Diploma of Community Services - Case Management
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|CIT Bruce||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
Relevant Certificate IV
This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It applies to workers who deliver case management and case work intervention services to clients and who work under broad direction from senior managers.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management; Promote high quality case management; Use targeted communication skills to build relationships; Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Assess and provide services for clients with complex needs; Work intensively with clients; Confirm client developmental status; Analyse client information for service planning and delivery; Facilitate links with other services; Reflect on and improve own professional practice. Electives: Manage diversity; Develop community resources; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Use basic oral health screening tools; Coordinate the work environment; plus more.
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Provider CRICOS: 00001K RTO code: 0101;HE
DiplomaCourse code: CHC52008
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal = 2 years
16 units: 11 core; 5 elective
Relevant Certificate IV