CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services

Begin a rewarding career in community services with the CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services. Ideal for those eager to empower and foster community well-being.
Course Provider
Open Colleges
(RTO 22557)
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Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification

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100% Online

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Study anywhere and anytime you want with 24/7 course access.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start anytime.
Study for a minimum of 24 hours per week to complete modules in 12 months.
100% online with 160 hours of work placement, which will be completed in addition to your weekly study blocks.
Career Outcomes
  • Assistant Community Services Worker 
  • Client Contact Officer 
  • Migrant Worker 
  • Neighbourhood Centre Worker 
  • Residential Support Worker
Course Modules
  1. CHCCOM005 Communicate And Work In Health Or Community Services
  2. CHCCDE003 Work Within A Community Development Framework
  3. HLTWHS002 Follow Safe Work Practices For Direct Client Care
  4. BSBINM301 Organise Workplace Information
  5. HLTWHS006 Manage Personal Stressors In The Work Environment
  6. CHCCOM001 Provide First Point Of Contact
  7. CHCDIV001 Work With Diverse People
  8. CHCCCS016 Respond To Client Needs
  9. CHCCCS015 Provide Individualised Support
  10. CHCCCS023 Support Independence And Wellbeing
  11. CHCADV001 Facilitate The Interests And Rights Of Clients
  12. CHCPRP003 Reflect On And Improve Own Professional Practice
Course Fees Include
  • No exams, ever. Instead, assessments range from open books, multiple choice quizzes, portfolios, videos and written assessments.
  • Study anywhere and anytime you want with 24/7 course access.
  • Courses are curated to maintain engagement across video, written content, assignments & audio.
  • This course is a nationally recognised Australian qualification.

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Payment Options
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  • Pay as you go and then get started today and pay off while you study.
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Work Placement

This course contains a minimum of 160 hours of work placement. Work placement hours can be done part-time or as a block, depending on the host organisation's requirements and availability. You will not achieve any units of competency unless you have completed your work placement hours. If you'd like to learn more about the work placement component of this course, please enquire now.

Course Entry Requirements

This course does not require specific formal education qualifications. However, you must be a minimum of 18 years old to enrol. Please note that this course is not open to student visa holders. For personalised assistance and more information, please enquire now.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

The course provider values the diverse skills and expertise you may have gained from various sources. These experiences can be acknowledged through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. For a more comprehensive understanding of the RPL procedure or to discuss your RPL options, please enquire now.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Open Colleges

1300 848 451
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