Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention
TAFE Queensland North
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of workers in residential facilities and/or non-residential settings related to child protection and family support work. These workers: work under limited supervision or within a team and are responsible for planning and prioritising their own work program to achieve targets; may supervise other workers; may, depending on the focus of their role, carry out activities related to improvement of personal living and emotional circumstances of a child or young person at risk; may exercise legal authorities and delegated decision-making on relevant statutory matters.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Provide services to clients with complex needs; Analyse client information for service planning and delivery; Work effectively in child protection to support children, young people and families; Build professional practice and sectoral expertise; Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs; plus more and electives.
About TAFE Queensland NorthTAFE Queensland North is part of the TAFE Queensland network; they promote the vision of Queenslanders excelling in learning, skilling and work for personal, community and economic prosperity.
For more than 130 years they have been delivering education and training across the state. They are now the single largest provider in the state of Queensland.
With 17 campuses located across northern Queensland, TAFE Queensland North extends from the Whitsundays on the east coast of Queensland, west to the Mount Isa region and far north to Bamaga and Thursday Island at the tip of the Cape York Peninsula. The largest of all the regions in Queensland they cover an area of over 520,000 square kilometres.
TAFE Queensland North is the result of an amalgamation between Cairns, Mount Isa and Townsville TAFE organisations. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these organisations have had in their communities, they are able to improve education and training to the great western and northern region of Queensland as a collaborative force.
Provider CRICOS: 02012B RTO code: 0542
DiplomaCourse code: CHC50313
- Flexible Delivery = 1.5 years
16 units: 9 core; 7 elective
No minimum education
Some jurisdictions require a higher undergraduate degree as minimum entry to statutory child protection work.
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.
Early childhood educators care for the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings.