Community Services

CHC40413 Certificate IV in Youth Work

CHC40413 Certificate IV in Youth Work is part of the Community Services Training Package. Students learn to design, develop, deliver, facilitate and reflect on programs for young people through a range of community based programs. These programs are designed to address the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people.

Student learning focuses include:

  • An understanding social, organisational and community services systems
  • An understanding of policies and guidelines for engaging youth and community organisations and the implementation of their programs.
  • Discussions of major social issues that impact on the lives of young people and their families
  • Developing worker capacities in self-direction, working autonomously and decision making under the limited supervision.

To enrol in this program you will need:

  • To be employed in a community services organisation
  • To be able to satisfy a Department of Justice, Work With Vulnerable People Check

Dates and Times


  • This qualification is delivered by assessment in the workplace
  • You can enrol at any time during the year subject to timetabling
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest


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Qualification Requirements

This qualification consists of 18 units, 14 core units and 4 elective units.

Elective Units

We can tailor elective unit choices to meet the needs of students specifically in the areas of:

  • Community Services
  • Mental Health
  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Individuals at risk


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