TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Youth Work

CHC40413

Loftus, Ultimo

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 TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute

  • $1,990*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Loftus

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Ultimo

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $7,490*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Loftus

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Ultimo

    • TBA

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified February 10, 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
Work Placement
Check with provider

Course Overview

You will develop skills in community development, communication, empowerment of young people, cultural diversity, and crisis management.

This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and youth sector agencies and workers will be responsible for implementing policies and guidelines of the employing organisation, and largely self-directed with fairly autonomous decision-making capacity under the indirect supervision of a manager.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Youth Work with TAFE NSW - Sydney 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.

  • Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
    CHCAOD001

  • Coordinate complex case requirements
    CHCCSM004

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

Course Provider

NSW TAFE College with campuses in Enmore, Eora, Petersham, Randwick, St George, Sutherland - Gymea and Ultimo.

Registered
1999
Courses
619
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions