Diploma of Community Services

Want to give your career real meaning? Looking to make a difference in your community? Achieve great things with the CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services offered by Open Colleges in association with Integrated Care & Management Training Pty Ltd (RTO: 90197). 

Throughout your studies, you'll learn to help clients by setting them up with support systems and networks, and develop plans which will address their immediate and long term struggles. You will also gain the skills and knowledge you need to advise and supervise other Community Service Workers’ case management practice, as well as to manage budgets and financial plans, and undertake project work.

Practical component

While this course is offered 100% online, you will need to undertake 160 hours of practical work as a part of your study.

If you want to go further into higher education, Open Colleges has a formal pathway to tertiary study with Charles Sturt University, with credit point transfers available for some courses.

PLEASE NOTE - Open Colleges is a privately-run RTO, not government-run like a TAFE, so they cannot offer government funding. Please check eligibility requirements before beginning an enrolment with Open Colleges.

CHC52021 Open Colleges
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    ICM Training (RTO: 90197)

  • Qualification

    VET, Diploma

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Maximum 24 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • 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.