Certificate II in Community Services
Worktrain Pty Ltd
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It may be used as a pathway for workforce entry as community services workers who provide a first point of contact and assist individuals in meeting their immediate needs. At this level, work takes place under direct, regular supervision within clearly defined guidelines.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Provide first point of contact; Communicate and work in health or community services; Work with diverse people; Participate in workplace health and safety; Organise and complete daily work activities. Electives: Work within a community development framework; Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety; Ensure the health and safety of children; Be an effective volunteer; Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; plus more.
About Worktrain Pty LtdWorktrain Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation providing accredited vocational education and training in the community services and health industries across Australia via external/distance education. Training and assessment is customised to reflect the needs of individual learners, their workplace needs and role. RTO code: 90109
Certificate IICourse code: CHC22015
- External = 1 year
9 units: 5 core; 4 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
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