About this course
This course will enable you to develop and facilitate programs for young people through a range of community based programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. At the conclusion of this work course you may find work through employment in community, government and welfare agencies. You will learn how to implement the policies and guidelines of the employing organisation. You will also gain skills to make decisions under the indirect supervision of a manager.
This qualification has 14 core units and four elective units. Follow this link to view an outline of this qualification.
Please note that you must complete all of the core units listed on the qualification outline, however the elective units you study may differ between TAFE colleges. You will be provided with a course outline at orientation which identifies the elective units you will be enrolled into at your TAFE college.
Students must obtain the following items prior to the commencement of their first work placement:
- Working with Children Check Card
- National Criminal History Record Check
- Senior First Aid Certificate
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Admission Requirements for your country of origin.
- Community Worker
- Youth Worker