An ATC community services qualification is flexible and contextualised to suit your current workplace or future career aspirations.

Every single day you make a real difference to people’s lives. With your kindness and compassion, you have the opportunity to support local communities, by caring for a diverse range of people in different life situations. You add a little ray of sunshine and help improve the quality of lives. It’s incredibly rewarding!

CHC30213 – Certificate III in Education Support

Education support roles can give great work/life balance as it is one of few careers where you get all the school holidays off. It is a rewarding career, helping shape the lives of our future generation.
This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.
  • Course type

    • Traineeship
    • Direct enrolment
  • Study Mode

    Flexible delivery – Including online delivery with some projects, activities and workplace skills-based training.

  • Duration

    Traineeship

    12 months

    Direct enrolment

    6 – 12 months

    Individual training plans will be developed to ensure successful completion of the course taking into consideration the needs and resources of each student.

  • Fees

    • Government subsidised
    • Fee paying

    Contact us to find out about eligibility for government subsidies and fees.

  • Career Opportunities

    • Teacher’s aide
    • School learning support officer in public and private schools
    • Education support worker in community education services
    • Home tutor
  • Entry requirements

    Traineeship

    To be eligible for this course you must:

    • Be in relevant employment as this course is delivered in the workplace
    • Have a signed traineeship contract

    Thinking about a traineeship? Enquire today.

    Non-traineeship

    There are no entry requirements for non-trainees. You can enrol in this course now.

  • Units

    Total number of units = 17

    6 core units  plus

    11 elective units

    Core units

    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    CHCECE006 Support behaviour of children and young people

    CHCEDS001 Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment

    CHCEDS002 Assist implementation of planned educational programs

    CHCEDS003 Contribute to student education in all developmental domains

    CHCEDS004 Contribute to organisation and management of classroom or centre

    CHCEDS005 Support the development of literacy and oral language skills

    CHCEDS006 Support the development of numeracy skills

    CHCEDS007 Work effectively with students and colleagues

    CHCEDS017 Contribute to the health and safety of students

    CHCEDS018 Support students with additional needs in the classroom environment

    Contact us for more information about elective units available for this qualification.

CHC40213 – Certificate IV in Education Support

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision.

Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers.

  • Course type

    • Traineeship
    • Direct enrolment
  • Study Mode

    Flexible delivery – Including online delivery with some projects, activities and workplace skills-based training.

  • Duration

    Traineeship

    18 – 24 months

    Direct enrolment

    12 – 18 months

    Individual training plans will be developed to ensure successful completion of the course taking into consideration the needs and resources of each student.

  • Fees

    • Government subsidised
    • Fee paying

    Contact us to find out about eligibility for government subsidies and fees.

  • Career Opportunities

    • Teacher aide
    • School learning support officer in public and private schools
    • Education support worker in community education services
    • Home tutor
  • Entry requirements

    Traineeship

    To be eligible for this course you must:

    • Be in relevant employment as this course is delivered in the workplace
    • Have a signed traineeship contract

    Thinking about a traineeship? Enquire today.

    Non-traineeship

    There are no entry requirements for non-trainees. You can enroll in this course now.

  • Units

    Total number of units = 17

    12 core units  plus

    5 elective units

    Core units

    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    CHCECE006 Support behaviour of children and young people

    CHCEDS001 Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment

    CHCEDS021 Assist in facilitation of student learning

    CHCEDS022 Work with students in need of additional support

    CHCEDS024 Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education

    CHCEDS025 Facilitate learning for students with disabilities

    CHCEDS032 Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour

    CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice

    CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

    HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

     

    Contact us for more information about elective units available for this qualification.

CHC40413 – Certificate IV in Youth Work

This qualification reflects the role of workers who develop and facilitate programs for young people through a range of community-based programs designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and youth sector agencies and workers will be:

  • responsible for implementing policies and guidelines of the employing organisation
  • largely self-directed with fairly autonomous decision-making capacity under the indirect supervision of a manager.
  • Course type

    • Traineeship
    • Direct enrolment
  • Study Mode

    Flexible delivery – Including online delivery with some projects, activities and workplace skills-based training.

  • Duration

    Traineeship

    18 – 24 months

    Direct enrolment

    12 – 18 months

    Individual training plans will be developed to ensure successful completion of the course taking into consideration the needs and resources of each student.

  • Fees

    • Government subsidised
    • Fee paying

    Contact us to find out about eligibility for government subsidies and fees.

  • Career Opportunities

    • Community Care Worker
    • Juvenile Justice Officer
    • Neighbourhood Centre Worker
    • Youth Housing Support Worker
  • Entry requirements

    Traineeship

    To be eligible for this course you must:

    • Be in relevant employment as this course is delivered in the workplace
    • Have a signed traineeship contract

    Thinking about a traineeship? Enquire today.

    Non-traineeship

    There are no entry requirements for non-trainees. You can enroll in this course now.

  • Units

    Total number of units = 18

    14 core units  plus

    4 elective units

    Core units

    CHCCDE003 Work within a community development framework

    CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships

    CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people

    CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

    CHCGRP002 Plan and conduct group activities

    CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

    CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues

    CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

    CHCYTH001 Engage respectfully with young people

    CHCYTH002 Work effectively with young people in youth work context

    CHCYTH003 Support young people to create opportunities in their lives

    CHCYTH004 Respond to critical situations

    CHCYTH010 Provide services for young people appropriate to the needs and circumstances

    HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

     

    Contact us for more information about elective units available for this qualification.