Diploma of Community Services

National ID: CHC52015
State ID: AWM0
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Course is available at the following locations

Private
Australian Professional Skills Institute

The skills and knowledge gained from this qualification will empower you to work in a variety of position in the community and enrich the lives of individuals with varied needs. This qualification enables students to assist clients in accessing their community, or offering assistance to clients with complex needs while maintaining a dignified and independent lifestyle.

Our experienced trainer will guide you through a number of techniques in order to provide a client with a holistic approach to well-being.

At the end of the course, students are required to complete 200 hours of work placement, which will provide students with valuable practical experience and to build upon the skills and knowledge learnt throughout the course.

Delivery Location: Wellington Fair, 40 Lord Street, East Perth

Course description

The skills and knowledge gained from this qualification will empower you to work in a variety of position in the community and enrich the lives of individuals with varied needs. This qualification enables students to assist clients in accessing their community, or offering assistance to clients with complex needs while maintaining a dignified and independent lifestyle.

Our experienced trainer will guide you through a number of techniques in order to provide a client with a holistic approach to well-being.

At the end of the course, students are required to complete 200 hours of work placement, which will provide students with valuable practical experience and to build upon the skills and knowledge learnt throughout the course.

Delivery Location: Wellington Fair, 40 Lord Street, East Perth

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Private
BCA National Training Group

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Public
Central Regional TAFE
Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 2
Are you committed to social justice and building stronger communities?
This course enables you to assist individuals and groups to achieve social justice throughempowerment, advocacy, communication, community programs and team work. The Diploma of Community Services will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to manage the service delivery of community service organisations. You will learn skills in consultation, community program development, group work, advocacy, case management, policy and research. You will also learn skills in the management of finances, work safety and the work environment. You will undertake projects that involve working as part of a team and with the community. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.
Important Information
You must enrol in Semester 1 for the full year and can also undertake the Diploma of Youth Work concurrently.
Work Placement
A work placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
VET FEE HELP : This course IS ELIGIBLE for VET Fee Help.

Course description

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 2
Are you committed to social justice and building stronger communities?
This course enables you to assist individuals and groups to achieve social justice throughempowerment, advocacy, communication, community programs and team work. The Diploma of Community Services will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to manage the service delivery of community service organisations. You will learn skills in consultation, community program development, group work, advocacy, case management, policy and research. You will also learn skills in the management of finances, work safety and the work environment. You will undertake projects that involve working as part of a team and with the community. As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.
Important Information
You must enrol in Semester 1 for the full year and can also undertake the Diploma of Youth Work concurrently.
Work Placement
A work placement must be undertaken as part of this course.
VET FEE HELP : This course IS ELIGIBLE for VET Fee Help.

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Private
Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

We recommend thatyou areover the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
You willneed to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management. Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management; program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

You'll gain skills in consultation, community program development, group work, advocacy, case management, policy and research.
As part of this qualification you will complete supervised fieldwork placements where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

All our community service qualifications have flexible training delivery modes and the option to study on the job. This means you get the most relevant skills and the opportunity to form industry contacts.

Course description

We recommend thatyou areover the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
You willneed to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management. Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management; program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.

You'll gain skills in consultation, community program development, group work, advocacy, case management, policy and research.
As part of this qualification you will complete supervised fieldwork placements where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

All our community service qualifications have flexible training delivery modes and the option to study on the job. This means you get the most relevant skills and the opportunity to form industry contacts.

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Public
North Regional TAFE

This qualification provides participants with the skills to develop, implement and evaluate programs, secure and manage funding, case manage clients in a community services setting, and lead a community services team.

This course can be completed in three sections - program development, case management, and team leadership - and is an affordable entry pathway into tertiary study in an approved Social Work degree.

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake a supervised 100 hours of work placement in order to apply the skills and knowledge learnt. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

Course description

This qualification provides participants with the skills to develop, implement and evaluate programs, secure and manage funding, case manage clients in a community services setting, and lead a community services team.

This course can be completed in three sections - program development, case management, and team leadership - and is an affordable entry pathway into tertiary study in an approved Social Work degree.

As part of this qualification, participants will undertake a supervised 100 hours of work placement in order to apply the skills and knowledge learnt. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

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Private
SMR Learning Services Pty Ltd trading as TRAINSMART AUSTRALIA

This Diploma of Community Services is a Jobs & Skills WA government subsidised, Nationally Recognised Diploma qualification that will equip you with the knowledge and skills to make a real difference to people’s lives – and fast-track your career in this rewarding industry.

It will prepare you for roles within the community services, case management and social housing sectors. You will learn to manage, coordinate and deliver human-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

Learning is self-paced over a 12-month period, to best suit your individual needs and lifestyle. In addition to receiving the face-to-face classroom training, you will also have access to all your learning resources online enabling you to review all the classroom content in your own time.

Blended learning to suit your lifestyle allows for greater flexibility. You learn at your own pace – and with TrainSmart you get specially dedicated trainer team support. Complimentary career guidance also available!

If you enjoy helping others and want to pursue a more rewarding career in your community, phone 1300 855 517 for more information.

Link to https://www.tsa.edu.au/courses/community-services/diploma-of-community-services

Training is delivered in level 12, No 251, Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000.

Blended learning (face to face class and online learning) – Priority Industry Training

Course description

This Diploma of Community Services is a Jobs & Skills WA government subsidised, Nationally Recognised Diploma qualification that will equip you with the knowledge and skills to make a real difference to people’s lives – and fast-track your career in this rewarding industry.

It will prepare you for roles within the community services, case management and social housing sectors. You will learn to manage, coordinate and deliver human-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.

Learning is self-paced over a 12-month period, to best suit your individual needs and lifestyle. In addition to receiving the face-to-face classroom training, you will also have access to all your learning resources online enabling you to review all the classroom content in your own time.

Blended learning to suit your lifestyle allows for greater flexibility. You learn at your own pace – and with TrainSmart you get specially dedicated trainer team support. Complimentary career guidance also available!

If you enjoy helping others and want to pursue a more rewarding career in your community, phone 1300 855 517 for more information.

Link to https://www.tsa.edu.au/courses/community-services/diploma-of-community-services

Training is delivered in level 12, No 251, Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000.

Blended learning (face to face class and online learning) – Priority Industry Training

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Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Do you want to make a real difference?

When you complete the Diploma of Community Services you'll be on your way to a team leading career as a program coordinator, early intervention worker, or case manager.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to communicate and work effectively in the community services sector, developing and managing community programs, promoting social, emotional and physical wellbeing, responding to critical situations, managing service delivery, developing policy and research, coordinating volunteers, developing and maintaining professional networks, working with cultural diversity, ethical behaviour and legal responsibilities.

Course description

Do you want to make a real difference?

When you complete the Diploma of Community Services you'll be on your way to a team leading career as a program coordinator, early intervention worker, or case manager.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to communicate and work effectively in the community services sector, developing and managing community programs, promoting social, emotional and physical wellbeing, responding to critical situations, managing service delivery, developing policy and research, coordinating volunteers, developing and maintaining professional networks, working with cultural diversity, ethical behaviour and legal responsibilities.

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Public
South Regional TAFE

This qualification addresses work in roles that usually involve service delivery, either direct client work and/or community education or development projects.

Workers at this level operate at an advanced skill level and may also have responsibility for the supervision of other staff and volunteers.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Course description

This qualification addresses work in roles that usually involve service delivery, either direct client work and/or community education or development projects.

Workers at this level operate at an advanced skill level and may also have responsibility for the supervision of other staff and volunteers.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

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Private
Upskilled Pty Ltd

This qualification is suitable for individuals who already have relevant experience in a community service role and are looking to improve their knowledge and skills as a leader in a community-based role.  Examples of career opportunities include caring for the elderly, housing support, family violence support, youth work, employment pathways, community development and case management.

Delivery is Online

Course description

This qualification is suitable for individuals who already have relevant experience in a community service role and are looking to improve their knowledge and skills as a leader in a community-based role.  Examples of career opportunities include caring for the elderly, housing support, family violence support, youth work, employment pathways, community development and case management.

Delivery is Online

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Private
West Australian Institute of Further Studies

Becoming a part of a community can be a very rewarding experience. But for a community to thrive, it relies on implementing strategies, the access to resources and for individuals to communicate and work together. Our goal is to prepare you to be able to help communities to become more sustainably independent whilst maintaining legal and ethical compliance.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

Course description

Becoming a part of a community can be a very rewarding experience. But for a community to thrive, it relies on implementing strategies, the access to resources and for individuals to communicate and work together. Our goal is to prepare you to be able to help communities to become more sustainably independent whilst maintaining legal and ethical compliance.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

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