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.

Specialisation Risk (CHCPRT001)
Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-14401V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

Other Requirements

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: and type 'clinical placement' in search

2. AGED CARE WORK - As per NSW Health requirements for the National Criminal
Record Check

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


Further Study

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 link

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

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

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

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?


  Starts Anytime


  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-14401V01-18ORA-012


How will I study?

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Unit of Competency

Code Unit Name
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Students will be contacted to organise a customised delivery schedule.

Course length: 8 hours per week for 1 Week

What will I pay?

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 the TAFE West Region Hotline on 131601.

What do I need?

For successful completion of this course you will need internet access.
TAFE Western condition of entry to this course is the ability to work independently.