Community Services

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

CHC42115 Certificate IV in Community Development

The CHC42115 - Certificate IV in Community Development is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

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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, 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 & 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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10779NAT Graduate Diploma of Trauma-Informed Processwork Psychotherapy

This course incorporates practical skills-based training practice; the theoretical foundations of Processwork Psychotherapy; the latest neurobiological developments (theory and skills) in working with trauma/stress effectively; as well as all the ASQA requirements. This Graduate Diploma m...

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CHC50413 Diploma of Youth Work

A Diploma of Youth Work CHC50413 is perfect for students seeking a career supporting and mentoring young people. Students graduate with the skills and knowledge required to organise youth programs, activities, and events as well as assist youth in crisis or with mental health issues. The D...

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CHC50313 Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention

If you are called to career in child protection, family support and juvenile justice you’ll find no better entry point than a nationally recognised Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention. You’ll be equipped to work with children and young people suffering trauma and attachment issues, as...

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CHC40413 Certificate IV in Youth Work

A Certificate IV in Youth Work is perfect for students seeking a career in youth work and need the skills to develop and facilitate community service programs for young people. Students learn how work within a community development framework while supporting youth to create opportunities in thei...

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CHC53215 Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs

A Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs CHC53215 is great for students seeking a career as drug and alcohol counsellors. This is a high-end qualification and students complete 22 units across workplace management and first aid, counselling, and providing add-on services like relapse prevention and p...

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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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CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling

The Diploma of Counselling is suitable for students seeking careers as counsellors working with clients on personal and psychological issues using established counselling modalities. Students graduate read to work in supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent p...

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CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health

A Diploma of Mental Health CHC53315 is perfect for students seeking careers as community services workers supporting people with mental health issues. Students learn about working collaboratively, maintaining personal safety, helping people affected by drugs and alcohol, facilitating recovery, as...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services (Social Housing)

The Diploma of Community Services (Social Housing) (CHC52015) delivers high-end skills for social housing co-ordinators and senior community service managers. Over 18 months of classroom (or online) training you will gain the skills you need to manage and maintain tenancy agreements, represent or...

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CHC52115 Diploma of Community Development

Become a Community Development Officer improving the lives of disadvantaged and marginalised people with a Diploma of Community Development (CHC52115). This nationally recognised qualification is completed over 18 months either in the classroom or online. The course will teach you how to develop ...

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