Certificate IV in Community Development (08)

Australian Institute of Social Relations

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 guidance. 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; Social housing work; Homelessness support and Settlement work.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

15 units: 12 core; 3 electives

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. Plus electives.

Further information:

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

Related Careers:

Community Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hindmarsh No info No Full time 0.5 year
Australian Institute of Social Relations is a division of Relationships Australia (SA) and a Registered Training Organisation offering nationally recognised qualifications and competencies in community services, counselling and training and assessment.

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