Certificate IV in Youth Work

RMIT University

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Certificate IV
1 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Passionate about working with young people? Want a career that will make a real difference in their lives?
This program provides you with the knowledge and skills required to work with and support 10- to 25-year-olds.
The role of a youth worker is diverse, with many exciting and challenging career opportunities. You'll learn to develop and facilitate programs for young people through a range of community-based programs addressing the social, behavioural, health and welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

Teaching staff are experienced and highly skilled professionals currently working in the youth work sector, and the program combines workshops, field trips and practical work placement, so students are immersed in professionally relevant experiences from day one.

Graduates of this program have a range of possible career options and may be employed in roles such as:
community development worker (youth)
indigenous youth...

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Additional Information

To further develop your skills, you'll undertake an industry placement over the course of the year, complementing what you're learning in class. Yo...

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