CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services

Advance Your Community Service Career

Gain advanced skills and knowledge to make an impact on individuals and communities.

Fees & Funding
Fee for Service: $3,950 
Up to 12 Months
Study mode
Western Australia
Your industry career prospects
Of graduates were satisfied with their training
Of graduates experienced an improvement in their work status

Course information

Our Certificate IV in Community Services is designed for students aiming for employment in the community services industry. Graduates will gain the skills to design and deliver person-centred services to individuals, groups, and communities.

Upon completing this course, graduates can work autonomously within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other staff in various projects or teams. Work may take place in contexts such as community service, casework, or case management, providing support, advocacy, or interventions across a range of services.

Your career opportunities
  • Family Support Worker
  • Case Manager
  • Community Care Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Tenants Advisory Worker
  • Community Service Worker


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Entry Requirements
  • Completion of grade 10-12 or equivalent
  • Demonstrate a satisfactory level of Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) abilities
  • Must be able to obtain a federal police check
  • Students may need a COVID-19 vaccine to begin work placement
Course Duration
  • Class attendance is scheduled for all units over a period of 12 months
  • Classes are held through Trainer-arranged Zoom Support Sessions
Course units
Core Units

CHCADV001 Facilitate the Interests and Rights of Clients

CHCCOM002 Use Communication to Build Relationships

CHCDFV001 Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence

CHCDIV001 Work with Diverse People

CHCLEG001 Work Legally and Ethically

CHCPRP001 Develop and Maintain Networks and Collaborative Partnerships

HLTWHS002 Follow Safe Work Practices for Client Care

Elective Units

CHCCCS020 Respond effectively to barriers of concern

CHCCCS003 Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide

CHCCCS017 Develop strategies for unmet needs

CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations

CHCCCS014 Provide brief interventions

CHCCCS006 Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

CHCCCS009 Facilitate responsible behaviour

HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors at work

Fees & Funding
Payment Plans

National – Fee for Service: $3,950

If you’d like to find out about our payment plans, please contact one of our friendly Learning Consultants.

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