CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services

Begin a career in social work with the CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services. This entry-level qualification will provide you with the skills to start working with your community faster. The course is suitable for people who want to work within the community services sector or those looking to get the foundation skills required to complete further studies in social work.

Career Opportunities*:

  • Community Services Worker
  • Varied Community Support Worker Roles
  • Neighbourhood Centre Worker

*students working in this field may be asked to supply documentation such as Police Checks and yellow cards to work in the industry


Fees & Funding Options


Entry Requirements

Delivery Mode


Code Title
HLTWHS006 Manage personal stressors in the work environment
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
CHCDIS002 Follow established person-centred behaviour supports
CHCCED003 Work within a community development framework
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

  • Full Price: $3,450
  • Certificate 3 Guarantee Program: click here for more details
    • Non-Concessional: $160
    • Concessional: $50

  • Intake Dates: Monthly intakes
  • Duration: 40 weeks

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, students are expected to have or be able to achieve written and spoken English skills to the certificate level of the course, or the ability to develop these skills whilst in training to meet the requirements of the qualification.
Basic computer skills/ digital literacy skills are required for this qualification

  • Online/ Virtual Classrooms
    • using iLearn, our 24/7 learner management system. Using iLearn, students can engage with learning at their own speed, in their own time from the comfort of their home.
    • In order to complete the academic requirements of this program, students are required to have a suitable laptop and appropriate connectivity to access our Learning Management System. Please click here to view recommended laptop specifications.

  • 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
  • Opportunities to collaborate online with peers
  • Free access to employment assistance through Joblinx

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