CHC42021

Certificate IV in Community Services (WA only)

Certificate IV in Community Services (WA only)

Please note - this course is available to Western Australian residents only.

If you are considering a career in social services, or are already working in a community support setting and wish to move into more senior positions, then this CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services qualification from Industry Skills Training could be just what you're looking for.

This nationally recognised qualification provides you with the necessary skills to facilitate person-centered services for both individuals and groups. You will learn community services essentials such as how to recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence, how to work in an alcohol and other drugs context, how to facilitate individual service planning and delivery and how to work with people with mental health issues, amongst others. On successful completion of this program, you will be equipped to operate independently within prescribed frameworks or even oversee the work of others. The curriculum is designed to ready you for a spectrum of roles within community service and case management settings.

Note: This course is available through the Jobs & Skills WA Priority Industry Training and Work Readiness programs and a government funding discount is available for eligible students to enable fee-free training. Enquire now to find out if you qualify. This course is NOT available to people on 500 or 600 visas.

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  • Qualification:
    Certificate IV
  • Study mode:
    On Campus
    Classroom
  • Payment options:
  • Duration:
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  • Awarded by:
    Industry Skills Training (RTO: 40486)
  • Location:
    WA
  • Career Outcomes:
    Care Service Team Leader | Community Worker | Community Centre Manager | Community Care Worker | Community Support Worker | View All

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Course Rundown

Please note – this course is available to Western Australian residents only.

If you are considering a career in social services, or are already working in a community support setting and wish to move into more senior positions, then this CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services qualification from Industry Skills Training could be just what you’re looking for.

This nationally recognised qualification provides you with the necessary skills to facilitate person-centered services for both individuals and groups. You will learn community services essentials such as how to recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence, how to work in an alcohol and other drugs context, how to facilitate individual service planning and delivery and how to work with people with mental health issues, amongst others. On successful completion of this program, you will be equipped to operate independently within prescribed frameworks or even oversee the work of others. The curriculum is designed to ready you for a spectrum of roles within community service and case management settings.

Note: This course is available through the Jobs & Skills WA Priority Industry Training and Work Readiness programs and a government funding discount is available for eligible students to enable fee-free training. Enquire now to find out if you qualify. This course is NOT available to people on 500 or 600 visas.

Eligibility

There are no formal academic entry requirements for this course.

Students will need to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.

While completing the CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services qualification from Industry Skills Training, you may study subject from the following list:

Core units:

  • CHCADV001 - Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCCOM002 - Use communication to build relationships
  • CHCDFV001 - Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
  • CHCPRP001 - Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
  • HLTWHS002 - Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Electives:

  • CHCCCS006 - Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
  • CHCMGT005 - Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
  • CHCAOD001 - Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
  • CHCCCS033 - Identify and report abuse
  • CHCMHS001 - Work with people with mental health issues
  • HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid
  • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice

Industry Skills Training (IST), based in WA, is a dynamic and well-established Registered Training Organisation. We specialise in offering courses tailored to emerging and expanding industries such as Individual Support, Allied Health and Community Services. 

Our highly skilled professional team delivers nationally recognised qualifications, focusing on job seekers, individuals returning to the workforce, and those planning a career progression or a career change. As a proud Jobs & Skills WA provider, we ensure quality education is both accessible and affordable.

Our highly skilled professional team delivers nationally recognised qualifications, focusing on job seekers, individuals returning to the workforce, and those planning a career progression or a career change. As a proud Jobs & Skills WA provider, we ensure quality education is both accessible and affordable.

Campus Locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

Western Australia: Joondalup

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Where Will It Lead Me?

On completion of this course, you will gain a nationally recognised CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services qualification from Industry Skills Training. The skills and knowledge you will have gained through the course will enable you to start performing in one of a myriad of social and community services roles available nationally.

Curious about where a career in community services could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

This course is conducted under the Jobs and Skills WA scheme and government funding is available for eligible students.

The scheme covers 100% of the course costs for eligible WA students, so you can study for free!

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