Diploma of Youth Work

Youth workers play a crucial role in guiding young individuals towards positive life changes and empowering them with the skills to make informed decisions in their lives. If you aspire to a rewarding career in this sector then this CHC50421 Diploma of Youth Work qualification from GROW Training Group could be just what you're looking for.

This program has been specially designed in consultation with industry experts, ensuring a comprehensive and relevant learning experience aligned with the current landscape of youth work. This qualification encompasses the responsibilities of workers involved in designing and implementing programs for young people within community-based settings. The course is designed to address a spectrum of needs, including social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental, and protection aspects for young individuals. Employment opportunities for graduates of this program may be found in community organisations, government agencies, and the youth sector, where workers will be entrusted with the implementation of organisational policies and guidelines.

This course also entails 200 hours of supervised work placement which will have to be completed prior to graduation.

Enrolment period is 24 months. We find our students complete the qualification in varied time frames. It really does depend on your life situation and availability. The program can be completed in a much shorter time – we would recommend aiming at completing 1 unit per month.

This program is delivered in our online learner system. You do not need to come to class, however, you will need to stay connected with your Educator and attend phone and/or web meetings to complete some of the practical components of your course. eLearning allows you the flexibility of completing your course at your own pace, at times to suit work and other life commitments. You can work on your course at anytime, anywhere supported by your industry experienced educator via telephone and email no matter where you are.

Please Note: Grow Training Group operates as a privately managed Registered Training Organisation (RTO), differing from government-run institutions such as a TAFE. Consequently, Grow does not offer government funding.

CHC50421 GROW Training Group
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    GROW Training Group (RTO: 45109)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Maximum of 24 months

  • Start date

    Study anytime, anywhere!

  • Course fee

    Price may vary

This course meets the 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.