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Community Services - Certificate IV (CHC42015-01V02)
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Career area: Community Services 
Study area: Human Welfare Studies and Services 
National code: CHC42015  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Bega  Part Time Day  32 Weeks 7-Feb-2017  Tue, Wed 
Bega  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Goulburn  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Goulburn  Part Time Day  36 Weeks 30-Jan-2017  Mon, Wed 
Moss Vale  Full Time  26 Weeks 7-Feb-2017  Tue, Wed, Thu 
Nowra  Full Time  36 Weeks 31-Jan-2017  Mon, Tue, Wed 
Nowra  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Shellharbour  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Shellharbour  Full Time  26 Weeks 7-Feb-2017  Tue, Wed, Thu 
Ulladulla  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Wollongong  Workplace  TBA 30-Jan-2017   
Wollongong  Full Time  24 Weeks 6-Feb-2017  Mon, Tue, Fri 
Features: Traineeships 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centred services to individuals and/or groups. Workers may provide support, advocacy or interventions to individual clients, groups or communities across a range of services.

At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Learning pathways: Credit for Prior Learning If you already have skills and knowledge that are relevant to your course, you may be able to apply for credit through articulation, credit transfer or recognition of prior learning. To find out more about applying for credit follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/recognition-of-prior-learning

This web page also provides information on how to use your existing TAFE NSW qualifications to undertake a higher level qualification at TAFE NSW (e.g. Cert II to Cert III, Cert III to Cert IV, Cert IV to Diploma, etc.)

TAFE to University Many TAFE NSW courses offer you the opportunity to gain both vocational and university qualifications. To find out more about the pathways to higher education please follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/study-options/tafe-to-university 
Support for students: TAFE Illawarra has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE Illawarra can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17BEG-021 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 32 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Tuesday and every second Wednesday Time: 9:00am-4:00pm Block: E Floor: G Room: 4 
Hours per week: 10 
Starting from: 7 February 2017 
Times: 9:00am to 4:00pm
About: Volume of Learning Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes are held at Bega TAFE, Barracks St Bega in room E4 from 9:00 - 4:00 on Tuesdays and every second Wednesday. Orientation will be first week of Semester 1 in first week of Febuary

Recognition Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17BEG-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Goulburn
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Goulburn Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17GLB-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Goulburn
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Goulburn Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17GLB-021 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Monday and Wednesday Time: 09:00am - 04:00pm pm Block A, Floor: First Room: 26. 
Hours per week: 13 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
Times: 9:00am to 4:00pm
About: You can talk to staff about any further questions you have at the following Information Day:
Saturday 3 December 2016 Choices Day 9:00am to 01:00pm at TAFE Illawarra Goulburn Campus, Cnr Verner and View Streets, Goulburn. Course costs and requirements:
• textbooks (approximately $100)
• in some locations learner guides/equipment (approximately $90).
• National Police Check (current price available on Australian Federal Police website)
• Working With Children Check (free to students)
• You are responsible for travel costs to work placement and field trips.
Further information will be provided at your first class.
Having a criminal record may prevent you undertaking work placement, and therefore prevent your successful completion of the course. It may also prevent you from obtaining work in the industry.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes commence on Monday 30 February 2017 at 09:00am TAFE Illawarra, Goulburn Campus, Verner and View Streets, Goulburn . Building: A Floor: First Room: 26.
This is a full time course that will be delivered over 4 terms for approximately 13 hours per week in formal classes - Monday and Wednesday 09:00am - 04:00 pm.
Students will also be required to complete additional hours each week to undertake work experience and independent study.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Moss Vale
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moss Vale Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17MVL-009 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 26 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Tuesday, Wednesday Thursday Time: 9:30am-2:30pm Block: B Floor: G Room: 01 
Hours per week: 14 
Starting from: 7 February 2017 
Times: 9:30am to 2:30pm
About: Classes commence on Tuesday 7 February 2017, 9:30 am at TAFE Illawarra, Moss Vale Campus, Block: B Floor: G Room: 01 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:30am - 2:30pm. In addition you will be required to undertake independent study, practical experience and project work.

Course costs and requirements:
• textbooks (approximately $100)
• in some locations learner guides/equipment (approximately $90).
• National Police Check (current price available on Australian Federal Police website)
• Working With Children Check (free to students)
• You are responsible for travel costs to work placement and field trips.
Further information will be provided at your first class.
Having a criminal record may prevent you undertaking work placement, and therefore prevent your successful completion of the course. It may also prevent you from obtaining work in the industry.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes commence on Tuesday 7 February 2017 at 9:30am TAFE Illawarra, Moss Vale Campus, Block: B Floor: G Room: 01. This is a full time course that will be delivered over 3 terms for approximately 14 hours per week in a blend of formal classes and online delivery - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Students will also be required to complete additional hours each week to undertake work experience and independent study.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Nowra
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Nowra Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17NWR-004 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. Time: 9:15 am - 2:45 pm Block F, Level 1 Room 4. 
Hours per week: 15 
Starting from: 31 January 2017 
Times: 9:15am to 2:45pm
About: You can talk to staff about any further questions you have at the following Information Day:
Saturday 3rd December 2016 Choices Day 9:00 to 1:00 at TAFE Illawarra Nowra Campus.
If you are reading this after 3rd December there are further information sessions as follows: 12 noon
December 8 2016 Block F, Level 1 Room 4. 12noon 17 January 2017 Block F, Level 1 Room 4. or 12noon 25 January 2017 Block F, Level 1 Room 4.

Course costs and requirements:
• textbooks (approximately $100)
• National Police Check (current price available on Australian Federal Police website)
• Working With Children Check (free to students)
• You are responsible for travel costs to work placement and field trips, and suitable clothing.
Further information will be provided at your first class.
Having a criminal record may prevent you undertaking work placement, and therefore prevent your successful completion of the course. It may

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 648 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes commence on Monday 30 January 2017 at 09:15am TAFE Illawarra, Nowra Campus, Cnr Beinda St & Princes Hwy, Bomaderry / Nowra, Block F, Level 1 Room 4.
This is a full time course that will be delivered over 4 terms for approximately 20 hours per week - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 09:15 am - 02:45 pm.
Students will also be required to complete additional hours each week to undertake work experience and independent study.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Nowra
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Nowra Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17NWR-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17SHB-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17SHB-002 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 26 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Time: 9:30am Block: D Floor: F Room: 09 
Hours per week: 13.5 
Starting from: 7 February 2017 
Times: 9:30am to 2:30pm
About: Course costs and requirements:
• textbooks (approximately $100)
• in some locations learner guides/equipment (approximately $90).
• National Police Check (current price available on Australian Federal Police website)
• Working With Children Check (free to students)
• You are responsible for travel costs to work placement and field trips.
Further information will be provided at your first class.
Having a criminal record may prevent you undertaking work placement, and therefore prevent your successful completion of the course. It may also prevent you from obtaining work in the industry.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

You can talk to staff about any further questions you have at the following Information Day:
Saturday 3rd December 2016 Choices Day 9:00 to 1:00 at TAFE Illawarra Wollongong Foleys Lane Wollongong.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes commence on Tuesday 7th February 2017 at 9:30am TAFE Illawarra, Shellharbour Campus, Building D, Room DF09. This is a full time course that will be delivered over 3 terms for approximately 14 hours per week in formal classes - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Students will also be required to complete additional hours each week to undertake work experience and independent study.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Ulladulla
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Ulladulla Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17ULL-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services - Trainee 
Offering code: 17WLG-111 
Attendance mode: Workplace 
Study mode: Course-Work Based 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Trainees during 2017.

This course is available for people employed as a Trainee and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the Enquire Now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 645 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

This offering is for trainees only
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: You will be contacted by an Illawarra TAFE staff member. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate IV in Community Services 
Offering code: 17WLG-002 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 24 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Day/s: Monday, Tuesday, Friday Time: 09:30 am - 02:30 pm. Block: A, Floor: 2 Floor, Room 20. 
Hours per week: 16 
Starting from: 6 February 2017 
Times: 9:30am to 2:30pm
About: You can talk to staff about any further questions you have at the following Information Day:
Saturday 3 December 2016 Choices Day 09:00am to 01:00pm at TAFE Illawarra Wollongong Foleys Lane Wollongong. Course costs and requirements:
• textbooks (approximately $100)
• in some locations learner guides/equipment (approximately $90).
• National Police Check (current price available on Australian Federal Police website)
• Working With Children Check (free to students)
• You are responsible for travel costs to work placement and field trips.
Further information will be provided at your first class.
Having a criminal record may prevent you undertaking work placement, and therefore prevent your successful completion of the course. It may also prevent you from obtaining work in the industry.

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 324 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate IV level course. Skills to study effectively include research and interpretation of information, referencing, time management and ability to work on projects and or in a team.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out TAFE Illawarra’s support-for-learners website. You’ll be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute, Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,990
Second qualification $2,320
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $6,150
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Comments: Classes commence on Monday 6 February 2017 at 09:30am TAFE Illawarra, Wollongong Campus, Foleys Lane, Wollongong. Building A, Floor: 2 Floor, Room 20.
This is a full time course that will be delivered over 3 terms for approximately 18 hours per week in formal classes - Monday, Tuesday, Friday 09:30 am - 02:30 pm.
Students will also be required to complete additional hours each week to undertake work experience and independent study.

Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123