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Diploma of Youth Work

National ID: CHC50413 | State ID: J597

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 5
Do you want to learn to coordinate and manage the development and delivery of services and programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people? 
This course reflects the role of people with responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people managed through a range of agencies and designed to meet the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies.  You will learn skills that enable you to respond to young people in crisis and the ability to respond to critical situations. You will learn about consultation, training techniques, program planning, legal and cultural issues, community action, research and policy development. You will also learn skills in the management of finances, work safety and the work environment. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned?
Work Placement
A work placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
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Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Graduates with a Diploma of Youth Work are prepared for careers such as a Youth Worker, Juvenile Justice Worker, Case Manager, Residential Support Worker or a Community Education Worker?.

Further study opportunities:

University

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 for 1 semester.  Must enrol in Sem 1 for the year and also undertake the Diploma of Community Services Work to complete full qualification. Ten (10) units are delivered as part of the Certificate IV in Youth.

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Full-Time
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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
Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and servicesCHCDEV002WG743
Develop and implement service programsCHCCCS007AVC69
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Develop workplace communication strategiesCHCCOM003AVC30
Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case managementCHCCSM005AVC23
Engage respectfully with young peopleCHCYTH001WG826
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Manage service response to young people in crisisCHCYTH012WG837
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Plan and conduct group activitiesCHCGROUP403DD2543
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Support young people to take collective actionCHCYTH008WG833
Support youth programsCHCYTH009WG834
Work effectively with young people in the youth work contextCHCYTH002WG827
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
2 Practice Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and implement procedures to enable young people to address their needsCHCYTH005WG830
Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstancesCHCYTH010WG835
3 General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Analyse and present research informationBSBRES401AUL69
Carry out complex project activitiesPSPPM504AC8236
Develop and implement policyCHCPOL002AVB51
Develop and support community leadership CHCCDE009AVC40
Develop, implement and review sexual and reproductive health education programsCHCEDU004AVC00
Plan and implement a mentoring programBSBLED805AUJ70
Recruit, induct and support volunteersCHCVOL003AVB21
Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriatelyCHCCS422BWC854
Support community actionCHCCDE008AVC42
Undertake youth work in specific communitiesCHCYTH007WG832
Visit client residenceCHCCCS027AVC50
Work with clients with unique needsCHCCS601CWB68
Work with young people to establish support networksCHCYTH006WG831
Work within organisation and government structures to enable community development outcomesCHCCDE012AVC37
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

Full-time for 1 semester.  Must enrol in Sem 1 for the year and also undertake the Diploma of Community Services Work to complete full qualification. Ten (10) units are delivered as part of the Certificate IV in Youth.

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Full-Time
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
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Graduates with a Diploma of Youth Work are prepared for careers such as a Youth Worker, Juvenile Justice Worker, Case Manager, Residential Support Worker or a Community Education Worker?.

Further study opportunities:

University

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

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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
Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and servicesCHCDEV002WG743
Develop and implement service programsCHCCCS007AVC69
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnershipsCHCPRP001AVB49
Develop workplace communication strategiesCHCCOM003AVC30
Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case managementCHCCSM005AVC23
Engage respectfully with young peopleCHCYTH001WG826
Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCHCPRT001WG802
Manage legal and ethical complianceCHCLEG003AVB80
Manage service response to young people in crisisCHCYTH012WG837
Participate in workplace health and safetyHLTWHS001WG738
Plan and conduct group activitiesCHCGROUP403DD2543
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCHCDIV002AVC08
Support young people to take collective actionCHCYTH008WG833
Support youth programsCHCYTH009WG834
Work effectively with young people in the youth work contextCHCYTH002WG827
Work with diverse peopleCHCDIV001AVC09
Work with people with mental health issuesCHCMHS001AVB69
2 Practice Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and implement procedures to enable young people to address their needsCHCYTH005WG830
Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstancesCHCYTH010WG835
3 General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Analyse and present research informationBSBRES401AUL69
Carry out complex project activitiesPSPPM504AC8236
Develop and implement policyCHCPOL002AVB51
Develop and support community leadership CHCCDE009AVC40
Develop, implement and review sexual and reproductive health education programsCHCEDU004AVC00
Plan and implement a mentoring programBSBLED805AUJ70
Recruit, induct and support volunteersCHCVOL003AVB21
Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriatelyCHCCS422BWC854
Support community actionCHCCDE008AVC42
Undertake youth work in specific communitiesCHCYTH007WG832
Visit client residenceCHCCCS027AVC50
Work with clients with unique needsCHCCS601CWB68
Work with young people to establish support networksCHCYTH006WG831
Work within organisation and government structures to enable community development outcomesCHCCDE012AVC37
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)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 2018 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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 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 Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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