Diploma of Community Services (SA & WA Only)

This online CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services course, offered through Open Colleges is a nationally recognised accreditation that will qualify you to work in the community services sector.

The course has a strong focus on equipping students with advocacy and case management skills, enabling them to work with a variety of complex clients and cases. Through the course’s comprehensive syllabus, students will be given a mix of theoretical and practical skills. Students will learn how to support community leadership, provide intervention strategies for clients with mental health and drug issues, and identify children at risk.

While content of this course is mostly delivered online, in SA you will need to attend campus one day per week and if in WA, two days per week.

The structured workplace learning component will also give students the opportunity to gain valuable on-the-job training. Upon completion of the course, graduates will be able to work in roles such as social welfare worker, case manager and family services coordinator.

CHC52015 Open Colleges Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    Open Colleges School of Health (RTO: 40049)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Location

    SA | WA

  • 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.