Certificate II in Community Health and Wellbeing Pre-traineeship

Jobs and Skills WA: FREE Community services courses
Start a rewarding career in caring!

The course provides you with entry level industry specific skills and knowledge to help you get into a traineeship within the Community Services or Health sectors at the Certificate III level, or  gain employment in the Community Services or Health Sector.

You could work in allied health, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait primary healthcare or Indigenous environmental health in areas including aged care or disability support in a community care setting.

This course is a great way to set yourself up for a rewarding career!

Half price
Pre-apprenticeship or Pre-traineeship
Industry: Education and Community Services | Health, Personal Services, Sport and Fitness |
National course code: 52890WA | WA State ID: AC67

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This course is available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are also funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider's website for further information about the course and how to enrol.

This Certificate II program aims to provide learners with basic industry specific skills and knowledge and includes a mandatory work placement of 120 hours which is coordinated by Amana Living Training Institute. This industry level entry level training course can be a pathway into further studies such a CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support through a traineeship. The training is delivered face to face at our training venue in Rivervale WA, over 3-6 months with support tutorials, post course written assessments and on the job training/assessment conducted during work placement. Students will complete units such as:

  • CHCAGE001 Facilitate the empowerment of older people,
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid and
  • HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures.

Prior to placement, students will need to provide current COVID-19 & Influenza vaccinations and a NDIS Worker Screening. Students enrolling into this course must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident residing in WA, possess suitable English language, literacy and numeracy skills and provide photo identification. Students may be eligible for state funding, eligibility criteria applies. Concession rate $261.84 and non concession rate of $699.96.

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The Community Health and Wellbeing pre-traineeship is an opportunity for Year 11 and 12 secondary school students to start their career in the health and community services sectors whilst studying at school. The pre-traineeship offers nine units in total, six core units and three electives from either the Allied Health or Aboriginal Health pathway. Meaningful work experience with local organisations will form an essential part of the pre-traineeship, supporting students to make an informed decision about their career while gaining valuable hands-on experience in local workplaces. Upon successful completion students can progress to further studies in the health and community services sector, continue into a related traineeship or secure employment in the rewarding and growing Health and Community Services industry.

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.