Studying a Certificate III in Active Volunteering is an excellent way to launch your career as a Community Worker. It covers a wide range of topics relating to working in a volunteer capacity. Students will learn how to work with clients and co-workers from culturally diverse backgrounds; communicate with clients and co-workers, engaging in safe work practices; work effectively as part of a group; solve a variety of predicable problems; use discretion and judgement; take responsibility for their learning and work outputs and take limited responsibility for the output of others within the work group.
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All these Core and Elective Units must be completed to receive your qualification:
CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCVOL001 Be an effective volunteer
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
SIRXIND101 Work effectively in customer service environment
CHCCCS023 Support independence and well being
CHCPRP001 Develop and maintain networks and collaborative partnerships
CHCADV001 Facilitate the interests and rights of clients
The learning outcomes of this course include:
Upon successful completion of this qualification, participants are able to continue their learning journey into: CHC44015 - Certificate IV in Coordination of volunteer programs.
As part of the assessment to achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 120 hours of volunteer work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the unit of competency CHCCCS023 Support independence and wellbeing.
In order to work in the industry, it is strongly recommended that students obtain a current Police Check. Volunteer organisations may ask candidates to get a criminal or police record check as part of their volunteer screening process. This is to protect volunteers, the people they will be working with and the volunteering organisation.