CHC52015

Diploma of Community Services

Diploma of Community Services

Got a passion for helping others? Want a career where you can make a difference in the lives of people in need? The Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015) from Kirana can help you achieve just that.

A career in Community Services is a very rewarding one, allowing you to enrich the lives of others and use your compassion and skills to help them build a better life for themselves. Community Services is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia. In this Diploma of Community Services, you will learn to develop your skills and knowledge in managing, coordinating and/or delivering person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

With this nationally recognised qualification you will develop skills in community services, case management, social housing and mental health care. This course will enable you to manage, co-ordinate and deliver personcentred services to individuals, groups and communities

Consider a Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015) for a fulfilling career allowing you to make a difference in people’s lives.

CHC52015 Kirana Colleges Career FAQs

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma
  • Study mode:
    On Campus
    Blended
    Workplace
    Classroom
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    12 months
  • Start date:
    Enquire now for start dates!
  • Awarded by:
    Collaboration Learning Pty Ltd RTO ID 52247
  • Location:
    NSW, WA, QLD, ACT
  • Career Outcomes:
    Program Manager | Community Worker | Family Support Worker | Welfare Worker | Case Manager | View All

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Course Rundown

Got a passion for helping others? Want a career where you can make a difference in the lives of people in need? The Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015) from Kirana can help you achieve just that.

A career in Community Services is a very rewarding one, allowing you to enrich the lives of others and use your compassion and skills to help them build a better life for themselves. Community Services is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia. In this Diploma of Community Services, you will learn to develop your skills and knowledge in managing, coordinating and/or delivering person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

With this nationally recognised qualification you will develop skills in community services, case management, social housing and mental health care. This course will enable you to manage, co-ordinate and deliver personcentred services to individuals, groups and communities

Consider a Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015) for a fulfilling career allowing you to make a difference in people’s lives.

Eligibility

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. It is preferred that the students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.

A total of 16 units are required to complete this qualification; eight (8) core and eight (8) elective units. Unit selection may vary depending on delivery method and location.

In this community services course, the subjects you may study include:

  • CHCDEV002 - Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
  • CHCCCS007 - Develop and implement service programs
  • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
  • CHCCOM003 - Develop workplace communication strategies
  • CHCDIV003 - Manage and promote diversity
  • CHCLEG003 - Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTWHS004 - Manage work health and safety
  • CHCMGT005 - Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes

Elective Units (Generalist Stream)

  • CHCADV001 - Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCMHS008 - Promote and facilitate self-advocacy
  • CHCCCS009 - Facilitate responsible behaviour
  • CHCMHS011 - Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
  • CHCCCS004 - Assess co-existing needs
  • CHCCCS019 - Recognise and respond to crisis situations
  • CHCPRP001 - Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

Elective Units (Mental Health Stream)

  • CHCADV001 - Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
  • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCMHS008 - Promote and facilitate self-advocacy
  • CHCCCS017 - Provide loss and grief support
  • CHCMHS005 - Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issue
  • CHCMHS011 - Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
  • CHCMHS002 - Establish self-directed recovery relationships
  • CHCMHS004 - Work collaboratively with the care network and other services

Get the skills and can-do attitude that employees are looking for when you get qualified with Kirana Colleges! They have a commitment to delivering work-ready courses and training to ensure students thrive and succeed.

Since its beginning in 2009, Kirana Colleges has grown to offer over 50 qualifications ranging from Certificate II to Advanced Diplomas. Their in-demand courses offer a platform to launch a career in childhood education and care, community services, business administration and more.

Have the flexibility to study online, on campus or enjoy a blended learning experience – the choice is yours and the opportunities are endless!

Kirana Colleges is all about providing their students with a positive and supportive learning experience, which is why they’ve developed the Student Assistance Program (SAP). SAP is a confidential and free counselling service which includes a dedicated 24/7 hotline and free counselling sessions (available in person or via Skype) to help keep your mental health and wellbeing on track.

Got a question or concern about your studies? Get help when you speak to an academic VET teacher on Kirana’s Student Support Hotline or send an email to Student Support.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a  Diploma of Community Services (CHC52015)  from Kirana.

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

How Much Will It Cost?

Kirana Colleges offers affordable payment options to help you get you closer to achieving your learning and career goals sooner.

  • Upfront payment via direct debit, debit/credit card or cash
  • Kirana have a range of government financial assistance packages to help subsidise the course fees of eligible students.

Enquire now for more information and to see if you meet eligibility criteria.

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