General description: At this level, work takes place under the direction of others and supervision may be direct or indirect. Volunteers may also be required to lead volunteer teams and have limited responsibility for the output of others within a project or event. Organisations may require volunteers to undergo relevant background checks. To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 20 hours of volunteer work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of units of competency.
|CHCVOL001||Be an effective volunteer|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in work health & safety|
|CHCCOM002||Use communication to build reltationships|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally & ethically|
|BSBWOR301||Organise personal work priorties & development|
|CHCCOM001||Provide first point of contact|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology|
|CHCVOL002||Lead volunteer teams|
|CHCPRP001||Develop & maintain networks & collaborative partnerships|
While the Course is mainly self-paced learning using electronic media resources, you will most likely need about 12 months to fully complete the coursework and assessment activities.
The Course is structured to fit in with your working environment, so many assessment activities will be drawn from on- the- job activities and experiences.
On completion, you will emerge with a nationally recognised registered certificate.
The full Certificate costs $2,500 (inclusive of GST) which can be paid in instalments over the 3 terms (Members of The Centre for Volunteering can receive a 20% discount).
This is a Smart & Skilled fee assistance eligible Course for NSW Residents. For information on applying for Smart & Skilled funding go to https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/*and for the Smart & Skilled Fee and Administration Policy download from their website
(*note: The Centre for Volunteering Member discounts are not applicable to students who receive Smart and Skilled funding)
You can download the course outline here.
If your entity or network has a minimum of 5 participants who would like to undertake this Certificate as a structured Course, contact us via email or call 02 9261 3600 for more information on how we can work with you to deliver this in-house.
Recognition of Prior Learning is available to candidates with previous qualifications or who can demonstrate significant on-the- job learning. Contact via email or call 02 9261 3600 for more information.