Diploma of Youth Work

TrainSmart Australia

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of people with responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people managed through a range of agencies and designed to meet the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

21 units: 17 core; 4 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management; Develop, implement and review services and programs to meet client needs; Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services; Identify and respond to children and young people at risk; Manage service response to young people in crisis; plus more. Electives: Undertake outreach work; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Recruit and coordinate volunteers; Develop and implement policy; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Advanced standing in certificate III, certificate IV and diploma courses in community services, welfare work, alcohol and other drugs work, disability work and aged care.

Related Careers:

Community Worker, Youth Worker,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Perth No 1 year
Perth 1 year
TrainSmart Australia is a Registered Training Organisation approved by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). Students can study a wide range of diploma courses under five TSA Colleges with each one providing tailored learning. Course content is regularly updated to suit the changing requirements of businesses. Qualifications are suitable for professionals who want to upskill or change roles, job seekers looking for a fresh challenge or school leavers who are taking that first step towards studying for their chosen career. More than 25 courses are on offer under five colleges.

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