Certificate IV in Youth Work

Duration Up to 18 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC40413
TAFE SA CodeTP00644
Example Career ProfileYouth Worker or Disability WorkerYouth Worker or Disability Worker
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Description

This course reflects the role of workers who develop and facilitate programs for young people through a range of community-based programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

Locations

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NoarlungaOn & Off CampusApply Now
Regency ParkOn & Off CampusApply Now

Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and

  • Either any Certificate III or higher or SACE Completion or equivalent
If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

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Port Pirie Workplace Apply Now

Course Admission Requirements

    If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by You must be working in a related industry and provide evidence of this when you enrol.CSPA score
    If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

    Important Information

    • This qualification requires a combination of online study and compulsory weekly attendance on campus for 2 days per week. In addition to this, students will be required to attend a localised industry specific setting for work placement (140 hours).
    • Campus locations for workshop day will include Noarlunga, Regency Park and Elizabeth.
    • For participation in this qualification, students will be required to obtain a clearance from the Department of Communities and Social Inclusion at their expense. For more information please go to https://screening.dcsi.sa.gov.au/
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    Employment Outcomes

    Youth work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and youth sector agencies.

    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 Youth Work (CHC40413)
    Skills covered include communication, working with diverse people, group activities, legal and ethical requirements, mental health, critical situations and workplace safety. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 14 core units and 4 elective units.

    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

    The TAFE SA qualification 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.