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

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC40313
TAFE SA CodeTP00657
Example Career ProfileCounsellor and Community WorkerCounsellor and Community Worker
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Adelaide CityOn & Off CampusApply Now
Port PirieOn & Off CampusApply Now

Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and any one of:

  • Either any Certificate III or higher or SACE Stage 2 or equivalent Australian Year 12 certificate
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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Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

and

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

Important Information

  • This qualification requires a combination of online study and compulsory weekly attendance on campus. In addition to this, students will be required to attend a localised industry specific setting for work placement (50-120 hours) and complete industry experience at Bower Place Complex Needs Clinic www.bowerplace.com.au - a practicing clinic; located in Gawler Place, ADELAIDE.
  • Campus locations for workshop days will include:
  • All Regional applicants please apply via Port Pirie Campus (SATAC Code 728345). Once per term an intensive 1 week practical block will be offered at Adelaide Campus as an alternative study option for regional students ONLY. This will replace the weekly workshops.
  • 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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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.