Community Services

Certificate III

National Code: CHC32015

Course information

About the course

Course Number: CHC32015-01V02

Contribute to social change and be the voice the community needs when you launch your career in Community Services. Designed in close consultation with industry, the Certificate III in Community Services course will give you the skills to effectively support individuals in community settings or in community based programs. Our dedicated teachers will teach you how to listen and respond to your clients’ needs, follow safe work practices, work with diverse groups of people and manage personal stressors at work. At TAFE NSW we understand that different people like to study in different ways, so we have developed a range of study options for you to choose from. S tudy online, on campus, part-time, full-time, during the day or in the evening. The Certificate III in Community Services can lead to careers as a: - Community Care Worker - Juvenile Justice Officer - Neighbourhood Centre Worker - Youth Housing Support Worker

Course study options

Offered on 2 campuses

TAFE to Uni Pathway
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  • What you'll learn

  • Entry requirements

  • Career opportunities

  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services

Study Modes available


On-Campus Learning - Study at our place for all or some of your course and access the on-campus TAFE experience.


North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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