Work to support families and community development

TAFE SA community and family services graduates can pursue careers in community development. The community services sector includes roles with children, older people and people with disabilities, as well as refugees and people in need of advocacy. You could also find employment delivering recreation, education or employment programs that benefit communities.

Our counselling courses can lead to a range of roles in the community services sector. Topics covered include counselling practice, risk, ethics and cultural diversity. Financial counsellors provide a specialist service, working with people facing debt and other financial issues. 

Community and Family Services Courses

Qualifications Help…  National Code
Certificate III in Community ServicesCHC32015
Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family InterventionCHC40313
Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support)CHC40313
Certificate IV in Community ServicesCHC42015
Diploma of Community ServicesCHC52015
Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)CHC52015
Diploma of Community Services / Bachelor of Social Work - Flinders Uni Pathway
Diploma of Community Services/Bachelor of Arts - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Diploma of Community Services/Bachelor of Social Sciences - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Diploma of CounsellingCHC51015
Diploma of Counselling/Bachelor of Arts - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Diploma of Counselling/Bachelor of Social Sciences - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Diploma of Financial CounsellingCHC51115
Advanced Diploma of Community Sector ManagementCHC62015
Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management/Bachelor of Arts - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management/Bachelor of Social Sciences - Uni of Adelaide Pathway
Apprenticeships and Traineeships Help…  National Code
Certificate III in Community ServicesCHC32015
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders Help…  National Code
Certificate II in Community ServicesCHC22015
Certificate III in Community ServicesCHC32015
Certificate IV in Community DevelopmentCHC42115
* Eligibility criteria applies. See course details to check if you meet the requirements for funding.