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Certificate IV in Youth Work

National ID: CHC40413 | State ID: J592

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 5
Do you enjoy working with and assisting young people? 
Working with youth is a rewarding and challenging career, where you can make a big difference to the lives of children and young people. Learn how to create programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people while working to legal and ethical requirements. You will undertake a supervised or simulated work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.  You will develop skills in; developing and facilitating community education and development, communication and networking, advocating effectively, case work and report writing, understanding legal and ethical requirements, planning, developing and implementing youth programs and implementing policies and guidelines.
Work Placement
A work placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
Additional Requirements
Ability to obtain a Working With Children Card (WWCC) and Police Check.  Please note that some offences may preclude you from enrolling.  Please discuss further with a Lecturer if required.
VET Student Loans : This course IS NOT ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Graduates from this course may work as an Accommodation Worker, Youth alcohol and other drugs worker, Family Support Worker, Community development worker (youth), Youth and family resource officer, Indigenous youth worker, Recreational youth activities worker, Youth case worker, Youth housing support worker and a Youth worker. Youth workers work in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, corrective institutions, youth refuges, community centres and organisations such as Scouts, Guides, YWCA and YMCA.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Youth Work

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

Full-time over two (2) Semesters with the Certificate IV in Community Services Work.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Engage respectfully with young peopleCHCYTH001WG826
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Plan and conduct group activitiesCHCGRP002AWA79
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstancesCHCYTH010WG835
Respond to critical situationsCHCYTH004WG829
Support young people to create opportunities in their livesCHCYTH003WG828
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
Work effectively with young people in the youth work contextCHCYTH002WG827
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
Work within a community development frameworkCHCCDE003AVC47
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate and work in health or community servicesCHCCOM005AVC29
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Facilitate responsible behaviourCHCCCS009AVC68
3 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assess co-existing needsCHCCCS004AVC74
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

Full-time over two (2) Semesters with the Certificate IV in Community Services Work.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2017
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Graduates from this course may work as an Accommodation Worker, Youth alcohol and other drugs worker, Family Support Worker, Community development worker (youth), Youth and family resource officer, Indigenous youth worker, Recreational youth activities worker, Youth case worker, Youth housing support worker and a Youth worker. Youth workers work in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, corrective institutions, youth refuges, community centres and organisations such as Scouts, Guides, YWCA and YMCA.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Youth Work

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Engage respectfully with young peopleCHCYTH001WG826
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Plan and conduct group activitiesCHCGRP002AWA79
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstancesCHCYTH010WG835
Respond to critical situationsCHCYTH004WG829
Support young people to create opportunities in their livesCHCYTH003WG828
Use communication to build relationshipsCHCCOM002AVC31
Work effectively with young people in the youth work contextCHCYTH002WG827
Work legally and ethicallyCHCLEG001AVB82
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
Work within a community development frameworkCHCCDE003AVC47
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Communicate and work in health or community servicesCHCCOM005AVC29
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Facilitate responsible behaviourCHCCCS009AVC68
3 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assess co-existing needsCHCCCS004AVC74
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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