The Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management course is aimed at those working within the Community Services industry within a management role. The student’s practical skills and industry knowledge are utilised in training through discussions, assessment and in learning how to transfer those skills and knowledge into program development, staff management and day-to-day operations.
Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management
This qualification reflects the role of workers who are middle managers or managers across a range of community sector organisations. These people work independently and report to executive management, directors or boards of management. They undertake a range of functions requiring the application of knowledge and skills to achieve results in line with the organisation’s goals and strategic directions. At this level, workers have responsibility for planning and monitoring service delivery, recruitment and performance management of other paid or unpaid workers, managing risk and contributing to continuous improvement within the scope of their specific role. This may include management of a specific programs or project, or broader management of a community-based organisation, early childhood education service, not-for-profit organisation or community centre.
Possible occupation titles relating to this qualification: Centre Manager, Coordinator (large organisation), Community Care Manager, Manager (small agency/service), Community Development Manager, Program Area Manager, Community Education Manager, Community Services Manager, Volunteer Program Manager
Course Duration 52 weeks
Duration inclusive of holidays: 65 Weeks
|Fees and Charges||Skills First Government funded student||Full-fee-paying student|
|Administration Fee||$ 100||$ 6,000|
|Textbook Fee||$ 300||$ 300|
|Total||$ 400||$ 6,300|
Packaging rules To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in – 13 units of competency (8 core units and 5 elective units)