CHC52021- Diploma of Community Services

Course Duration

104 Weeks

Campus Location

Level 1, 127 Castlereagh St, Liverpool NSW 2170.

Nationally Recognized Training

Study Mode

Full time - Face to Face

This qualification reflects the role of community services workers involved in the delivery, management and coordination of person- centred services to individuals, groups, and communities.

At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously within their scope of practice under broad directions from senior management.

Workers support people to make change in their lives to improve personal and social wellbeing and may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers. They may also undertake case management and program coordination.

This Qualification will be delivered over 104 weeks, including 63 weeks classroom training and assessment –  17 weeks work placement and 24 weeks holiday.

This Program will be delivered on 20 hours face to face per week

Australian Global College has the following entry requirements:

Domestic students:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Language, literacy, and numeracy (LLN) skill sufficient to complete the course, for example, to read materials relevant to the course, participate in discussions and roleplays and apply numerical concepts such as time management.

International students:

  • Must be 18 years old or over.
  • Completed year 12 or equivalent.
  • Minimum score of 5.5 – IELTS, 46 – TOEFL, 42 – PTE, 47 CAE, OET Pass, score or equivalent
Successful completion of this program may assist students to gain entry into further study at a University or Institute of Higher Education or undertake study at the Advanced Diploma level.
To apply for Credit Transfer students must be able to present their original Qualification /Statement of Attainment or certified copies of the qualification, with National codes and titles that match the current course in which the student is enrolled. Where RPL or Credit Transfer is granted to individual overseas students AGC will notify DHA of the change to the duration of study though PRISMS reporting. Academic course credit policy and procedures and application form are available on AGC website.

The work placement will be organized, facilitated, and supervised by AGC with its industry partners. This course requires students to complete 340 hours of work placement.

The following employment pathways are available to students who complete this qualification.

  • Community Care Manager
  • Care Team Leader
  • Support Facilitator (Community Services)
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs Core
CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs Core
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations Core
CHCCSM013 Facilitate and review case management Core
CHCDEV005 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on people in community work and services Core
CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence Core
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people Core
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety Core
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance Core
CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes Core
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice Core
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety Core
CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship Elective
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues Elective
CHCMHS007 Work effectively in trauma informed care Elective
CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship and process Elective
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships Elective
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour Elective
CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategy Elective
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing Elective

Fee details are in this link

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