This qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the managing, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.
At this level, workers have specialised skills in community services and work autonomously under broad directions from senior management. Workers are usually providing direct support to individuals or groups of individuals. Workers may also have responsibility for the supervision of other workers and volunteers and/or case management; program coordination or the development of new business opportunities.
CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services consists of 16 units of competency made up of 8 core units and 8 elective units. This qualification includes a mandatory 100 hour work placement.
Unit codes and titles are correct at time of publication. Codes, titles and selected elective units may change at any time without prior notification.Elective units have been selected by HANMAC on the basis of consultation with industry.
Elective units that are not included in the elective section of this page are available by negotiation. Elective units must meet the packaging rules within CHC52015 before being considered for inclusion.
Students enrolling in this course will be provided support by phone and email as required. Face to face meetings can be arranged by appointment.
Students requiring higher level support then what can be provide will be referred to external support services.
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The Higher Level Skills program, funded by the Queensland Government, may be available for Queensland based students enrolling into this qualification. Eligibility criteria applies. For further information on the Higher Level Skills program and its eligibility criteria click here
You must be an existing worker in the Community Services industry to access Higher Level Skills funding for this qualification.
Twelve months. This course is competency based and can be completed in a shorter time frame depending on the students existing skills and knowledge and prior learning.
Next course commencement
Face to face (Classroom based) training: Orientation / commencement date: TBA.
External: External enrolments for 2018 will end on the 30th November 2018 and will recommence for 2019 on the 14th January 2019. During the closure period if you are interested in enrolling in this qualification please complete an Expression of Interest and HANMAC will get back to you as soon as possible.
Course flyer / Expression of Interest