Hunter TAFE

Certificate IV in Community Services

CHC42015

Ourimbah, Glendale, Hamilton

This foundation qualification equips you with essential skills and knowledge required to design and deliver community service programs.

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

  • TBA*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Glendale

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Hamilton

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Ourimbah

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (31 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (31 weeks)

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Glendale

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Hamilton

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Ourimbah

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (31 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (31 weeks)

*Verified February 13, 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 Health Education Officer
  • Aboriginal Intake and Referral Worker
  • Case Worker (Community Services)
  • Community Education Worker
  • Community Legal Officers
  • Court Support Worker
  • Domestic Violence Worker
  • Early Intervention Homelessness Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Information and Referral Worker
  • Health Education Officer
  • Outreach Officer
  • Personal Adviser
  • Phone Advice Worker
  • Support Worker (Community Services)
  • Tenant Advice and Advocacy Worker
  • Welfare Rights Worker
  • Welfare Support Worker
  • Women's Health Educator
  • Peak organisation worker
  • Community support worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV 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 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

7 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
    CHCADV001

  • Assess co-existing needs
    CHCCCS004

  • Use communication to build relationships
    CHCCOM002

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • Maintain work health and safety
    HLTWHS003

Elective Units

8 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
    CHCAOD001

  • Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
    CHCCCS003

  • Work within a community development framework
    CHCCDE003

  • Develop and provide community projects
    CHCCDE007

  • Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management
    CHCCSM005

  • Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
    CHCDFV001

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

  • Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCGRP002

  • Work with people with mental health issues
    CHCMHS001

  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCPRP003

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

  • Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
    CHCSOH001

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
675
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions