CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)

CRICOS Number: 114590C

Located in Sydney’s CBD, the Australasia Technology Institute (ATI) has training rooms with highly skilled trainers to facilitate this course so that students can learn, be confident and be ready for industry upon successful completion

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COURSE OUTCOMES

This qualification reflects the role of community services workers involved in the delivery, management and coordination of person-centred services to individuals, groups, and communities.

At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously within their scope of practice under broad directions from senior management.

Workers support people to make change in their lives to improve personal and social wellbeing and may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers. They may also undertake case management and program coordination.

LICENCING REQUIREMENT

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Successfully completing this training provides the knowledge and skills required for students to gain fulltime/part time or casual employment in the following possible job titles:

  • Assistant Community Services Worker
  • Community Work Coordinator
  • Support Facilitator (Disability)
  • Support Facilitator (Community Services)
  • Assistant Community Worker
  • Family Support Worker
  • Disability Team Leader
  • Early Intervention Worker
  • Community Care Manager
  • Care Team Leader
  • Community Access Coordinator
  • Welfare Support Worker
  • Case Coordinator (Disability)
  • Community Recreation Coordinator
  • Family Services Coordinator
  • Community Worker
  • Community Services Coordinator
  • Case Coordinator (Community Services)
  • Community Program Coordinator

THIRD PARTIES

Australasia Technology Institute has a range of agreements with Third Party Organisations providing recruitment services.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT – TRAINING PACKAGE

The Training Package itself does not identify entry requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENT – RTO SPECIFIC

Australasia Technology Institute (ATI) has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Complete the ATI Pre-enrolment suitability form to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING AND CREDIT TRANSFER

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be obtained for skills and knowledge obtained through previous study or relevant experience obtained in Australia. Australasia Technology Institute recognises qualifications from other Australian providers and offers student Credit Transfer.

AWARD QUALIFICATION AND OUTCOME

On successful completion of this course students will be awarded a nationally recognised qualification:

CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services

COURSE CONTENT

Twelve (12) core and eight (8) elective units are required for the award of the CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services.

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Unit code Unit Title Core / Elective
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs C
CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs C
CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations C
CHCCSM013 Facilitate and review case management C
CHCDEV005 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on people in community work and services C
CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence C
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people C
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety C
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance C
CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes C
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice C
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety C
CHCCSM009 Facilitate goal-directed planning E
CHCCSM010 Implement case management practice E
CHCCSM012 Coordinate complex case requirements E
CHCCSM014 Provide case management supervision E
CHCCSM016 Undertake advanced assessments E
CHCCCS038 Facilitate the empowerment of people receiving support E
CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship and process E
CHCCSL002 Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills E

 

DELIVERY MODE AND DURATION

Delivery mode

This program is delivered:

  • 15 hours per week face-to-face classroom mode
  • 5 hours per week supervised distance mode
  • 432 hours of field placement

Course duration

This qualification will be delivered over 104 weeks, including 80 weeks of training and assessment spread over 8 terms of 10 weeks each and 24 weeks of holidays.

Field Placement

A student must complete 432 hours of clinical training and Field placement in a facility that is organised by Australasia Technology Institute and supported by the Australasia Technology Institute Trainer. This runs for 24 hours per week over 2 terms.

Students are placed in appropriate facilities reflecting the units being studied. Field placement is a valuable opportunity where the student can practice all the skills and applied knowledge developed across the course under supervision.

ENROLMENT DATES

2024 08-Jan-24 08-Apr-24 08-Jul-24 07-Oct-24
2025 06-Jan-25 07-Apr-25 07-Jul-25 06-Oct-25

TRAINING DELIVERY LOCATION

Training for this course is delivered at a modern multi-classroom campus situated on Level 4 – 191-199 Thomas St, Haymarket NSW 2000.

HOW CAN I ENROL IN THE COURSE?

You can call us, visit our office, engage an education agent or visit our website on the ‘Apply Now’ page which will have:

  • Enrolment form;
  • International Student Handbook;
  • Guide to studying and living in Australia;
  • Fee management policy;
  • Privacy notice;
  • USI procedure

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