Certificate IV in Community Development (08)
TAFE Queensland Brisbane
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It applies to community development work which aims to facilitate community members working together through public social change processes to influence and guide the future of their community. The work may occur within social, environment, economic, arts and culture, and recreation sectors. Workers in this area work within a professional team, under the guidance of others. Students may choose electives from one or more of the following areas: Working with people with alcohol and other drug issues; Working with people with mental health issues; Child protection electives; Social housing work; Homelessness support; and Settlement work.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Support community participation; Develop and implement community programs; Work within a community development framework; Work within specific communities; Develop community resources; Use targeted communication skills to build relationships; Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Work effectively in the community sector; Meet information needs of the community; Maintain an effective work environment; Contribute to OHS processes; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Electives: Maintain and protect culture; Provide sexual and reproductive health information to clients; Plan and conduct group activities; plus more.
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Certificate IVCourse code: CHC40808
- Flexible Delivery = 0.5 year
15 units: 12 core; 3 electives
No minimum education
Where work involves a specific focus on Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and/or culturally diverse clients or communities, one or both of the following electives is recommended: Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.
Life after Study
Community workers encourage and assist community groups to identify their needs, participate in decision-making and develop appropriate services and facilities to meet those needs.