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CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services

CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services

IntakeCampusStandard DurationApprenticeship DurationTraineeship Duration
2019 FebruaryWatton Street, WerribeeFull-time: I year
2019 FebruaryGeelong CityFull-time: I year

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Course Description

Are you considering a career in the community services sector, perhaps in social welfare or community development? Do you have good communication skills and a willingness to help people? 

This entry-level community services course is a great starting point to prepare you for work in the community and is now being offered at our Werribee Campus in Watton Street.

You will learn about advocacy, community development, client needs assessment, teamwork, support group activities, and administration that will set you up with the skills you need to work in the Community Services sector.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE in 2019.

Work placement/industry experience

The course includes six days of work placement which is coordinated by The Gordon.

You will be required to obtain both a current and approved Working with Children Check and Police Check to meet workplace regulatory requirements

How often do I attend?

February intake: 2 days per week | Tuesday & Thursday | time TBA
July intake: 2 days per week | Monday & Wednesday | time TBA

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Community Health Support Worker
  • Youth Support Worker
  • Case Support Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Volunteer Co-ordinator
  • Neighbourhood Centre Manager

Course Description

Course Description

Are you considering a career in the community services sector, perhaps in social welfare or community development? Do you have good communication skills and a willingness to help people? 

This entry-level community services course is a great starting point to prepare you for work in the community and is now being offered at our Werribee Campus in Watton Street.

You will learn about advocacy, community development, client needs assessment, teamwork, support group activities, and administration that will set you up with the skills you need to work in the Community Services sector.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE in 2019.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

The course includes six days of work placement which is coordinated by The Gordon.

You will be required to obtain both a current and approved Working with Children Check and Police Check to meet workplace regulatory requirements

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

February intake: 2 days per week | Tuesday & Thursday | time TBA
July intake: 2 days per week | Monday & Wednesday | time TBA

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Community Health Support Worker
  • Youth Support Worker
  • Case Support Worker
  • Residential Support Worker
  • Volunteer Co-ordinator
  • Neighbourhood Centre Manager
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study
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Apprenticeship and Traineeship applicants

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Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 18/01/2019 10:02:14 PM

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