Diploma of Community Services

Upskilled

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS:

This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities. At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management. Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management; program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

Structure

8 core units plus 8 elective units.

Subjects

  • Core: Develop and implement service programs
  • Develop workplace communication strategies
  • Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
  • Manage and promote diversity
  • Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • Manage work health and safety
  • plus more. Electives: Assess co-existing needs
  • Manage and maintain tenancy agreements and services
  • Establish and confirm the counselling relationship
  • Provide advocacy and representation services
  • plus more.

Standard entry requirements

Satisfactory demonstration of reading, writing and numeracy skills by undertaking the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) AND Certificate IV or higher in a Community Services or Health related area

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Mawson Lakes Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Albury Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Alice Springs Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Armidale Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Aspley Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Ballarat Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Ballina Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Bathurst Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Bega Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Bendigo Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Brisbane Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Burleigh Heads Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Cairns Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Campbelltown Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Canberra Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Chermside Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Coffs Harbour Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Cronulla Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Darwin Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Dee Why Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Dubbo Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Eight Mile Plains Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Geelong Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Goulburn Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Griffith Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Hobart Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Ipswich Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Launceston Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Lismore Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Mackay Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Maroochydore Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Melbourne Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Melton Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Mildura Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Newcastle Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
North Ryde Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
North Sydney Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Nowra Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Nuriootpa Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Orange Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Pakenham Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Penrith Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Perth Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Port Augusta West Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Port Macquarie Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Richmond Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Rockhampton Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Rosehill Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Shepparton Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Singleton Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
St Leonards Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Sunbury Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Surfers Paradise Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Sutherland Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Sydney Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Tamworth Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Toowoomba Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Townsville Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Tweed Heads Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Wagga Wagga Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available
Wollongong Domestic: $4,500
No information available Yes No information available

Further information

To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 100 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

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