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Early Childhood Aboriginal Skill Set

State ID: EAB29

An exciting start to a rewarding career

The Early Childhood Aboriginal Skill Set is a unique set of three units designed to give Aboriginal students an exciting start toward a career in early childhood.

The course is delivered by a lecturer with knowledge in Aboriginal culture and learning styles and is supported by an Aboriginal mentor. It is based on the Aboriginal Cultural Standards Framework and aims to provide a culturally safe learning environment.

Important information

Further study

How to apply

Important information

This course includes a non-assessed work experience placement in an Aboriginal kindy and a practicum in a childcare centre.

You will need to obtain a Working with Children Check card.

Typical timetable

  • Orientation -  9:30am - 12:00pm, Thursday 17 October 2019
  • Followed by 2 weeks work experience placement in an Aboriginal kindy (non-assessed) -  8:30am - 3:00pm, Tuesdays - Thursdays
  • Then classes run for 3 weeks -  9:30am – 2:30pm, Tuesdays - Thursdays
  • Followed by a one week practicum in a childcare centre - 9:00am - 5:30pm, Monday - Friday
Further study

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

How to apply

To register your interest please click apply now.

 

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Semester 2, 2019

Leederville - On Campus Early Childhood Aboriginal Skill Set

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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Having a passion for working with those in need and making positive changes to their lives means a career in Education and Community Services could be your ideal vocation. These qualifications provide you with a range of skills to work in settings that provide direct services for clients.

If you require further information please email your enquiry to shortcourse@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

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An exciting start to a rewarding career

The Early Childhood Aboriginal Skill Set is a unique set of three units designed to give Aboriginal students an exciting start toward a career in early childhood.

The course is delivered by a lecturer with knowledge in Aboriginal culture and learning styles and is supported by an Aboriginal mentor. It is based on the Aboriginal Cultural Standards Framework and aims to provide a culturally safe learning environment.

Non-Aboriginal students can apply through interview.

Gain these skills
  • Ability to work with families of young children in early childhood settings
  • Provide culturally safe learning and care environments for young children
  • Work with culturally diverse people in the education and care environment
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enthusiam about working with young children
  • Sound English language skills including reading and writing

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Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)

National ID: CHC33015 | State ID: AA67

If you are passionate about supporting people with disability to reach their potential and live an independent life, then this is the job for you.

When you complete the Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) you will be on a pathway to develop a career in the rewarding field of disability work. You could be a disability support worker in the following settings/environments: residential, individual support, employment, recreational and/or day support, advocacy and case management.




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Work placement

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Work placement

As part of this course you will complete a 120 hour supervised work placement in a facility providing services to disabled clients. Before you start work placement you will need to obtain a police clearance (approx. $72). 

Important information

It is strongly recommended that you see your doctor about having a flu vaccination.

Typical Timetable

Full-time - 3 days per week on campus for 15 weeks followed by 4 week full-time industry placement.
Part-time - 1 day per week on campus for 3 terms and the a full-time placement.
Please note NMT also offers a partnership program with industry - 5 weeks intensive on campus program followed by 2 days per week industry placement plus 1 day per week on campus for the remainder of the semester.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Disability Service Officer
  • School Support Officer (Disability)
  • In Home Respite Worker | Residential Care Worker | Residential Support Worker
  • Home Care Assistant | Residential Aide 
  • Care Assistant | Care Worker | Care Service Employee
  • Accommodation Support Worker
  • Community House Worker
  • Planned Activity Assistant
  • Transport Support Worker

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

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Semester 1, 2019

Midland - On Campus

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Duration 6 months
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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - Trainee Workplace

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Semester 1, 2020

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Semester 2, 2019

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) - On Campus

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Mount Lawley - On Campus

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Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care

National ID: CHC40113 | State ID: J589

Do you want a career caring for the future?

When you complete the Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care you'll be on your way to a career as an outside school hours carer or school holiday program coordinator for children aged between 6 and 12 years.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the education sector, supporting the development of children, implementing inclusion strategies, understanding legal, ethical, and administrative requirements, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.




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Important information

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Further study

How to apply

Prerequisites

Before attending work placement you will be required to obtain:

  • Working with Children Check (WWC)
  • Police Clearance
  • Medical clearance

Under 18 students will be required to obtain a Confidential Statutory Declaration and a medical clearance.

Important information
    Job opportunities

    Other job titles may include:

    • Day Activity Worker

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

    This qualification reflects the role of educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs. 

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    Further study

    Graduates may be eligible for university entry.

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Duration 18 months
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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Leederville - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Midland - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Midland - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Leederville - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Midland - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

    National ID: CHC50113 | State ID: J594

    The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care covers educators in children's services (early childhood) who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for supervision of other staff and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.




    Training is connecting

    Work placement

    Job opportunities

    Further study

    How to apply

    Work placement

    Before attending work placement you will be required to obtain: 

    • Working with Children Check
    • Federal Police Clearance
    • Medical clearance

    Under 18 students will be required to obtain a Confidential Statutory Declaration and a medical clearance.

    Job opportunities

    Other job titles may include:

    • Crèche Supervisor
    • Child Care Supervisor
    • Playgroup Leader

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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    Further study

    Graduates are eligible for university entry and credit.

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

    Details

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    Duration 3 year/s
    When Continuous enrolment
    Where Leederville
    How Employer-based
    Apply now
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Duration 3 year/s
    When Continuous enrolment
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    Semester 1, 2019

    Midland - On Campus

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    Duration 18 months
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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Midland - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Midland - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Leederville - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Course enquiry

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    Certificate IV in Community Services

    National ID: CHC42015 | State ID: AWL8

    This qualification will further your skills in developing services and programs to meet your clients needs.

    You'll learn about advanced communication, group work, how to design and deliver programs that enhance community participation and the legal and ethical responsibilities and requirements for working in community services. At this level you may have supervisory responsibilities.

    As part of this qualification you will undertake a supervised work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.




    Community Services students experience India’s largest slum

    Entrance Requirements

    Work placement

    Important information

    Job opportunities

    Further study

    How to apply

    Entrance Requirements

    We recommend that students be over the age of 18 before enrolling into this course as the employment/placement outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.

    Work placement

    * You will need to be enrolled in the appropriate units to be offered a work placement - it is not a standard for all enrolments.

    Important information

    You will need to complete the minimum of 80 hours of work placement. If you live in the local area of Perth, you will be assisted to find placement if you are unable to find one. Please note eligibility for supervised work placement is subject to obtaining a satisfactory Police Clearance. You will also need a Working with Children Check if your placement involves contact with children.

    Other costs for consideration:

    • Text Books
    • Stationery
    • National Police Clearance - $65 through Australia Post
    • Working with Children’s Check (WWC) - $11
    Job opportunities

    Other job titles may include:

    • Aboriginal Intake and Referral Worker
    • Community Worker (mental health, alcohol & drugs, youth, migrant services)
    • Community Education Worker | Support Worker (Community Services) | Case Worker (Community Services)
    • Domestic Violence Worker
    • Outreach Officer
    • Early Intervention Homelessness Worker
    • Court Support Worker | Community Legal Officers
    • Information and Referral Worker
    • Tenant Advice and Advocacy Worker
    • Phone Advice Worker (Community Services)
    • Supervisor | Team Leader (Community Services)

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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    Further study

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

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

    Details

    Fees and charges

    Units

    Overview
    Duration 2 year/s
    When Continuous enrolment
    Where Leederville
    How Employer-based
    Apply now
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Continuous enrolment, 2020

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Semester 1, 2019

    Midland - On Campus

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    Midland - Online

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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Midland - On Campus

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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Midland - On Campus

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    Midland - Online

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    Course enquiry

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    Diploma of Counselling

    National ID: CHC51015 | State ID: AZA0

    We recommend that you are over the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
    You will need to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

    This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with clients experiencing complex situations requiring advanced interviewing and communication skills in a community services setting.

    Entrance Requirements

    Work placement

    Job opportunities

    Further study

    How to apply

    Entrance Requirements

    Please note entry into this course is competitive. All applicants are required to attend a mandatory interview with the Course Coordinator and complete a short Literacy assessment.  The interview and assessment will take approximately 1 hour. The interview is an opportunity to discuss what you can expect from the course and what will be expected of you should you be offered a position. Interviews will be conducted at Joondalup, Leederville and Midland campuses during the week commencing 9 December. Students will receive further information when they apply, including how to book your interview.

    We recommend that you are over the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.

    Work placement

    This course includes two 150 hour full time supervised field placements.

    * You will need to be enrolled in the appropriate units to be offered a work placement - it is not a standard for all enrolments.

    Job opportunities

    The Diploma of Counselling is available as a broad-based qualification with a focus on community services work. 

    At this level support workers and case workers may provide day-to-day support in community settings and provide assistance with entitlements and benefits under the broad direction of others.

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    Further study

    Completion may lead to university study in Social Science/Work, Psychology, Counselling, or Youth Work.

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

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    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Midland - On Campus

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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Midland - On Campus

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    Diploma of Community Services

    National ID: CHC52015 | State ID: AWM0

    We recommend that you are over the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
    You will need to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

    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.




    Community Services students experience India’s largest slum

    Entrance Requirements

    Work placement

    Important information

    Job opportunities

    Further study

    How to apply

    Entrance Requirements

     

    Please note entry into this course is competitive. All applicants are required to attend a mandatory interview with the Course Coordinator and complete a short Literacy assessment.  The interview and assessment will take approximately 1 hour. The interview is an opportunity to discuss what you can expect from the course and what will be expected of you should you be offered a position. Interviews will be conducted at Joondalup, Leederville and Midland campuses during the week commencing 9 December. Students will receive further information when they apply, including how to book your interview.

    We recommend that you are over the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.

    Work placement

    A Work Placement is compulsory for students undertaking a Certificate IV or Diploma as some units in these qualifications require you to demonstrate your skills in a work place setting. These units will be highlighted on your study plan. You will need to be enrolled in the appropriate units to be offered a work placement - it is not a standard for all enrolments.

    Important information

    You will complete 300 hours of supervised field placement with one of 170 government and community service agencies in the areas of mental health, drug and alcohol abuse, domestic violence, housing, adolescent development, parenting and family support. Eligibility for supervised work placement is subject to obtaining a satisfactory Police Clearance. You will also need a Working with Children Check if your placement involves contact with children.

    Other costs for consideration:

    • Text Books 
    • Stationery 
    • National Police Clearance prior to you starting work placement - $65 through Australia Post
    • Working with Children's Check (WWC) prior to you starting  work placement - $11
    Job opportunities

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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    Further study

    Graduates may be eligible for university entry into Social Science courses.

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Continuous enrolment, 2020

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    Semester 1, 2019

    Midland - Online

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    Duration 6 months
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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online

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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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    Diploma of Community Development

    National ID: CHC52115 | State ID: AWM4

    This course is only available through a work based study mode as students need to be employed in a role that includes a moderate level of community development work in order to complete the qualification.

    Entrance Requirements

    Job opportunities

    How to apply

    Entrance Requirements

    This course is only available through a work based study mode so you need to be employed in a role that includes a moderate level of community development work in order to complete the qualification.

    Job opportunities
    • Community Development Manager | Neighbourhood Centre Manager | Community Education Manager
    • Community Development Worker for Social Housing | Community Development Officer
    • Community Engagement Officer

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Semester 1, 2020

    Leederville - Employer-based

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    Duration 1 year/s
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    Certificate IV in Youth Work

    National ID: CHC40413 | State ID: J592

    Learn how to create programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people while working to legal and ethical requirements. You will undertake a supervised or simulated work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

    Your Certificate IV of Youth Work prepares you for roles such as:

    • Youth Worker
    • Community Worker
    • Juvenile Justice Worker

    Work placement

    Important information

    Job opportunities

    Further study

    How to apply

    Work placement

    * You will need to be enrolled in the appropriate units to be offered a work placement - it is not a standard for all enrolments.  Eligibility for supervised work placement is subject to obtaining a satisfactory Police Clearance. You will also need a Working with Children Check if your placement involves contact with children. Additonal costs will include $65 National Police Clearance, through Australia Post (it is best to apply for this first) and $11 Working With Children Check (WWCC).

    Important information

    Typical timetable:

    • 4 full days of class contact on campus between the hours of 9:00am - 3:30pm
    Job opportunities

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Continuous enrolment, 2020

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    Semester 1, 2019

    Midland - On Campus

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    Midland - Online

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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus

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