Harvest Education Technical College (RTO 31671)
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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
Make a real difference in the lives of others and build in-demand skills for a growing sector by studying this online Diploma of Community Services from Harvest Education Technical College.
A broad, introductory course, this qualification is suited for anyone looking to work in community services, case management, social housing, community nursing and other person-centred care roles.
Flexible and online, this course covers key community service areas, including workplace health and safety, diversity promotion, Indigenous health and mental health, and will equip you with the foundation skills and knowledge required to work in an exciting growth sector.
Job opportunities in the human services sector have increased by 25 percent over the past five years, according to the Department of Labour, and with an ageing population and funding for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, qualified professionals can expect to enjoy a broad range of exciting new job opportunities.
In this community services course, the subject you may study include:
HETC's innovative online courses will offer you the right learning resources and support to get you on your dream career path. HETC apply the 80/20 rule to the delivery of their courses which means 80% of your learning will be practical and hands-on, and 20% theory. Enjoy learning the HETC way!
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Diploma of Community Services from Harvest Education Technical College.
Qualified community service professionals are in high employment demand, and after completing this qualification, you'll enjoy the opportunity to seek employment in a wide range of roles across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. You may choose to work in an area such as social housing, drug and alcohol services, or community nursing and aged care, or may choose to continue studying and build specialised knowledge to work in program management and design.
This course will also invite you to build the empathy, compassion and resilient required to succeed working in the challenging and rewarding community service sector.
Wondering where a career in counselling could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Bereavement Counsellor, Relationship Counsellor, Family Counsellor, School Counsellor, Rehabilitation Counsellor, Youth Worker, Community or Welfare Worker.
Harvest Education Technical College offers affordable payment options to help you start your studies sooner.
Payment Option 1: Pay in weekly instalments
Payment Option 2: Pay in quarterly instalments
Payment Option 3: Pay in full when you enrol and save up to 10% on your course fees
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