This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centred services to individuals and/or groups. Workers may provide support, advocacy or interventions to individual clients, groups or communities across a range of services.
At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.
This course has a minimum of 15 supervised scheduled face to face course contact hours on campus per week as well as 5 distance / online education hours per week. This comes to a total of 20 hours per week. Students are also required to undertake reading, activities, research, assessments and homework.
- Early Intervention Homelessness Worker
- Case Worker
- Community Support Worker
- Outreach Officer
- Domestic Violence Worker
- Family Support Worker
- Pay in full
- Payment plan
- Government funding*
Recognition of Prior Learning
We understand that you may have many skills and areas of expertise that you have obtained in different ways and these are recognised through our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process, which may reduce your study duration.
- 16 years old or above
- Completion of Year 12 / High School overseas or Australian
- Year 11 or equivalent
- IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent
- Pass CB LLN test
- Working With Children Check (applied for upon arrival in Australia)