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Community Services Crisis Support Skill Set

State ID: EAC07

This skills set will give you the skills and training to respond to the immediate needs of clients in crisis.

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

Delivery
This course is delivered through a mix of online learning, and on campus sessions that include role-play in a simulated workplace setting.
You will need to undertake a work placement as part of this course.

Timetable
Starts 17 October and classes run Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm for 8 weeks.

Job opportunities
Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Perth - Skill Set On Campus

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Duration 8 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Perth
How On campus
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Early Childhood Leadership Skill Set

State ID: EAB69

Gain leadership knowledge and skills in Early Childhood Education and Care

If you are looking to upskill or move into a managerial role in early childhood education and care this skill set will give you the skills and knowledge to confidently consult, support, and manage staff while exploring your personal management style.

Entrance Requirements

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

You must have completed the Diploma in Early Childhood and Care (or equivalent) and be employed in the industry.

Important information

Delivery is online with live workshops. Assessment takes place in industry as a workplace project.

Timetable
Starts 5 October: Mondays 6.00pm – 7.30pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Leederville - Online Skill Set

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Duration 6 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Leederville
How Online
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Safety and Protection of Children and Young People for Sports, Recreation and Community organisations Skill Set

State ID: EAB87

Gain the skills required to protect children and young people engaged in community based activities

If you are in contact with children and young people through work or volunteering in a community based group or you are working with vulnerable people this course will teach you compliance with the child safety industry, regulatory and organisational requirements.

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

You will need access to a placement that involves working with children and young people for at least one month.

You must hold a current Working with Children Check (WWC)

Next course
Starts Term 4
Classes will run on Tuesdays, 17:30 - 19:30 for 4 sessions plus 2 weeks for assessment completion

 

 

 

Job opportunities

This course will enhance job outcomes for those wishing to work in the any industry involving children and young people.

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Leederville - Term 4 - Blended

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Overview
Duration 6 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Leederville
How On campus
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Working in a Trauma Informed Way in the Mental Health and Community Sector Skill Set

State ID: EAC10

Work from a trauma informed care perspective

Develop your knowledge and understanding of trauma when working with people living with mental health issues in the community services and health sector.

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Important information

Study, work or volunteer experience in community services or the health sector is essential to ensure you have an understanding of the sector, client processes and information.

Delivery & timetable
This skill set will be delivered in a mixture of online and on campus training.
Starts 25 August : 5 weeks, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5.00pm - 7.30pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Blended

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When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
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Recognise and Respond Appropriately to Domestic and Family Violence Skill Set

State ID: EAC05

Expand your knowledge and skills to be able to help build community awareness about domestic and family violence

This skill set will give you the knowledge you need to be able to work effectively in the promotion of community awareness of domestic and family issues. 

Important information

How to apply

Important information

You'll need access to workplace or simulated workplace environment with the opportunity for interaction with others. This may be on campus, in a workplace or via videoconference tools.

Starts 8 October 2020, Thursdays 5.00pm - 8.00pm

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Blended Delivery

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Overview
Duration 9 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Supporting Children (2 - 12 years) with Autism Skill Set

State ID: EAB77

Gain the skills needed to support children with autism in school or child care settings

This skill set has been designed to help you support children aged 2 - 12 who have educational needs associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Important information

How to apply

Important information

Delivery will be online, via live workshops. If you are not working with a child with autism you will need to arrange a suitable 22.5 hr work placement.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Leederville - Online - Supporting Children with Autism (2-12 years)

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When Semester 2, 2020
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Childcare Introduction Skill Set

State ID: EAB97

If you are considering a career in childcare, you can get an idea of what's in store with this introductory skill set

You'll gain an understanding of the core skills required to work in child care and start on a pathway to further study and employment.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

As you will undertake a work placement as part of this skillset, you will need to have a current Working with Children Check (WWC).

Training will be delivered in a combination of ways over 10 weeks, including one day per week, 9:00am - 2:30pm plus a 27.5 hour work placement.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Midland - On Campus Childcare Introduction Skill Set

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When Semester 2, 2020
Where Midland
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Clinical Care for Aged Care Workers Skill Set

State ID: EAB46

Gain the skills you need to equip you to provide a high level of care in the aged care sector

This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector. It has been established to provide you with additional clinical and assessment skills.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Duration 10 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
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Food Safety for Ancillary Aged and Personal Care Staff Skill Set

State ID: EAB72

The COVID19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of building the capacity and understanding of the workforce across a range of areas.

This skill set has been developed to promote safe food practices, infection prevention, and control and safe manual handling measures.

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Important information

This skill set will be delivered through a mix of online training and on campus practical laboratory and simulated sessions.
You will be required to attend 4 days on campus as part of the training.

Employers within the aged care and community services sector use a values based model for employment supported by the relevant skills and qualifications.
Working with children check/police clearance will be required to undertake work in the aged care, community services and health sector.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 8 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
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Entry into Care Roles Skill Set

State ID: AE116

This skill set is free for everyone

This skill set will give you the skills and knowledge required to provide entry level support and basic client care for a range of roles and purposes within the aged care and disability support sectors.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

*You must be 18 yrs old or over to enrol in this skill set.

Mount Lawley timetable
This course will be available in term 4 - start date, days and times to be confirmed.
Duration - 10 weeks

How to apply

Ready to apply for this skill set? 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 2, 2020

Mount Lawley - On Campus

Details

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Units

Overview
Duration 6 week/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Mount Lawley
How On campus
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Ready to apply for this skill set?

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.