Western Sydney Institute

Diploma of Youth Work

CHC50413

Mount Druitt

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.

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Mount Druitt

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (36 weeks)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of people with responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people managed through a range of agencies and designed to meet the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Youth Work with Western 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 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.

  • Plan and implement a mentoring program
    BSBLED805

  • Respond to client needs
    CHCCCS016

  • Work with young people to establish support networks
    CHCYTH006

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

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
686
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions