Community Services courses give skills and knowledge across a range of community areas. Students can aim to work within youth services, work with people with complex needs, as support persons, Community Services Worker, Case Worker, Welfare Support Worker and Early Intervention, Homelessness Worker and within community organisations. Community Services courses are about looking after the person and dealing with all life issues from health and security to emotional wellbeing.
If you want to make a positive difference in the lives of others, AGB Training’s Nationally Recognised Community Services Qualifications will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to pursue a meaningful career.
Certificate IV in Community Services
This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centered services to individuals and/or groups. Workers may provide support, advocacy or interventions to individual clients, groups or communities across a range of services. At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.
Possible occupation titles relating to this qualification: Case Worker, Health Education Officer, Community Services Worker, Outreach Officer, Community Support Worker, Support Worker, Domestic Violence Worker, Welfare Support Worker, Early Intervention Homelessness Worker, Welfare Worker, Family Support Worker
Start Date: please contact us for more information
Fees if eligible for Government Funding: $500
Victorian Government Contribution for Skills First Funded Program $ 6,510
Textbook Fees: $ 109.95
Course Duration: 39 weeks – not including school or public holidays
Duration inclusive of holidays: 52 Weeks
Packaging rules To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in – 15 units of competency (7 core units and 8 elective units)
Text books are available to purchase online, click on the book image to go to suppliers’ site.