Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention

Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention

Course Code
:
CHC40313
Department
:
Health & Community CoE
Study Area(s)
:
Youth Services, Community Services, Children's Services
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(6 months)

Start Date(s): July 2019
End Date(s): December 2019
Days and Time: TBC

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of those who work in youth and family intervention, including practice specialisations in residential and out of home care, family support and early intervention. Workers operate under a broad supervision framework and within clearly defined organisational guidelines, service plans and position specifications.

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Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
CHCCCS006Facilitate individual service planning and delivery120
CHCCCS009Facilitate responsible behaviour40
CHCCOM002Use communication to build relationships55
CHCDEV001Confirm client developmental status60
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people40
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety25
CHCEDU009Provide parenting, health and well-being education75
CHCFAM009Facilitate family intervention strategies75
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically55
CHCMHS007Work effectively in trauma informed care40
CHCPRT001Identify And Respond To Children And Young People At Risk40
CHCPRT003Work Collaboratively To Maintain An Environment Safe For Children And Young People50
CHCPRT005Work within a practice framework50
CHCPRT009Provide primary residential care90
CHCPRT010Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs75
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety20

How will I be assessed?

• Short answer questions

• Case studies

• Observations and demonstrations

• Assignments

• Research and projects

What will I study?

You will study the Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Fmaily Intervention (CHC40313)

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

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This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
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Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$0.00
$0.00
$6493.80
Apprentice/Trainee
$N/A
$N/A
$N/A

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$0.00

Average course
consumable fees*
$0.00

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)


 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
822 822 $0.00 $0.00 $7.90

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

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What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Broadmeadows campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment as:

  • Child Protection Worker
  • Case Practice Support Worker
  • Case Management
  • Case Worker
  • Family Intervention Specialist

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (CHC40313). As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

This course will lead to higher level studies at Diploma level. Credit transfers may be available into the Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention.

How do I apply?

Please make a formal application via the Kangan Institute Website.

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants will need to:

  • Compete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment
  • Attend an Information Session and Pre-Training Review
  • Complete a Suitability Task