CHC30112 Certificate III in Community Services Work

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Course description

The Certificate III in Community Services Work (CHC30112) is for anyone wanting to work as a community service officer having direct contact with clients. Learn how to provide first point of contact while maintaining agency procedures and policies -- at the same time being responsive to client sensitivities and confidentiality. Choose electives that help you pursue different career points in mental health, youth work, drug and alcohol, or disabilities. Enquire now for the next enrolment intake.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Volunteer Coordinator$960 weekly pay
Support Worker$960 weekly pay
Youth Support Worker$960 weekly pay
Youth Case Worker$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Community Development Manager$1,920 weekly pay
Student Counsellor$1,150 weekly pay
Youth Worker$1,250 weekly pay
Family Support Worker$1,340 weekly pay
Child Safety Officer$1,150 weekly pay

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the CHC30112 Certificate III in Community Services Work such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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