Diploma of Youth Justice

Duration Up to 24 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC50513
TAFE SA CodeTP00647
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

  • Certificate IV or higher in a Community Services or Health related area

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: Case Workers; Court Coordinator; Juvenile Justice Coordinator; Juvenile Justice Officer; Section Supervisor; Senior Youth Justice Officer; Shift Supervisor; Shift Team Leader; Unit Coordinator/Manager/Leader; Youth Justice Area Manager.

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

Diploma of Youth Justice (CHC50513)
This qualification covers senior 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 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.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

UniversityUniversity CourseTotal Units in Uni CourseCredits GrantedGuaranteed AdmissionDetails
University of AdelaideBachelor of Arts7221YesDetails
Bachelor of Social Sciences7218YesDetails
University of South AustraliaBachelor of Psychological Science10836Details
Bachelor of Social Work14418Details
Bachelor of Social Science (Human Services)10818Details


 Fee Range (approx)
Total course cost$5,814 - $7,135

Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

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