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CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services

Detailed information regarding Fees and Charges are available here Fees & Charges

Payment Model Tuition Fee Resources Fee Amenities Fee TOTAL
Skills First Funded $300.00 $0.00 $0.00 $300.00
Skills First Funded with Concession $60.00 $0.00 $0.00 $60.00
Fee for Service $11,500.00 $0.00 $0.00 $11,500.00
NOTE: student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at time of enrolment. does not take tuition fees in advance above an amount of $1500.00 from any student enrolling in a course. If any further fees are required throughout the course the amount taken by will not exceed $1500 for services not yet provided.
Fee for Service rates apply to those who do not meet the Victorian Skills First eligibility criteria and wish to study qualifications.
Courses and workshops delivered by outside the National Qualifications Framework are charged at the Fee for Services rates applicable at the time of enquiry.
*Eligibility criteria applies for both the Victorian Skills First Funding and for the Concession Rate.
Core units
CHCCCS007 Develop and implement service programs
CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies *
CHCDEV002 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services
CHCDIV003 Manage and promote diversity
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCMGT005 Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety


Elective units
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
CHCMHS011 Assess and promote social, emotional and physical wellbeing
CHCMHS004 Work collaboratively with the care network and other services
CHCDIS007 Facilitate the empowerment of people with a disability
CHCCSI007 Support counselling clients in the decision making process
CHCMGT003 Lead the work team *
BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
BSBRSK501 Manage risk

The Diploma of Community Services is delivered ‘Face to Face’ in our South Melbourne location, the program is very interactive with high levels of discussion and role play.

A Blended Learning program may be available for those currently employed in the industry requiring the qualification, this can be discussed at interview.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available to applicants who have the experience and expertise from previous study or employment that would that would enable them to provide documented evidence that demonstrates competency in the learning outcomes of the Qualification Units.

Depending on the type of delivery mode chosen the qualification duration would normally be over twelve to twenty four months (excluding RPL or Credit Transfer).

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