Diploma Of Community Services

VET NATIONAL CODE: CHC52015

Total Duration

52 Weeks

(XX wks Tuition + XX wks Holiday breaks)

Location

NSW | QLD | TAS Campuses (AIBT)

Pricing

OffShore Int Student: $12,000 *
OnShore Student Visa Holder: TBA*
Domestic Student: TBA *
* Total Material Fee $1000

This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management. Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management; program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

CLINICAL PLACEMENT:
Clinical placement is an essential component of this qualification. Clinical placement consolidates the students’ knowledge within the real health environment, applying theory to practice.

Students will be required to undertake a total of 100 clinical placement hours.

We can assist students to find placement, however placement is not guaranteed.

All applicants must be willing to undertake clinical placement in a health care facility during the program. Students are required to organise their own travel to and from these facilities and may be required to undertake placement in regional areas.

Before commencing clinical placement, students must meet the following mandatory requirements at their own expense:

– Have a current Australian First Aid Certificate
– Have current competency in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – this must be updated annually and is included in the
program
– Provide an Australian Federal Police Certificate indicating that the student has passed the Australian Federal Police (National)
Check.

National Code:
CHC52015
CRICOS Course Code:
093815B
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:

In Class/Blended (NSW/QLD/TAS)

 

Assessment:
A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects.
Start dates:
Beginning of every month except April, August, December (Vacation)
Awarded by
Australia Institute of Business & Technology – RTO Code 41138 ( CRICOS: 03430J)
Packaging Rules:
8 core units
Plus 8 elective units
8 elective units, consisting of:
at least 6 units from the electives listed below
up to 2 units from the electives listed below, any endorsed Training Packages or accredited courses – these units must be relevant to the work outcome

Core Subjects

 
CHCCCS007
Develop and implement service programs
CHCCOM003
Develop workplace communication strategies
CHCDEV002
Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
CHCDIV003
Manage and promote diversity
CHCLEG003
Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCMGT005
Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
CHCPRP003
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTWHS004
Manage work health and safety
 
 

Elective Subjects

 
CHCPRP001
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCDIV002
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCAGE001
Facilitate the empowerment of older people
BSBRSK501
Manage risk
BSBWOR403
Manage stress in the workplace
BSBSWOR502
Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBINN601
Lead and manage organisational change
BSBHRM513

Manage workforce planning


Community Services Worker
Community Services Coordinator
Support Worker

Entry requirement:
Academic requirement:
A minimum of Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.
English requirement:
A minimum of IELTS 6 or equivalent is required. International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

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