Certificate IV in Youth Justice

Duration Up to 18 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC40513
TAFE SA CodeTP00645
Example Career ProfileYouth Worker or Disability WorkerYouth Worker or Disability Worker
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Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and any one of

  • 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

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Course Admission Requirements

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

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

Employment Outcomes

Occupation titles may include: Juvenile Justice Officer; Mentors; Secure Environment Worker; Visits Coordinator; Youth Justice Officer; Youth Residential Worker; Youth Worker (Juvenile Justice).

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 Justice (CHC40513)
This qualification reflects the role of youth justice workers who supervise young people who have been directed by the justice system to be in the care and direction of authorised community and/or government agencies.

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.


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.