Hunter TAFE

Certificate III in Community Services

CHC32015

Wyong

This foundation certificate introduces a range of essential skills for supporting individuals in their daily lives. It also equips you to help with the implementation of community-based programs.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Community Services with Hunter TAFE

  • TBA*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Wyong

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • $1,450*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Wyong

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

*Verified January 22, 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

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Aboriginal Community Development Worker
  • Aboriginal Intake and Referral Worker
  • Aboriginal Youth Worker
  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Assistant Community Worker
  • Client Contact
  • Juvenile Justice Officer
  • Recreational Activities Officer
  • Neighbourhood Centre Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)
  • Weekend Recreational Activities Officer
  • Welfare Support Worker
  • Youth Housing Support Worker
  • Youth Support Worker
  • Youth Worker
  • Community care worker
  • Youth case worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Community Services with Hunter TAFE, 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 12 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Respond to client needs
    CHCCCS016

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
    HLTWHS002

  • Manage personal stressors in the work environment
    HLTWHS006

Elective Units

7 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
    CHCADV001

  • Facilitate responsible behaviour
    CHCCCS009

  • Work within a community development framework
    CHCCDE003

  • Provide first point of contact
    CHCCOM001

  • Work with people with mental health issues
    CHCMHS001

  • Contribute to the review and development of policies
    CHCPOL001

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

Course Provider

Hunter TAFE is one of the largest and oldest TAFE institutes in NSW. It's one of 10 large institutes that provide TAFE coverage across NSW, and offers vocational training and higher education to Australian and international students from 15 campuses throughout the Hunter.

It also provides a range of student services including careers, counselling, pathways and disability services. It also offers onsite accommodation at the Kurri Kurri and Muswellbrook campuses.

Campus locations include Belmont, Cessnock, Glendale, Gosford, Hamilton, Newcastle, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Ourimbah, Scone, Singleton, Tomaree and Wyong.

Registered
1998
Courses
555
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions