Community Services

Certificate III

National Code: CHC32015

Course information

About the course

Course Number: CHC32015-01V02

Do you like helping and supporting other people? Have you always been drawn towards the community services sector? If so, then the Certificate III in Community Services can help you achieve your career goals. This qualification, which has been designed by industry professionals, is suitable for entry-level community service workers who support people in various community settings or assist with the implementation of community-based programs. This course covers a range of core unit competencies including responding to clients' needs, communicating and working in health or community services, working with diverse people and managing personal stressors in the work environment. Successful completion of the Cert III in Community Services can lead to a variety of exciting and rewarding career opportunities including Community Care Worker, Juvenile Justice Officer, Neighbourhood Centre Worker, Youth Housing Support Worker.

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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