Course Overview

A Certificate IV in Community Services is ideal for those who thrive in person-centred roles, for both individuals and/or groups.

The course involves learning to provide support, advocacy or interventions to individuals, groups and/or communities.

The level of content supports those who work autonomously, who may have the ability to lead and supervise others. Roles include community service positions and casework. 

Qualification NameCertificate IV in Community Services (CHC42015)
Course Duration12 Months
Work PlacementParticipants must complete 120 hours
Course DeliveryClassroom Based
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What you will learn

Job Prospects

Study Pathways

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisite or entry requirements for this qualification. Applicants will be required to complete an ACSF language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessment

Course Structure

This is a nationally recognised qualification.

Participants need to complete 15 units of competency.
• 7 Core Units
• 8 Elective Units

UnitsCore / ElectiveDescription
CHCADV001 Core Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCCCS004 Core Assess co-existing need
CHCCOM002 Core Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 Core Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Core Work legally and ethically
CHCPRP001 Core Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTWHS003  Core Maintain work health and safety
CHCADV002 ElectiveProvide advocacy and representation services 
CHCCCS006 Elective Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS020 Elective Respond effectively to behaviours of concern 
CHCCSM005 Elective Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management
CHCMGT005 Elective Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
CHCCOM001 Elective Provide first point of contact
CHCPRT001 Elective Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID003 Elective Provide first aid

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

A Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required for students undertaking nationally recognised training (qualifications, accredited courses, skill sets and units of competency) unless exempt.

This includes international students studying in Australia. If you don’t have a USI you will not receive your qualification or statement of attainment.

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