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Overview

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Course code:

CHC40313

Next available intakes:

February

Course length:

Full Time: 1 year

Campus:

Moorabbin

Gain the skills to embark on a career in Child, Youth and Family Intervention.

Our Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention has been designed to provide the knowledge and skills to people who are wanting to work with youth and families in the child protection sector.

During the course, you will develop the skills you need to work with at-risk youth and families, as well as vulnerable individuals with the aim of improving their lives.

This course is suited to those who want to make a real difference to the community.

This is a Free TAFE course 

Students who are eligible for Victorian Government subsidised training may not have to pay course tuition fees when they enrol in a Free TAFE course.

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Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

CHCCCS006

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCCCS016

Respond to client needs

CHCCOM002

Use communication to build relationships

CHCDEV001

Confirm client developmental status

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

CHCPRT003

Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people

CHCPRT005

Work within a practice framework

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

CHCCCS009

Facilitate responsible behaviour

CHCMHS007

Work effectively in trauma informed care

CHCPRT009

Provide primary residential care

CHCPRT010

Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs

HLTWHS006

Manage personal stressors in the work environment

Code Name
CHCCCS006Facilitate individual service planning and delivery
CHCCCS016Respond to client needs
CHCCOM002Use communication to build relationships
CHCDEV001Confirm client developmental status
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCPRT003Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people
CHCPRT005Work within a practice framework
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCCCS009Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCMHS007Work effectively in trauma informed care
CHCPRT009Provide primary residential care
CHCPRT010Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs
HLTWHS006Manage personal stressors in the work environment

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements specified in the Training Package for this qualification. However, Holmesglen requires applicants to the course to be over 18 years of age.

Applicants need to complete a literacy, language and numeracy test and be deemed to have the appropriate LLN skills to complete the course.

While completing this course, our dedicated placement officers will find you one 120-hour practical placement at a child protection agency.

Learners will also be required to obtain a Working With Children Check and a satisfactory current National Police Check for successful completion of this course.

Applicants are required to undertake a BKSB Literacy and numeracy test during the course entry application process to provide an assessment of the relevant literacy and numeracy level and needs of the individual learner.

It is expected that the learner will reach an exit level 2, to cope satisfactorily with their studies without additional support.

Candidates for this course are required to attend an interview when applying for the CHC40313 Certificate IV Child, Youth and family Intervention (Residential and out of home care).

At the interview the candidate completes a written task requiring them to interpret and reflect on a community sector based scenario to assess their comprehension, analytical and literacy skills.

The candidate is also screened with regard to their suitability to undertake this program, the career outcomes they are seeking and their ability to complete the program with consideration to their general wellbeing and support that they may need during the course to assist the successful completion of the qualification.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

Upon completion, you will receive the CHC40313 Certificate IV Child, Youth and Family Intervention

PATHWAYS

Students that successfully complete the CHC40313 Certificate IV Child, Youth and family Intervention (Residential and out of home care) have the option to pathway to a number of Diploma qualifications offered within the Social Science Department and may be eligible to receive credit transfers.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Residential Worker
- Outreach Worker
- Family Support Worker


How to apply

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$8,704.00

Government subsidised

$2,873.00

Concession

$574.60

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

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Community Services Open Days

A career in community services is your opportunity to make a positive difference in society. Professionals work with respect and passion, and an ongoing desire to improve the lives of those around them. If you�re interested in making your mark, attend one of our information sessions to learn more about the Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015 or the Diploma of Community Services CHC52015 offered at Holmesglen. Our information sessions are facilitated by Social Science teachers and will cover the: - Application process - Contact hours - Course structure - Career opportunities Attendees will have time to ask questions and speak one-on-one with a Social Science teacher. We'll also be accepting applications on the night, so you can apply on the spot for our upcoming intake. *We recommend attending the Waverley campus information session if you are interested in our Certificate IV in Community Services or the Moorabbin campus information session for details regarding the Diploma of Community Services (day time or evening delivery).

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Holmesglen Glen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

A career in community services is your opportunity to make a positive difference in society. Professionals work with respect and passion, and an ongoing desire to improve the lives of those around them. If you're interested in making your mark, attend one of our information sessions to learn more about the Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015 or the Diploma of Community Services CHC52015 offered at Holmesglen. Our information sessions are facilitated by Social Science teachers and will cover the: - Application process - Contact hours - Course structure - Career opportunities Attendees will have time to ask questions and speak one-on-one with a Social Science teacher. We'll also be accepting applications on the night, so you can apply on the spot for our upcoming intake. *We recommend attending the Waverley campus information session if you are interested in our Certificate IV in Community Services or the Moorabbin campus information session for details regarding the Diploma of Community Services (day time or evening delivery).

 

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Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road Moorabbin 3189 Australia

Passionate about helping individuals who require support due to aging, disability and other reasons? This session will provide you with information about how we can help you provide person-centred support to those who need it. Join us for this presentation and discover the rewards of working with older persons, the benefits of our industry connections and details of our Individual Support course. The session starts promptly at 4pm.

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Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Design, implement and evaluate leisure and health activities. This session will provide you information about our course and how we can support you to be successful as an activities coordinator in a range of settings. Visit us on Open Day for a presentation and short activity, presented by our experienced trainers, highlighting industry placement opportunities and future pathways. The session starts promptly at 4pm.

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Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Visit us at Open day at our Youth Work and Alcohol and Other Drugs session to find out more about how our course is designed to provide you with the right knowledge and skills for a career in this industry. This course is suited to those who want to make a real difference to their community by working with youth.

- , Thu, 08 Aug

Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road Moorabbin 3189 Australia

A career in community services is your opportunity to make a positive difference in society. Professionals work with respect and passion, and an ongoing desire to improve the lives of those around them. If you�re interested in making your mark, attend one of our information sessions to learn more about the Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015 or the Diploma of Community Services CHC52015 offered at Holmesglen. Our information sessions are facilitated by Social Science teachers and will cover the: - Application process - Contact hours - Course structure - Career opportunities Attendees will have time to ask questions and speak one-on-one with a Social Science teacher. We'll also be accepting applications on the night, so you can apply on the spot for our upcoming intake. *We recommend attending the Waverley campus information session if you are interested in our Certificate IV in Community Services or the Moorabbin or City campus information session for details regarding the Diploma of Community Services (daytime or evening delivery).

- , Thu, 08 Aug

Holmesglen St Kilda Road Campus, 332 St Kilda Rd Southbank Australia

Attend our information sessions to learn more about our suite of courses in the mental health and alcohol and other drug areas offered at Holmesglen. Our information sessions will be facilitated by a Social Science teacher and each session will cover: - Application process - Contact hours for each of the different course options - Course structures available for our Certificate IV and Diploma - Career opportunities Attendees will also have time to ask questions and speak with a Social Science teacher 1 on 1. We'll also be accepting applications on the night so you can apply on the spot for our upcoming intake. This session will cover our Certificate IV in Mental Health, Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs, and our Diploma of Mental Health.

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Holmesglen Glen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

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