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Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support)

Duration Up to 6 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC40313
TAFE SA CodeTP00657
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileCounsellor and Community WorkerCounsellor and Community Worker
FacultiesCommunity Services
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uyAdelaide City701427Apply Now On & Off CampusFT & PTDay Only
ux On-campus face to face workshops, individual and/or group study and work within the field outside of scheduled contact times will be required.
yx Completion time is estimated to be 6 months full time however this may vary depending on prior studies. The majority of contact time takes place within a practical clinical context at Bower Place CNC www.bowerplace.com.au a practicing complex needs clinic which is located at Level 2, 55 Gawler Place, ADELAIDE, plus a vocational placement within another off site community service organisation.
2x Completion time is estimated to be 12 months full time however this may vary depending on prior studies. This course is a blended delivery of online study and mandatory attendance at workshops with a vocational placement component.

Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and any one of

  • Either any Certificate III or higher or SACE Completion or equivalent

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wx TAFE SA can recognise the skills (RPL) you already have. If you are working in the industry and have skills that can be recognised, TAFE SA will provide any additional training needed to gain a qualification.
ax Students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to undertake a reading, writing and numeracy assessment before enrolling.
The duration of a workplace course is determined by the study plan.
Read more about training in the workplace for existing workers.

Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and

  • You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.

Course Notes & Special Requirements

  • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

How to Apply

Award Courses

Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

Job role titles may include: Alternative Care Worker; Care Worker; Case Support Worker; Child Protection Support Worker; Children's/Youth Support Worker; Community Visitors; Cottage Parent; Direct Care Worker; Early Intervention Worker; Entry Level Case Worker; Family Support/Prevention Worker; Foster Parent/Carer; Home Based Care Worker; Out of Home Care Provider; Residential Care Worker.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support) (CHC40313)
This qualification provides the skills for work in youth and family intervention, including practice specialisations in residential and out of home care, family support and early intervention. Workers operate under a broad supervision framework and within clearly defined organisational guidelines, service plans and position specifications. 10 core units plus 6 electives.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Fees

This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.