CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

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Teacher Assistant Course


The CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services - teacher assistant course is your passport to a new and exciting career. Structured for adult learners who want to get working sooner rather than later. The Diploma of Community Services - teacher assistant course covers topics such as mentoring and supervision, reflective practice, IBPs and IEPs, holistic wellbeing, developmental curriculum and policy research. After completing the Diploma of Community Services - teacher assistant course you could be employed as a disability support worker, integration aide, field officer, community access coordinator or family support worker. With interest free payment options, unlimited support and a high graduation rate - FTTA is the best place to start your new career. Enrol in the Diploma of Community Services - teacher assistant course today and get started.

FTTA students enrol in more than 30,000 units of competency per year. Some of the benefits of enrolling with FTTA include:

  • Interest free payment plans
  • 30 day no-obligation period
  • 18 months to complete
  • Government subsidies in some areas
  • Self-paced for busy people
  • Unlimited trainer support
  • Modern learning platform
  • Enrol at any time
  • High graduation rate

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Overview

Diploma of Community Services



Community Services – A guide




Units

Units of Competency

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CHCCCS007Develop and implement service programs
CHCCOM003Develop workplace communication strategies
CHCDEV002Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
CHCDIV003Manage and promote diversity
CHCLEG003Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCMGT005Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTWHS004Manage work health and safety
CHCEDS022Work with students in need of additional support
CHCCCS009Facilitate responsible behaviour
CHCDEV001Confirm client developmental status
CHCDEV003Analyse client information for service planning and delivery
CHCDIS005Develop and provide person-centred service responses
CHCDIS006Develop and promote positive person-centred behaviour supports
CHCEDS032Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

Topics
Some of the topics in this course include:


MentoringReflective practiceSupervision
LegislationComplianceResearch
Policy developmentFraming questionsDevelop curriculum
Learning and developmentInclusive practiceEvaluation and analysis
ObservationsDeveloping creativityHolistic wellbeing
SustainabilityMultiple intelligencesEnvironments
RegulationsDevelopmental milestonesInfection control

Entry requirements

Completed Certificate IV level course or higher in education support or similar industry or have 5 or more years' experience in a relevant field. Must be employed in a relevant industry role.


Use a computer and other technologies to record and manipulate data and information.


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. Some courses may require additional technologies.


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.


Candidates will need high level language skills in order to work with a range of professionals from different backgrounds, create complex documents and answer questions on more advanced topics relevant to the course.


The calendar year in which the candidate turns 17.


Candidates 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).



Mode, location and time

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This course is estimated to take 400-1200 hours to complete depending on experience, previous training and abilities. Most adult learners complete this course in 500-600 hours due to experience in the workforce and general life skills.




RPL students have up to 6 months to complete the course.





PerthMandurahAdelaide
Albury wodongaBallarat bendigoBrisbane
CairnsCanberraDarwin
GeelongGold coastHobart
RockinghamMackayMelbourne
NewcastleRockhamptonSunshine coast
SydneyToowoombaTownsville
Wollongong

Placement

Students must be employed in an approved and registered school in order to enrol in this course. This course is by RPL only.


Fees
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  • RPL
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RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



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


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



  • RPL
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Higher Level Skills Program Funded by the Queensland Government

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


RPL

$25 (Subsidised)
$1200 (Standard)


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Monthly payments Subsidised RPL Payment type
1 x payment $25 All types
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  • 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.


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



  • 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.


  • RPL
Click for Payment Options and Details

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


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



  • RPL
Click for Payment Options and Details

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


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



  • RPL
Click for Payment Options and Details

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


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



  • RPL
Click for Payment Options and Details

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


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



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The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


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Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment Not Available All types


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


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


RPL
$50 (Subsidised)
$1200 (Standard)

Payment Plan Options - standard fee
Monthly payments Subsidised RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit


  • Residing in Western Australia
  • An Australian citizen or permanent visa holder
  • Persons holding a temporary visa of sub-class 309, 820, 826 or
  • A dependent or spouse of the primary holder of a visa subclass 457


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students.

The following texts are recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Geoff Arnott, The Disability Support Worker, Pearsons
Karen Kearns, Supporting Education, The Teaching Assistant Handbook, Cengage Education



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.



Job outcome

Graduates may find work as a:


Education AssistantEducation OfficerAIEO
Teacher AideDisability support workerSpecial needs support worker
TutorSchool Support OfficerIntegration Aide
Teacher AssistantEducation Support WorkerAccommodation support worker
Field officerAssistant in nursingHome care assistant
Care assistantIn-home respite care workerClient assistant
Nursing assistantCommunity access coordinatorPersonal care assistant

Employment
"Fun and rewarding"

What a great course. Thank you FTTA. Thank you for making the learning experience so much fun and rewarding.

Fun and rewarding
kellie
"A Great teacher"

It was a great experience for me especially to work with my trainer who was very supportive.

A Great teacher
Taznoore
"Looking forward to placement"

I really enjoyed the training and the trainer was fantastic. Thanks FTTA, now I’m looking forward to the practical!

Looking forward to placement
Keiko

Nationally Recognised



Nationally Recognised

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Government Subsidies



WA Government Subsidies
Queensland Government Subsidies - certificate 3 guaranteed
Queensland Government Subsidies - Higher Level Skills

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