CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services
What is this course about?
The CHC30215 Certificate III in Community Services applies to community work delivered through a range of services that provide support to individuals and groups. The course is suitable for people who already work in community services industry or who wish to.
Students develop the skills needed to have direct contact with clients, identify their needs, and refer clients to appropriate services and support.
Program Duration & Schedule
Tranby programs are delivered over a series of face-to-face training sessions (‘blocks’) of five days’ duration (Monday to Friday). Blocks are usually held 5 to 8 weeks apart, with a total of between 5 and 8 blocks, depending on the program. Delivery programs vary, to meet the needs of individual class groups whether it be Block release or on location weekly classes. Program duration will vary accordingly.
Students are also required to spend at least 15 hours per week between blocks undertaking research, reading and assessment activities.
Assessments must be submitted prior to the subsequent block.
Units of Competency
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs
CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCCOM001 Provide first point of contact
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCINM002 Meet community information needs
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCCDE001 Support participative planning processes
CHCCDE003 Work within a community development framework
CHCCDE004 Implement participation and engagement strategies
HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the work environment
Travel and accommodation for students travelling to Sydney is provided in accordance with Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet ‘Away from Base’ guidelines. This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. ABSTUDY support is based on individual circumstances.