CHC32015 - Certificate III in Community Services
If you have your heart set on helping others, the Certificate III in Community Services is just for you. This course is included in the Australian and Queensland Government’s Fee Free TAFE program.
12 months full-time
This level is appropriate for support workers, case workers and client contact officers, generally these positions have direct contact with clients, identify presenting needs and refer to appropriate services and support.
This is a nationally recognised accredited course.
The COVID-19 vaccination may be a requirement for employment.
Standard Course StructureDuration:
12 months full-time
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCCCS016||Respond to client needs|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|HLTWHS006||Manage personal stressors in the work environment|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCCOM001||Provide first point of contact|
|CHCCCS004||Assess co-existing needs|
|CHCCCS019||Recognise and respond to crisis situations|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues|
|CHCCDE003||Work within a community development framework|
|CHCDFV001||Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence|
|CHCDIS008||Facilitate community participation and social inclusion|
Completion of the bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course.
There are no other entry requirements for this course, however, it is highly recommended that students have completed Year 10 or equivalent.
|Fee for service||$3,708.00 (2023)|
|Subsidised full fee||$1,236.00 (2023)|
|Subsidised concession fee||$924.00 (2023)|
|Fee for service per unit||$309.00 (2023)|
|Subsidised full fee per unit||$103.00 (2023)|
|Subsidised concession fee per unit||$77.00 (2023)|
|TAFE Priority Skills Fund/Training Program fee per unit||$57.70 (2023)|
Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.
This is a Fee Free TAFE course thanks to the Australian and Queensland Governments. Eligibility criteria applies.
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