Diploma of Youth Justice

IKON Institute of Australia

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of youth justice workers who supervise young people who have been directed by the justice system to be in the care and direction of authorised community and government agencies. Workers at this level may have some supervisory responsibility for other staff.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

14units: 10 core; 4 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Develop, implement and promote effective workplace communication; Respond to needs of youth justice clients; Work in the youth justice environment; Support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander young people in youth justice system; Manage service response to young people in crisis; plus more. Electives: Counsel clients affected by domestic and family violence; Support self-directed physical health and wellbeing; Interact with the legal system to protect children; plus more.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03581E

Related Careers:

Community Worker, Youth Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Adelaide No info Yes Full time
Adelaide No info Yes Part time
Melbourne No info Yes Full time
Melbourne No info Yes Part time
Bowen Hills No info Yes Full time
Bowen Hills No info Yes Part time
Victoria Park No info Yes Full time
Victoria Park No info Yes Part time

IKON is a unique organisation culturally, with a long and strong focus on the cultivation of professionals that support mental health and the wellbeing of others.

All of our teaching is based on our philosophy of a grounded, functional and evidence-based humanism and free intellectual enquiry. What is unique about our educational programs and the way you will learn is that you will engage not just with the theory and knowledge related to your studies but you will also learn through personal experience – practicing clinical methodologies you will bring to your professional work following graduation. 

To support you in this, and your own personal journey that is an integral part of being an IKON student, we will ensure that your lecturers, tutors and other staff are readily available to you. You will also participate in counselling and therapy sessions as a client and as a student.

IKON’s unique teaching and learning approach aims to produce graduates who are enabled to continually develop their own potential, and whose skills, knowledge and therapeutic client-centered practice contribute to the creation of an international community of people and practitioners committed to social change, community building and individual healing.

IKON is both a vocational education and a higher education institution of which there are only around 25 in Australia. We deliver nationally accredited qualifications in all capital cities across the fields of counselling and psychotherapy, creative arts therapies, youth work and community services.

IKON is also unique in being an organisation that delivers both national training package qualifications whilst having extensive experience in the development and accreditation of unique, specialised qualifications.

To our future IKON Students, we wish you all the very best with your learning journey and applaud you for being someone who is committed to helping others.

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