Advanced Certificate in Domestic and Family Violence Support

Help Children, Families and Individuals Affected by Domestic Violence

Study the Advanced Certificate in Domestic and Family Violence Support and learn how to help individuals, families, and children affected by domestic violence. Gain skills for careers in violence support, counseling, and family services.

Illustration of a conflict situation, depicting a person crouching defensively while two others appear to be in a heated argument, symbolizing a scenario that domestic and family violence support workers often address.
Start Date
Start Anytime
Up to 18 months to complete the course with self-paced learning.
Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.

Course Overview

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Career Outcomes

  • Domestic and Family Violence Support Worker
  • Community Outreach Support
  • Crisis Counselling
  • Relationship Counselling
  • Telephone Counselling
  • Youth and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Case Worker
  • Emergency Response/Referral Practitioner
  • Team Leader
  • Working in Women, Children and Men’s Shelters/Emergency Accommodation/Crisis Centres

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About The Course

Get Certified in Domestic Violence Support

Do you have a passion for helping children, families and individuals affected by domestic violence? Do you want to become the person that makes a difference in your community? Why not consider a career in violence support work, community outreach support, crisis counselling, relationship counselling, and family and child services by studying the Advanced Certificate in Working with Youth and Children at Risk and Domestic Violence certificate?

This one-of-a-kind course will teach you about family crises, drug addiction, the different kinds of domestic violence, PTSD, understand different methods of crisis intervention, communication patterns in relationships, managing anger issues in children, adolescents, and people with mental health issues, counselling, cognitive behavioural therapy, and so much more.


Want to study this course but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The Advanced Certificate in Domestic and Family Violence Support comes with an interest-free payment plan option starting from $25 per week. For more details, check out courses4me. This advanced course offers comprehensive training and resources to help you effectively support victims of domestic and family violence, all while making education more accessible with flexible payment options. Want more information? Enquire now.


"I am currently enrolled and progressing through the DV course. I have found the team support to to helpful when there is something I did not understand or couldn't answer correctly. The Team support have been prompt to contact me with their assistance when I needed it." - Dorothy

"Being new to online studies I was very nervous having only been in a classroom environment previously, however the amazing support on call at anytime ensured my worries were quickly resolved.

I completed my DV course in 8 months and now working with Victoria’s largest provider of DV support as a case manager.

I was offered my role prior to graduation thanks to the support Courses4me offered." - Penny