CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services

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Community Services Course

The CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services is your passport to a new and exciting career. This course has been developed for learners entering the community services sector in a range of environments including schools and community-based roles working with clients with identified needs in the community. Learners may be employed or volunteer in workplaces with community based or other programs (such as school-based engagement programs), a government department or funded provider working with people with specific needs such as addiction, an organisation working with humanitarian refugees or at-risk members of the community. Learners who undertake the CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services with FTTA, study a range of topics including safety, risks, abuse and neglect, working with people with special needs including disabilities, communication techniques and teaching and learning strategies. Enrol in the CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services today and get started!

  • Government funded from $25 (QLD concession)
  • Supported external mode for busy adult learners
  • Fees include learner guide and unlimited support
  • Interest free payments & 30-day no-obligation period
  • Unlimited phone, email and face to face support
  • Trainers who visit you in the workplace to provide support
  • 24/7 access to your online portal including webinars
  • Free online short courses with printable certificates
  • Access to FTTA’s online resume builder
  • No hidden fees, no additional unit fees or textbook fees
  • A long established provider with high completion rates
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Overview

CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services



Community Services – A guide





Units

Units of Competency

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CHCADV001Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
CHCCCS004Assess co-existing needs
CHCCOM002Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRP001Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
HLTWHS003Maintain work health and safety
CHCCCS009Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCDEV001Confirm client developmental status
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCCDE003Work within a community development framework
CHCYTH001Engage respectfully with young people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCEDS021Assist in facilitation of student learning
CHCEDS022Work with students in need of additional support

Fast Track may change the units listed above to comply with regulatory or training package requirements or as part of the RTO’s continual improvement and industry consultation processes.

Topics
Some of the topics in this course include:


Challenging behaviourCase workSocial difficulties
Social storiesVisual timetablesCommunity work
DisabilitiesDisordersDifficulties
Criminal behaviourCAPDDyslexia
DyscalculiaVisual closureVisual impairment
Assistive technologyDelivery strategiesMotivation
Flexible learningLearning stylesSpecialists

Entry requirements

No qualifications or experience required.


Conduct learning activities with children including games inside and outside of the classroom.


Candidates will need access to a computer with an internet connection, basic desktop applications such as Microsoft Office or OpenOffice, a pdf reader, headphones or speakers.


Candidates will need basic computer skills to write simple documents, watch lectures and other such tasks.


Candidates will need basic numeracy skills to count, add and subtract.


Have language, literacy and numeracy skills to read and comprehend learning materials and perform tasks related to an AQF level 4 qualification which may include recording routines, maintaining education notes, providing written feedback to parents, developing activity plans, interpreting workplace policy and procedure, reporting hazards, preparing resources.


Be aged 16 years or over.


Learners will need to obtain clearances as part of this course such as police checks and/or WWCC.


Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents, all visa types are eligible except student visa holders (note that not all visas are eligible for government funding however).



Details

External mode




Next intake for pathway programs is April 1, 2019.



External - Supported and structured pathway for learners likely to be successful in an external mode.




1000 hours normally completed over 40 weeks. This time allows for an orientation at the beginning of the course and time at the end of the course to finalise assessment. There are 34 weeks of actual programmed delivery.




Short answer questions, case studies, projects, workplace scenarios, workplace logbook and experience record, assessor observations (site visits).




Learners are required to complete a placement of 100 hours in a community based or other programs (such as school-based engagement programs), a government department or funded provider working with people with specific needs such as addiction, an organisation working with humanitarian refugees or at-risk members of the community, or any other approved service.



Speak to a student adviser for detailed information about this program. This information is general in nature.

Fees
Click on your state for course fee information:
NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA ACT
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

  • Standard
  • Subsidised
  • Concession
  • RPL
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The standard fee applies when no government subsidies are available.


Standard
$2150

No hidden fees
No admin fees
Includes learner guide


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
2 x payments $1075 All types
5 x payments $430 Direct debit
10 x payments $215 Direct debit

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees. See student handbook for further details.


Higher Level Skills Program Funded by the Queensland Government

The co-contribution subsidised fee is applied when a student is eligible for a government subsidised fee but is not eligible for a concession fee.


Subsidised
$50

No hidden fees
No admin fees
Includes learner guide


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Subsidised Payment type
1 x payment $50 All types

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Higher Level Skills Program Funded by the Queensland Government

The concession fee is applied when a student is eligible for a concessional government co-contribution subsidised fee (holds a concession card, has a disability, is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander).


Concession
$25

No hidden fees
No admin fees
Includes learner guide


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Concession Payment type
1 x payment $25 All types

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


  • The student meets the criteria for the co-contribution subsidised fee and
  • The student holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card or
  • The student provides FTTA with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the student, their partner or the person of whom the student is a dependant is entitled to concessions under a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card or
  • The student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or
  • The student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include young people in detention) or
  • The student has a disability


  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Recognition of prior learning is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL Fees

No hidden fees | No admin fees

Fee Type Fee
Standard $2150*
Subsidised $50
Concession $25

Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed

  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.


  • The student meets the criteria for the co-contribution subsidised fee and
  • The student holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card or
  • The student provides FTTA with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the student, their partner or the person of whom the student is a dependant is entitled to concessions under a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card or
  • The student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or
  • The student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include young people in detention) or
  • The student has a disability


  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

* Please be advised that FTTA cannot accept more than $1500 in advance due to regulations. Please contact FTTA for payment information.



Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.
Unfortunately Fast Track Training Australia is currently not taking enrolments in this area.

  • Standard
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee applies when no government subsidies are available.


Standard
$2150

No hidden fees
No admin fees
Includes learner guide


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
2 x payments $1075 All types
5 x payments $430 Direct debit
10 x payments $215 Direct debit

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees. See student handbook for further details.



Jobs in Community Services

Community Services jobs in your area may include:


Case workerCase officerCommunity liaison
Disability support workerIntegration aideSupport worker
Mentor support officerOnsite support officerFamily support worker
Youth support officerYouth residential caregiverCommunity facilitator

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