Course Code: CHC32015Certificate III in Community Services
Start a rewarding career in community services with our nationally recognised qualifications – CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services. A career in Community Services is a very rewarding one, allowing you to enrich the lives of others and use your compassion and skills to help them build a better life for themselves. Community Services is one of the fastest-growing sectors in Australia. This qualification reflects the role of an entry-level community services worker who supports individuals through the provision of person-centered services. At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations.
RTO'sThis course is delivered by one of the following Kirana Colleges Registered Training Organisations; Maxis Solutions Pty Ltd. RTO No. 91428.
There are no course requirements for this qualification. It is preferred that the students have obtained a minimum of a School Certificate or equivalent.
This qualification reflects the role of an entry level community services worker who supports individuals through the provision of person-centred services. At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Work may take place in a range of community services organisations.
The CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services is intended for individuals who want to work in the community services sector, as well as for those who have some experience in the sector that want to complete vocational education to enhance their professional knowledge, skills and practice to expand career opportunities.
Students completing the CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services may undertake further study into:
- CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services
- CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services
There are no education entry requirements for this qualification. Student’s must be above the age of 16 to enrol. Students under the age of 18 will require a parent or guardians’ permission to enrol.
After completing this course you can pursue a career as a:
- Community Care Worker
- Neighbourhood Centre Worker
- Residential Support Worker
- Indigenous or Multicultural Support Worker
- Aged Care Support Worker
- Disability Support Worker
- Child or Youth Residential Care Assistant
Recommended course structure
The packaging rules state that a total number of 12 units must be completed to obtain CHC32015 Certificate III In Community Services. This includes: 5 core units and 7 elective units.
|Unit Code||Unit Description|
|CHCCCS016||Respond to client needs|
|CHCCOM005||Communicate and work in health or community services|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|HLTWHS006||Manage personal stressors in the work environment|
|Unit Code||Unit Description|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build relationships|
|CHCCOM001||Provide first point of contact|
|CHCMHS001||Work with people with mental health issues|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and-or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|CHCCCS009||Facilitate responsible behaviour|
|CHCADV001||Facilitate the interests and rights of clients|