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Turn your compassion for others into a successful career

Do you aspire to make a difference in the community by providing support or advocacy for people who are vulnerable or disadvantaged?

The Certificate IV in Community Services will give you the skills to launch your career in the community sector so you can support individuals, clients or communities across a range of services.

You’ll learn the key principles in community services, including how to work within a community development framework, support community participation and social inclusion, work legally and ethically, assess co-existing needs and work with diverse people.

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Course code
Delivery location
Not available On campus
Applications Open
Not available for International students
Full time 12 months (2 modules per study period) part time 2 years (1 module per study period), plus any additional time required to complete course workplace requirements.
Start dates
24 January, 18 April, 11 July, 3 October

You may be eligible for this course through the Working For Victoria Initiative.