Certificate II in Community Services

  • Qualification Code - CHC22015
  • Non-University Pathway

Estimated Cost: $120.00

This course is offered to students under the auspice of The Australian YMCA Institute of Education and Training (RTO 3979).

Course Outline

Students who enjoy working with people and helping others would be well suited to this course.  The course suits individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in Community Services. Both theory and practical components are included.  Students will work with diverse groups across the community including young children, people with disabilities, senior citizens and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Completing a First Aid course will also be a component of this certificate.  

Units of Competency include:

  • Provide first point of contact
  • Communicate and work in health of Community Services
  • Work with diverse people
  • Organise and complete daily work activities
  • Participate in workplace health and safety
  • Recognise stages of lifespan development
  • Manage personal stress in the workplace
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems;
  • Provide First Aid

Minimum Entrance Requirements

None.

Further Study

Further Training: Certificate III and higher in Health and Community Services, Children’s Services, Youth work Disability Work or Aged Care.

Coastal Cluster

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