CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services

Elevate Your Community Service Career

Acquire advanced skills and knowledge to make a significant impact on the lives of individuals and communities, empowering positive change and meaningful support

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

Course information

This Certificate IV in Community Services has been designed for students wishing to gain employment in the community services industry. Graduates will be able to design and deliver person-centred services to individuals, groups and/or communities.

After the completion of this course, graduates may work autonomously within established parameters. They may be required to supervise and lead other staff in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of contexts, such as community service, casework or case management. With graduates 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

Higher Skills: 

Funded Concession: $50

Funded Non-Concession: $100

Nation Fee for Service – $3,950

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


Skills SA: 

Funded Concession: $470

Funded  Non-Concession: $940

Nation Fee for Service – $3,950

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

Want to learn more about this course? Contact us for the free course guide!


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