This course will prepare you to develop and facilitate programs for young people to address social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.
As a youth worker, you will be responsible for implementing policies and guidelines of the employing organisation. You will be qualified to work in neighbourhood centres, residential settings, migrant support services, and to work with at-risk young people.
You will gain hands-on practical experience by undertaking a minimum of 120 hours of vocational placement in a Youth Work setting. This course has an ideal balance of theory and practical learning to ensure your confidence when entering the workforce.
- Community Development Worker
- Residential Care Worker
- Recreational Youth Activities Worker
- Youth Case Worker
- Youth Worker
- Youth and Family Service Worker.
Higher Level Skills Funding:
The Higher Level Skills Program provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to access training in selected Certificate IV level and above qualifications. Among other eligibility criteria, students must not hold a Certificate IV or higher level qualification. Contact our Enrolments Team to find out if you are eligible.