Certificate IV in Community Services Work (08)
Lifetime International Training College
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Gold Coast||Yes||External, Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It covers workers who provide a range of services and interventions to clients, and/or who implement community education and interventions. Individuals will learn how to provide a holistic approach to client needs, including social, emotional, psychological and practical support. Work may take place in a range of contexts such as community-based organisations, residential rehabilitation services and outreach services, and workers may have supervisory responsibilities. It also defines the knowledge and skills required by support workers and case workers who work autonomously under the broad guidance of others, and refers to specific knowledge of a client group and appropriate intervention processes applied in residential and community settings.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work within a community development framework; Identify and respond to children and young people at risk; Use targeted communication skills to build relationships; Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Work effectively in the community sector; Deliver and develop client services; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Maintain an effective work environment; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Contribute to OHS processes. Electives: Work effectively in social housing; Provide support and care relating to suicide bereavement; Develop, implement and review sexual and reproductive health education programs; plus more.
About Lifetime International Training CollegeEstablished in 1998, Lifetime International Training College is a Registered Training Organisation located on the Gold Coast. It offers accredited courses in areas such as Aged care, Community services, Leadership & Management, First aid and Business. As a CRICOS provider, the College offers Aged Care, Business and Management courses to international students. The College offers a flexible approach and a range of study options to meet the needs of students in various circumstances. Students are welcome to come to the College for private study by appointment.
Provider CRICOS: 02762G RTO code: 5877
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC40708
- External = 1.5 years
- Part-time Block or Day Release
14 units: 10 core; 4 elective
No minimum education
Where work also involves a specific focus on Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander clients or communities, candidates are recommended to select the following unit: 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.