Chisholm Institute

Certificate IV in Youth Work

CHC40413

Berwick, Dandenong, Frankston

This starter certificate explores trust and relationship building strategies and prepares you for a career working with children and teenagers at risk.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Youth Work with Chisholm Institute

  • $3,478*

    + $265 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

  • $11,048*

    + $265 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (6 months), Part time (12 months)

  • $13,900*

    + $70 fees

  • Compare

  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (12 months)

  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (12 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • Blended

    Blended Full time (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant work experience, Working with children

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Help shape the lives of young people and learn the skills required to make a difference in this challenging field.

You’ll learn practical skills in areas such as advocacy; effective communication; community education; networking; case work; workplace safety; first aid; empowerment; legal and ethical frameworks; cultural diversity; child protection; mental health; and group activities.

This course prepares you for work in a demanding and ever-changing industry, which requires a high level of skill, knowledge and expertise.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Youth Work with Chisholm Institute, 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 18 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

14 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Work within a community development framework
    CHCCDE003

  • Use communication to build relationships
    CHCCOM002

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

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

  • Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCGRP002

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Work with people with mental health issues
    CHCMHS001

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

  • Engage respectfully with young people
    CHCYTH001

  • Work effectively with young people in the youth work context
    CHCYTH002

  • Support young people to create opportunities in their lives
    CHCYTH003

  • Respond to critical situations
    CHCYTH004

  • Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstances
    CHCYTH010

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

Elective Units

4 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Elective Units for this course and provider may be changing. Check with provider before enrolling.

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
431
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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