Total number of units = 15

7 core units

8 elective units, consisting of:

at least 6 units from the electives listed below

up to 2 units from the electives listed below, any endorsed Training Package or accredited course these units must be relevant to the work outcome

Any combination of electives that meets the rules above can be selected for the award of the add topic CHC42015C ertificate IV in Community Services. Where appropriate, electives may be packaged to provide a qualification with a specialisation.

Packaging for specialisation:

At least 5 units from Group A electives must be selected for award of add topic CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services (Relationship Education).

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core units

add topic CHCADV001

Facilitate the interests and rights of clients

add topic CHCCCS004

Assess co-existing needs

add topic CHCCOM002

Use communication to build relationships

add topic CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

add topic CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

add topic CHCPRP001

Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships

add topic HLTWHS003

Maintain work health and safety

Elective units

Group A electives RELATIONSHIP EDUCATION specialisation

add topic CHCDFV001

Recognise and respond appropriately to domestic and family violence

add topic CHCEDU009

Provide parenting, health and well-being education

add topic CHCEDU010

Prepare and evaluate relationship education programs

add topic CHCEDU011

Work with parents or carers of very young children

add topic CHCEDU012

Facilitate couple processes in group work

add topic CHCFAM003

Support people to improve relationships

add topic CHCGRP002

Plan and conduct group activities

add topic CHCGRP003

Plan, facilitate and review psycho-educational groups

add topic CHCGRP004

Deliver structured programs

add topic TAEDEL401A

Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning

Other Elective units

add topic CHCADV002

Provide advocacy and representation services

add topic CHCADV003

Represent clients in court

add topic CHCAGE001

Facilitate the empowerment of older people

add topic CHCAOD001

Work in an alcohol and other drugs context

add topic CHCAOD003

Provide needle and syringe services

add topic CHCAOD005

Provide alcohol and/or other drugs withdrawal services

add topic CHCCCS001

Address the needs of people with chronic disease

add topic CHCCCS003

Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide

add topic CHCCCS006

Facilitate individual service planning and delivery

add topic CHCCCS008

Develop strategies to address unmet needs

add topic CHCCCS009

Facilitate responsible behaviour

add topic CHCCCS010

Maintain high standard of service

add topic CHCCCS014

Provide brief interventions

add topic CHCCCS015

Provide individualised support

add topic CHCCCS017

Provide loss and grief support

add topic CHCCCS018

Provide suicide bereavement support

add topic CHCCCS019

Recognise and respond to crisis situations

add topic CHCCCS020

Respond effectively to behaviours of concern

add topic CHCCCS021

Respond to suspected abuse

add topic CHCCCS027

Visit client residence

add topic CHCCCS028

Provide client-centered support to people in crisis

add topic CHCCCS030

Determine and respond to carer needs

add topic CHCCDE003

Work within a community development framework

add topic CHCCDE004

Implement participation and engagement strategies

add topic CHCCDE005

Develop and support relevant community resources

add topic CHCCDE006

Work to empower Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities

add topic CHCCDE007

Develop and provide community projects

add topic CHCCOM001

Provide first point of contact

add topic CHCCSM005

Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management

add topic CHCDEV001

Confirm client developmental status

add topic CHCDFV004

Provide domestic and family violene support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities

add topic CHCDFV005

Provide domestic and family violence support in non-English speaking background communities

add topic CHCDIS001

Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach

add topic CHCDIS004

Communicate using augmentative and alternative communication strategies

add topic CHCDIS007

Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability

add topic CHCDIS008

Facilitate community participation and social inclusion

add topic CHCDIS010

Provide person centred services to people with disability with complex needs

add topic CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

add topic CHCEDU003

Provide sexual and reproductive health information to clients

add topic CHCEDU005

Work with clients to identify financial literacy education needs

add topic CHCEDU006

Improve clients fundamental financial literacy skills

add topic CHCEDU007

Provide group education on consumer credit and debt

add topic CHCFAM001

Operate in a family law environment

add topic CHCFAM004

Facilitate changeovers

add topic CHCFAM005

Facilitate and monitor contact

add topic CHCFAM006

Assist families to self-manage contact

add topic CHCFAM009

Facilitate family intervention strategies

add topic CHCFAM010

Provide intervention support to families

add topic CHCGMB001

Assess the needs of clients with problem gambling issues

add topic CHCINM002

Meet community information needs

add topic CHCLEG002

Interpret legal information

add topic CHCLLN001

Respond to client language, literacy and numeracy needs

add topic CHCMED001

Prepare for mediation

add topic CHCMED002

Facilitate mediation

add topic CHCMED003

Consolidate and conclude mediation

add topic CHCMGT005

Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes

add topic CHCMGT006

Coordinate client directed services

add topic CHCMHS001

Work with people with mental health issues

add topic CHCMHS003

Provide recovery oriented mental health services

add topic CHCMHS011

Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing

add topic CHCPAL001

Deliver care services using a palliative approach

add topic CHCPAL002

Plan for and provide care services using a palliative approach

add topic CHCPAS001

Plan for the provision of pastoral and spiritual care

add topic CHCPAS002

Provide pastoral and spiritual care

add topic CHCPOL001

Contribute to the review and development of policies

add topic CHCPRP003

Reflect on and improve own professional practice

add topic CHCPRP005

Engage with health professionals and the health system

add topic CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

add topic CHCPRT002

Support the rights and safety of children and young people

add topic CHCPRT003

Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people

add topic CHCSET001

Work with forced migrants

add topic CHCSET002

Undertake bicultural work with forced migrants in Australia

add topic CHCSOH001

Work with people experiencing or at risk of homelessness

add topic CHCSOH002

Manage and maintain tenancy agreements and services

add topic CHCSOH010

Work with clients within the social housing system

add topic CHCVOL002

Lead volunteer teams

add topic CHCVOL003

Recruit, induct and support volunteers

add topic CHCVOL004

Manage volunteer workforce development

add topic CHCYTH001

Engage respectfully with young people

add topic CHCYTH002

Work effectively with young people in the youth work context

add topic CHCYTH003

Support young people to create opportunities in their lives

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic HLTWHS006

Manage personal stressors in the work environment

add topic BSBATSIL412

Participate effectively as a Board member

add topic BSBGOV401

Implement Board member responsibilities

add topic BSBHRM405

Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff

add topic BSBLDR403

Lead team effectiveness

add topic BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals

add topic BSBMGT401

Show leadership in the workplace

add topic BSBMGT403

Implement continuous improvement

add topic CPPDSM3014A

Undertake property inspection

add topic CPPDSM4028A

Identify and analyse risks and opportunities in the property industry

add topic CPPDSM4074A

Select and appoint contractors in the property industry

add topic PSPETHC301B

Uphold the values and principles of public service

add topic PSPGOV414A

Provide workplace mentoring

add topic PSPGOV415A

Provide workplace coaching

add topic PSPGOV422A

Apply government processes

add topic PSPLEGN301B

Comply with legislation in the public sector

add topic TAEDEL402A

Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

add topic TAEDEL404A

Mentor in the workplace

Subject lists

Certificate IV in Community Services