Certificate III in Community Services - CHC32015

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

5 core units plus 7 electives.

Subjects

  • Provide first aid in remote situations
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people
  • Manage personal stressors in the work environment
  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Engage respectfully with young people
  • Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • Provide sexual and reproductive health information to clients
  • Be an effective volunteer
  • Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
  • Work with diverse people
  • Support group activities
  • Facilitate responsible behaviour
  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • Recognise and respond to crisis situations
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
  • Work within a community development framework
  • Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
  • Provide individualised support
  • Work with people with mental health issues
  • Work with forced migrants
  • Provide needle and syringe services
  • Provide client-centred telephone counselling
  • Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
  • Conduct individual assessments
  • Provide work skill instruction
  • Contribute to the review and development of policies
  • Support independence and wellbeing
  • Manage own work and learning
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care
  • Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness
  • Support young people to create opportunities in their lives
  • Work with clients to identify financial literacy education needs
  • Respond to client needs
  • Organise personal work priorities and development
  • Operate under a casework framework
  • Work with clients who are intoxicated
  • Organise workplace information
  • Provide first point of contact
  • Provide first aid
  • Support participative planning processes
  • Implement participation and engagement strategies
  • Provide loss and grief support
  • Provide education and support on parenting, health and well being
  • Undertake bicultural work with forced migrants in Australia
  • Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Lake Cargelligo College Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Maitland Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Coonabarabran Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Glen Innes Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Gunnedah Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Wetherill Park College No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Tenterfield Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
Queanbeyan Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Broken Hill College Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 36 weeks
St George College, Main Campus Domestic: $6,860
International: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Goulburn Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Orange College, March Street Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Parkes College Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Yass Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Bankstown College No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Bega Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Grenfell College Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Sutherland College, Gymea Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wollongong Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Moruya Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Moss Vale Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Wyong Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
OTEN (Open Training Education Network) No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year
Nirimba College No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Tamworth Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Meadowbank Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Glendale Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Gosford Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Shellharbour Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Kingscliff Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Macksville Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Taree Campus Domestic: $6,860
International: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Cooma Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Northern Beaches Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Quirindi Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Nowra Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 26 weeks
Blue Mountains College, Wentworth Falls Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Bourke College No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Condobolin College No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No information available No
  • Part-time : 40 weeks
Forbes College Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Ulladulla Campus Domestic: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 34 weeks
Great Lakes Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Cessnock Campus Domestic: $6,860
International: $6,860
No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Albury Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Inverell Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Cootamundra Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Granville College No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Leeton Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Cobar College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Warren College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Temora Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Moree Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Dunedoo College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Armidale Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Corowa Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Boggabilla Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Narrabri Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Lightning Ridge College No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Finley Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Brewarrina College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Deniliquin Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Griffith Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Walgett College No information available No
  • Full-time : 28 weeks
Campbelltown College No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Belmont Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 21 weeks
Coonamble College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Narrandera Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Casino Campus No information available No
  • Full-time
Wellington College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Young Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Gilgandra College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Ultimo College, Main Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
West Wyalong Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Tumut Campus No information available No
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Mudgee College No information available No
  • Flexible Delivery : 52 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks
Grafton Campus No information available No
  • Full-time : 27 weeks

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