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CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

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This course has been superseded and is currently in a teach-out period. VERTO can only deliver this qualification up until December 2023. If you decide to enrol in this qualification, you need to be aware that if you don’t complete it before December 2023 you will need to transition to the updated qualification where there may be additional requirements. The additional requirements will depend on what units of competency you are enrolled in and how these have changed within the updated qualification. We will work with you to minimise the impact of transitioning to the new qualification as much as possible, however, you may be required to complete some additional units and gap assessments which are designed to bring your knowledge in line with that of the new qualification.

A Diploma of Community Services will give you the skills and knowledge to be a leader in the community services sector! Take your career to the next level and make a difference.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 100 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.

Occupational Outcomes

Possible positions include:

  • Child Welfare Officer
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Community Services Case Manger
  • Social Housing Coordinator

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements to undertake this qualification as per the training package. VERTO however only offers this qualification to existing employees in the industry.

To work in this sector, students must obtain a National Police Check with no offences listed. Any offences listed would exclude students from working in the community services sector with vulnerable persons. Students may also be required to obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) should their work require them to be in the vicinity of children or if it is a requirement of the work placement site.

Course Delivery

Our training options are flexible to meet the needs of every student. Training options include face to face, a combination of face to face and online, work based training or traineeships. Average course duration is between 9-12 months.

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 100 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Course Structure

Smart and Skilled funding

This training is subsidised by the New South Wales Government. Eligibility criteria applies and concession fees are available for some students. Find out more at Smart and Skilled - Are You Eligible? Fee-for-service and personalised payment plan options are also available.

Additional Course Details

Additional information about the course can be found at: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/chc52015

Please contact our office on 1300 483 486 if you have any questions. We can discuss customisation of the course to suit your needs. Alternatively, you can email us with your enquiry.