength of GOTAFE lies in their experienced, skilled and innovative staff who provide training and skills development to students, industry clients and the wider community through innovative, customised and quality assured training programs.

Registered
1996
Courses
346
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions