Chisholm Institute

Diploma of Youth Work

CHC50413

Berwick, Frankston, Dandenong

Learn how to develop and manage programs in a variety of community, government and welfare settings for the purpose of bringing out the best in young people and giving them a future.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Youth Work with Chisholm Institute

  • $5,483*

    + $310 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $13,250*

    + $310 fees

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  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $13,900*

    + $70 fees

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Berwick

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Berwick

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Dandenong

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Frankston

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Language literacy and numeracy, Police check, Working with children, Information session

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

Gain the skills you need to achieve positive outcomes in the rewarding field of youth work

When you complete the Diploma of Youth Work, you’ll have extensive knowledge about the social, behavioural, development and health needs of young people in the community. You’ll also have the ability to make important decisions about youth at risk, and provide case management and first aid for young people in need.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of 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 21 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

17 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Develop and implement service programs
    CHCCCS007

  • Develop workplace communication strategies
    CHCCOM003

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

  • Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
    CHCDEV002

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

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

  • Plan and conduct group activities
    CHCGRP002

  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
    CHCLEG003

  • Work with people with mental health issues
    CHCMHS001

  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
    CHCPRP001

  • 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 take collective action
    CHCYTH008

  • Support youth programs
    CHCYTH009

  • Manage service response to young people in crisis
    CHCYTH012

  • 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

  • Work effectively in the alcohol and other drugs sector
    CHCAOD402B

  • Maintain legal and ethical work practices
    CHCCS502C

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
525
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions