Centacare delivers high-quality education to support those working in community services.
Centacare Catholic Family Services is a Registered Training Organisation (Provider Number 1004) that provides national vocational training courses.
Our courses range from foundation skills and education and skill development to community sector qualifications.
Foundation Skills Training
FSK10113 – Certificate I in Access to Vocational Pathways
FSK10213 – Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways
Certificate I qualifications are designed for individuals who require further foundation skills development to prepare for workforce entry or vocational training pathways.
It is suitable for individuals who require:
- a pathway to employment or vocational training
- reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 1 (FSK10113) or Level 3 (FSK10213)
- entry level digital literacy and employability skills
- a vocational training and employment plan.
Community Sector Qualifications
CHC32015 – Certificate III in Community Service
This qualification reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services. Work may include day-to-day support of individuals in community settings or support the implementation of specific community-based programs.
CHC43515 – Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work
This qualification reflects the role of workers who have lived experience of mental illness as either a consumer or carer and who work in mental health services in roles that support consumer peers or carer peers. Workers are employed in the mental health sector in government, public, private or community managed services.
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 80 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.
Current enrolments are open in place for February 2021 intake. This intake is for pre-existing workers.
CHCCCS003 – Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
The focus of this training is on identifying and managing immediate suicide risk in the context of a supportive helping relationship that seeks to work collaboratively with the person at risk to achieve safe outcomes.
CHC53215 Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs – enrolments currently closed
This qualification reflects the role of workers who work under broad supervision and guidance and provide services to clients with alcohol and other drugs issues. On completion of this qualification, workers may provide counselling, referral and promotion services. This qualification will assist learners in developing high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting clients, the range of services available to them and health issues related to alcohol and drugs use and misuse. Candidates must complete a work placement of 160 hours.
CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health – enrolments currently closed
This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide services to clients in relation to mental health issues. They can provide counselling, referral, advocacy and education/health promotion services. These workers are required to have high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting people with mental health issues, the range of services available to them and health issues related to mental health.
Candidates must complete a work placement of at least 160 hours.
Work Health and Safety
BSB41415 – Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
This qualification is suitable for people currently working in WHS, or those seeking to pursue a career in this profession.
Who: People looking for professional development or gaining further qualifications.
Where: Training is held at Centacare locations.
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