International students wishing to study the Mental Health Community Services Pathway must enter at Certificate IV level. At this level of study it is expected that you study for a minimum of 20 hours of study per week (Classroom based study, two days attendance from 9:00am to 5:00pm and self-paced study) including, but not limited to homework, assessment tasks, individual research and online activities.
There are no AQF Pre Requisites for this qualification.
AGB Training requires the applicant to successfully complete
- Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
- Pre-Training Review
- Enrolment Application Form
Students are required to have a minimum 5.5 International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score. Student must be 18 years or over.
Mental Health Community Services Pathway Fees and Charges
|Fees and Charges||Certificate IV in Mental Health||Diploma of Mental Health||Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management|
|Duration*||39-52 weeks||39-52 weeks||39-52 weeks|
|Application Fee||$ 100||$ 100||$ 100|
|Administration Fee||$ 500||$ 500||$ 500|
|Tuition Fee**||$ 5,400||$ 5,400||$ 5,400|
|Total Fees||$ 6,000||$ 6,000||$ 6,000|
* Total Pathway Duration 134 weeks, duration including holidays 173 weeks
**Direct Debit Dishonour Fee
In accordance with the visa requirements, international students are required to keep up to date with their payments, students will be charged default fee of $100. If a monthly direct debit payment dishonours on two (2) occasions the direct debit arrangement will cease and full payment of the outstanding balance of course will be required to be paid within 14 days. To avoid incurring additional fees or cancellation of CoE, please ensure sufficient funds are in your account on the 14th of each month.
Upon successful completion, students will have gained the knowledge and skills required to apply for further studies in either CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management, or pathway to second year entry into Charles Sturt University’s undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Social Work, via online studies or in Australia on campus at Wagga Wagga or Port Macquarie, NSW. For further details and entry requirements to the university pathway, please refer to the website: