Certificate IV in Community Services progresses your career in the community services sector with this intermediate-level course that will qualify you to work in a diverse range of settings in community services.
About this Course:
This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centred services to individuals and/or groups. Workers may provide support, advocacy or interventions to individual clients, groups or communities across a range of services.
At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.
This course has a minimum of 15 supervised scheduled face to face course contact hours on campus per week as well as 5 distance / online education hours per week. This comes to a total of 20 hours per week. Students are also required to undertake reading, activities, research, assessments and homework.
What You’ll Learn:
work within a community development framework
plan and conduct group activities
work with people from diverse backgrounds
seek employment in a variety of community services settings, or in social housing
Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
Maintain work health and safety
Work in an alcohol and other drugs context
Provide first point of contact
Confirm client developmental status
Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Engage respectfully with young people
Domestic Base Rate
Certificate IV in Community Services
Enrolment Fee: $200
Charlton Brown’s tuition fees vary based on a combination of residential status and location at the time of applying. The following fees for this course are indicative and intended only as a guide. Specific tuition fees, terms and conditions will be provided via a formal Letter Of Offer issued to successful applicants.
Should you wish to discuss tuition fees, please Contact Us or alternatively, you may Apply Now and our Admissions Team will respond with a formal Letter of Offer should your application be successful.
Scholarships and discounts may apply for approved agents, campus locations or global region.
16 years old or above;
Australian Year 11 high school certificate or overseas equivalent;