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Community Services

Passionate about creating real change? A community services course is your next big step forward. Learn how to provide effective support, services and care for those in need with practical skills in planning and developing programs, counselling, applying legal and ethical principles, mental care and addiction support, and more. Start making an impact today.

Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within community services. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.

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Popular Courses

There are 44 courses available for people who want a career in Community Services. These are the most popular courses.

CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services

The Certificate II in Community Services (CHC22015) is a great choice for students wanting a pathway into the workforce as community services workers. Students gain the foundation skills required to communicate with clients and exchange routine information, as well respond to their immediate nee...

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HLT30113 Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care

If you’re passionate about indigenous health and would like a career that makes a difference, the Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (HLT30113) is for you. Over 12 months you will learn how to assist with basic health screening and assessments, comply ...

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CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services

The Certificate III in Community Services (CHC32015) is excellent for students seeking careers as community services workers. Students begin with the foundation skills essential for maintaining personal safety while helping others. They learn how to manage personal stress, and communicate with cl...

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

The Certificate III In Individual Support (CHC33015) is perfect for students wanting community service roles supporting the elderly, disabled, or other vulnerable people. Students graduate with the facts, techniques, procedures and practices required to deliver person-centred support. Students be...

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)

Study for a rewarding career helping the elderly and disabled with a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability) CHC33015. This nationally recognised qualification qualifies you for work as a personal carer and can be completed in the classroom or online. The course will teach y...

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)

The Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) will assist personal and respite care workers provide better support to older people and those living with dementia. The Australian Bureau of Statistics forecasts that within just a few decades, at least 20% of the Australian population will be a...

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community)

Join the rapidly growing aged care sector with a Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) (CHC33015). In this nationally recognised qualification you’ll be learning how to provide one-on-one support to the elderly — either in their homes or at an aged care facility. Stud...

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CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

The Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) will assist personal and respite care workers to support and empower disabled persons. During the course students will gain the specialised skills required to communicate and work in health and community services including working with divers...

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CHC33015 Certificate III In Individual Support (Home And Community Care)

The Certificate III In Individual Support (Home And Community Care) (CHC33015) is designed for students seeking employment as community service workers supporting the elderly, disabled, or other vulnerable people. This course gives students the facts, techniques and procedures required to delive...

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CHC33015 & CHC43015 Dual Certificate III in Individual Support & Certificate IV In Ageing Support

The Dual Certificate III in Individual Support & Certificate IV In Ageing Support combines two qualifications for students seeking a career supporting the elderly, disabled, or other vulnerable people. Students will learn the techniques, procedures and practices required to deliver person-centred...

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HLT40113 Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care

Work at community health clinics making a real difference in the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples with the Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (HLT40113). This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to advocate for t...

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HLT40213 Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Practice

If you’re passionate about promoting indigenous heath how about the Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Practice (HLT40213)? This nationally recognised qualification will give you the skills you need to make a real difference to ATSI peoples living in ur...

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CHC43015 Certificate IV In Ageing Support

The Certificate IV In Ageing Support (CHC43015) is for students looking for employment in aged care or other community service roles that support the elderly. Students complete a total of 18 units and gain practical, on-the-job skills including: providing support to people with dementia, empoweri...

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CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs

The Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs (CHC43215) is an entry level qualification for students wanting to work or volunteer providing services and interventions to clients with alcohol or drug issues. During the course, students complete 17 units with a lot of focus on interpersonal skills...

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HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance

A Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance HLT43015 is for students wanting a career delivering therapeutic support to allied health professionals. This certificate gives students hands-on skills to recognise healthy body systems, confirm physical health status, and support people with chronic...

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10857NAT Certificate IV in Business and Personal Coaching

Help people transform their personal and professional lives with the 10857NAT Certificate IV in Business and Personal Coaching. This nationally recognised qualification teaches you how to establish coaching relationships, build rapport with your clients, facilitate client growth, and challenge cl...

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CHC40313 Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention

Work in child welfare with the Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (CHC40313). This nationally recognised training course qualifies you for work in a range of community services roles helping young people and families. The course will teach you how to Identify and respond to ch...

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CHC42115 Certificate IV in Community Development

Become a community services worker with the Certificate IV in Community Development (CHC42115). This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to engage with key people in the community, build relationships, and deliver community development programs. The course has a heavy focus on ...

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CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services

A Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015 is great for students seeking careers as community service workers. Students gain core interpersonal and relationship building skills as well as the knowledge to work legally and ethically in Australia. There is also scope within the qualification t...

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CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability

A Certificate IV in Disability CHC43115 is perfect for students seeking a career supporting and empowering clients with disabilities. This is a practical qualification and students graduate work-ready and able to provide individualised support, helping disabled clients become more active and incl...

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CHC43415 Certificate IV in Leisure and Health

A Certificate IV in Leisure and Health CHC43415 is great for students needing the skills to design and implement leisure activities and health programs. And our course providers have structured the electives in this qualification so students gain specialised skills for working with elderly client...

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10864NAT Certificate IV in Life Coaching

Get started on the life coach path with the 10864NAT Certificate IV in Life Coaching. This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to setup and operate a life coaching business in Australia. Over 12-24 months you will learn the life coaching GROW model and hone your skills in commu...

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CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health

The Certificate IV in Mental Health (CHC43315) is for students wanting to work or volunteer providing support to people affected by mental illness or have a psychiatric disability. Students complete 15 units which focus heavily on foundation interpersonal skills such as building relationships, w...

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CHC43515 Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work

If you’ve lived through mental illness and would like to help others through their own recovery why not consider the Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515). This nationally recognised training qualification will teach you how to apply your lived experience in mental health to provid...

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CHC42215 Certificate IV in Social Housing

The Certificate IV in Social Housing (CHC42215) is a nationally recognised training course that teaches you how to help people access accommodation within the social housing system. Use it to get started in community services — or (for professionals with existing qualifications) to specialise in ...

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