CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services


Capitalise on an industry with great career opportunities. Our interactive course gives job seekers a qualification and entry into an industry rich with career opportunities and pathways.

Our Course Covers:

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care



Delivery & Duration

Entry Requirements

Career Opportunities


Code Title
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
CHCCOM005  Communicate and work in health or community services
HLTWHS002  Follow safe work practices for direct client care
HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the work environment
CHCDIS007  Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability
CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
CHCDIS001 Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCCDE003 Work within a community development framework

All courses are subject to change and availability.


Payment Method (Non C3G)

1. Debit Order only over 40 weeks ($34 per week, $68 per fortnight, $136 per month)
2. $440 per Semester

*Fees do not include:

  • Police Clearance Check needed prior to any work experience required
  • Specific uniforms or clothing for work experience purposes


Online with workshops to support delivery where required (or Webinars)


  • The full course is 3 semesters
  • Up to 40 weeks. You can fast track your course in a shorter
    time frame (dependent on student’s skills and knowledge)
  • Regular access to a computer or tablet to undertake learning and assessment activities
  • Regular access to the internet and to an email account
  • The ability and willingness to complete an online course
  • The ability to communicate directly with SRI
  • The ability to communicate in English with SRI
  • The ability to understand basic instructions provided, written or verbally in English
  • The ability to use a computer and type
  • The willingness to provide a valid USI

  • Case worker
  • Community services worker
  • Family services worker
  • Early intervention worker
  • Program assistant
  • Social welfare worker
  • Support facilitator

Employment Assistance
As a Sarina Russo Institute student, you are entitled to our FREE employment assistance, which provides mentoring, employment workshops and job placement service.

Student Support Services

  • Dedicated Trainers to help with training and assessment
  • Access to iLearn – our 24/7 learning management system
  • Access to online Language Literacy and Numeracy testing and tools to help with proficiency skills if required
  • Mentoring and job placement assistance
  • Opportunities to collaborate online with peers

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