Certificate IV in Pastoral Care (12)
Unity College Australia
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Canberra||Yes||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It aims to develop foundation skills involved in pastoral care work. It covers people who provide person-centred care that takes into account the pastoral care needs arising from people's experiences. Work may take place in a range of contexts such as the client's workplace, hospitals, aged care facilities, schools and community environments. Pastoral care workers work with other practitioners in developing holistic approaches to care.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Use targeted communication skills to build relationships; Work effectively in the community sector; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Maintain an effective work environment; Reflect on and improve own professional practice; Undertake pastoral care work; Contribute to WHS processes; plus Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; or Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Elective: Support older people to maintain their independence; Work effectively with people with a disability; Work with people with mental health issues; Provide counselling for clients with problem gambling issues; Work effectively in social housing; plus more.
About Unity College AustraliaEstablished in 1995, Unity College Australia is a Registered Training Organisation. It offers nationally accredited courses covering general vocational programs, Christian studies and creative arts.
Provider CRICOS: 02160A RTO code: 6330
Certificate IVCourse code: CHC41112
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal
13 units: 8 core; 5 elective
No minimum education
Where work involves a specific focus on both Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and culturally diverse clients or communities, candidates are recommended to select whichever of the following units not selected as core: 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.