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Health & Community Services skill sets // smart and skilled nsw

Obtain a micro-credential through the Smart and Skilled NSW government subsidy!

Start Dates

Enrol anytime!

Durations

1 - 4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

1 - 4 units

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Smart and Skilled – Skilling for Recovery is a part of a matched funding commitment between the New South Wales government and the Australia Government under the new JobTrainer fund. Skilling for Recovery is a vital component of NSW’s COVID-19 Recovery Plan. This plan includes fee free training in full qualifications and micro-credentials. Be a part of NSW’s future, and reskill, retrain and redeploy the workforce in NSW.

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Available Skill Sets

CHCSS00093 Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Sets

Next Start Date

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Course Duration

3 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

3

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for support workers providing services to clients with alcohol and other drugs issues.

CHCAOD004 Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD006 Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD009 Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans

CHCSS00073 Case Management Skill Set

Next Start Date

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Course Duration

4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

4

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for case management work in the health or community sector.

CHCCSM004 Coordinate complex case requirements
CHCCSM005 Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
CHCCSM006 Provide case management supervision

CHCSS00081 Induction to Disability Skill Set

Next Start Date

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Course Duration

4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

4

This skill set reflects the skill requirements for supporting people with disability. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of roles supporting people with disability.

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care

Statement of Attainment in Community Services #1

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

4

This course reflects the skill requirements for people entering the health and community services sector. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of roles. Focusing on client needs, health and community services communication, how to work with diverse people, and being the first point of contact. 

CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCCOM001 Provide first point of contact

Statement of Attainment in Community Services #2

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

4

This course reflects the skill requirements for people entering the health and community services sector. It provides a set of skills to support the induction of new workers into a variety of roles. Focusing on health and community services specific documentation creation, how to build relationships using communication and developing strategies to bolster these communications, and community funding.

BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies
CHCMGT004 Secure and manage funding

Statement of Attainment in Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

4 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

4

This course provides an overview of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs. It also provides an overview of appropriate intervention skills. This short course is targeted for current Community Services industry staff or staff in related areas of work. The employment pathways available to students who complete this Specialist Stream or Industry Identified Stream includes work in the alcohol, tobacco and other drugs use sector.

CHCAOD004 Assess needs of clients with alcohol and other drugs issues
CHCAOD006 Provide interventions for people with alcohol and other drugs issues

Statement of Attainment in Cultural Diversity

Next Start Date

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Course Duration

2 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

2

This short course focuses on the development of cultural diversity skills and the importance of these skills within the community services sector. You will learn how to work along side culturally diverse individuals, as well as how to promote First Nations (Aboriginals) and Torres Straight Islander cultural safety in the community and the workplace.

CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

Statement of Attainment in Health and Community Services

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

3 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

3

In this short course, you will learn how to work and assist those with mental health complications, how to work legally and ethically, as well as how to communicate within the health and community services industry, between fellow staff members and members of the public.

HLTWHS002 Work with people with mental health issues
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Home and Community Care

Next Start Date

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Course Duration

3 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

3

This short course is structured to present an introduction to working in the Home and Community Care Services sector with a focus on achieving three (3) units including Communicate and Work Effectively in Health and Community Services, Work with Diverse People and Support Relationships with Carers and Families.

CHCCCS025 Support relationships with carers and families
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically

Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Working in the Health Industry

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

3 months

Delivery Method

Online

Units

3

This short course is structured to present an introduction to working in the Health and Community Services sector with a focus on achieving 3 units including Communicate and work Effectively in Health and Community Services, Work with Diverse People and Organise Personal Work Priorities and Development.

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

Statement of Attainment in Mental Health #2

Next Start Date

Please contact us for the next intake dates.

Course Duration

1 month

Delivery Method

Online

Units

1

In this short course, you will learn how to work effectively and help those with mental health challenges.

CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues

Smart & Skilled NSW

Eligibility & Entry Criteria

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To be eligible for the Smart and Skilled NSW Government subsidy, you must meet ALL of Criteria 1, and ONE of Criteria 2;

Criteria 1

(You meet ALL of the following)

You are an Australian Citizen, Permanent Australian Resident, a Humanitarian Visa Holder, OR a New Zealand Citizen.

You are over 15 years old

You live or work in NSW

You are no longer attending school or an equivalent (excluding homeschooled students)

Criteria 2

(You meet ONE of the following)

You are aged between 17 - 24 years old
(regardless of employment status)

You are a Commonwealth Benefits Recipient

You are unemployed and not in receipt of any Commonwealth Benefits.

You are expected to become unemployed*1

*1 for examples of people expected to become unemployed, please see our Smart & Skilled NSW info page here.

If you meet one of the above eligibility criteria, the Smart and Skilled NSW Government subsidised skill sets are free.

For detailed information, including detailed eligibility criteria, please see our attached brochure or visit our Smart & Skilled NSW Information Page here.*

* Please note, you can only enrol and claim ONE Smart & Skilled NSW subsidy at a time. If you are currently enrolled in another course through Smart & Skilled NSW, you must either complete or withdraw from that course before enrolling in a new course.

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