CHC50421 Diploma of Youth Work

Become a Qualified Youth Team Leader or Senior Youth Worker in Australia

Are you already making a difference in the lives of young people and seeking to elevate your impact? Do you aspire to take on leadership roles in the youth work sector? Are you ready to enhance your skills and knowledge to become a qualified leader in shaping the future of youth? The CHC50421 Diploma of Youth Work is designed for individuals like you who are committed to advancing their career in youth work and stepping into roles that require a deeper understanding and a more strategic approach.

Start Date
Start anytime.
Duration
Study for a minimum of 18 hours per week to complete modules in 24 months.
Delivery
100% online with 240 hours of work placement, which will be completed in addition to your weekly study blocks.

Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Case Manager 
  • Coordinator Youth and Family Services
  • Coordinator Youth Services 
  • Program Manager 
  • Senior Case Worker 
  • Senior Youth Worker 
  • Youth Team Leader

Course Fees Include

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Institute

Open Colleges (OC) | RTO #90796

Integrated Care and Management Training (ICMT) | RTO #90197

Payment Options

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Work Placement

The course contains a minimum of 240 hours of work placement. 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.

About The Course

Equip Specialised Skills to Get Qualified for Leadership and Management Roles in Youth Work

Are you already making a difference in the lives of young people and seeking to elevate your impact? Do you aspire to take on leadership roles in the youth work sector? Are you ready to enhance your skills and knowledge to become a qualified leader in shaping the future of youth? The CHC50421 Diploma of Youth Work is designed for individuals like you who are committed to advancing their career in youth work and stepping into roles that require a deeper understanding and a more strategic approach.

This nationally recognised diploma course goes beyond the basics, delving into advanced aspects of youth work. You'll explore 'Engaging respectfully with young people' to deepen your ability to build trust and meaningful relationships. The unit on 'Work with people with mental health issues' equips you with the skills to support young individuals facing complex challenges. 'Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management' will enhance your capability to manage diverse cases effectively. The course also emphasizes legal and ethical frameworks in 'Work legally and ethically,' ensuring you're prepared for the responsibilities of higher-level roles. Additionally, units like 'Work with diverse people' and 'Provide services to young people appropriate to their needs and circumstances' are crucial for understanding and addressing the varied needs of youth in a leadership capacity.

Upon completion, you'll be well-positioned for various advanced roles in the field, including Youth Worker, Case Worker, Youth Team Leader, Program Manager, Senior Youth Worker, or Youth Services Coordinator—with a focus on leadership and strategic development. These roles will allow you to influence policy, advocate for youth at a higher level, and lead teams dedicated to youth work. Are you ready to take your youth work career to the next level and aspire to lead this vital sector? Enquire today to find out how this course can equip you with the skills and qualifications needed for leadership roles in youth work and help you make an even greater impact in the lives of young people.

Testimonials

"Completing the Diploma in Counselling gave me the confidence to seek opportunities to further my education. I have now almost completed a social work degree, and I could not be happier with the choice to start my educational journey with Open Colleges. One crucial piece of advice that all new prospective students should make a note of is to start looking for work experience as soon as possible." - Brenda

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