Open Training & Education Network

Diploma of Youth Work

CHC50413

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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 Open Training & Education Network

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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

This course is for people who wish to be trained to have responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people.

Workers may be employed in community, government, youth sector and welfare agencies. You will develop the knowledge and skills to develop, implement and review services and programs to meet the needs of young people, to plan and conduct group activities and support young people in crisis.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Youth Work with Open Training & Education Network, 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.

  • Assess co-existing needs
    CHCCCS004

  • Respond to client needs
    CHCCCS016

  • Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    CHCPRP003

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

Course Provider

OTEN is part of the award winning TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute, national winner of the 2010 Large Training Provider and 2011 Skills for Sustainability at the Australian Training Awards. We offer world-class distance education services and products to more than

Registered
1999
Courses
300
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions