Identify and Respond to Children/Young People at Risk (CHCPRT001)
About the Course
This course provides the skills and knowledge to address duty of care
requirements, as well as work within an ethical framework, apply relevant
legislation, and policies and procedures corresponding to children and young
people at risk.
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There are no entry requirements for this course.
Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to
apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply
with some (or all) of the following.
1. HEALTH - NSW MINISTRY OF HEALTH - If you are over 18 you will be required to
undertake a National Criminal Record Check. Visit:
services/ criminal records section
- You will be required to sign the NSW Health Student Undertaking where you
agree to notify NSW Health if your status changes after the date of issue of
your National Police Certificate or during the completion of your course.
- You will be required to undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and
Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care
Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.
- You will be required to read and sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form.
Visit: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type 'clinical placement' in search
2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal
3. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES - Anyone in child-related work (including
student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children
Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children's Guardian
phase-in schedule and processes. Visit:
4. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT - Generally work placements will only
occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and
when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace
learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further
STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - For more information visit:
Credit for Prior Learning
If you already have skills and knowledge that are relevant to your course, you
may be able to apply for credit through articulation, credit transfer or
recognition of prior learning. To find out more about applying for credit follow
This web page also provides information on how to use your existing TAFE NSW
qualifications to undertake a higher level qualification at TAFE NSW (e.g. Cert
II to Cert III, Cert III to Cert IV, Cert IV to Diploma, etc)
TAFE to University
Many TAFE NSW courses offer you the opportunity to gain both vocational and
university qualifications. To find out more about the pathways to higher
education please follow this link
Recognition of Prior Learning
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On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus
You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL
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Where can I study?
TAFE Western Connect
Enrolment Code: 166-14401V01-17DUB-022
TAFE Western Connect
How will I study?
In this course you will undertake your learning and assessment through online study via TAFE Western Moodle. This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
If you have current experience working in the area of (Children’s Services) you may be eligible to undertake a recognition pathway. If you already have formal qualifications from a TAFE, university, school or other registered training organization in Australia, they may also be relevant to this qualification and you may be given credit for any units that are relevant to this qualification. If you would like more information about how recognition works, you can view information on the TAFE Western website or contact Michelle Haywood on 68857511 for an Information Kit.
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
Unit of Competency
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When will I study?
This course is delivered Online
Course length: 12 hours per weekClasses start at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM
What will I pay?
Course Fee is $170
Non-Government subsidised fee: $170.00 per course (GST free). There are no fee exemptions, concessions or subsidies available for this option. Your tuition fee includes all essential study materials. Extra study resources may be available to enhance your learning and will attract an additional charge. Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for more information and payment options. Fees, charges and course offerings are subject to change.
A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.
Who can I talk to?
Please contact Dubbo Campus on 68857500 or Katherine Lance on 68857521
TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393