CHC50313 - Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention

Are you already working or want to work with children and families in the child protection sector? If the welfare, safety and well-being of children and young people is important to you then this could be just what you’re looking for!  This course is designed to arm you with the skills to pursue management-level positions in this challenging yet rewarding sector.

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While there is no Vocational Placement component for qualification, enrolment with Horizon2 is only available for those who are already employed in the industry.  As a part of the enrolment process we will request evidence of your employment and role in the sector.

Course Content

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete 16 units in total, including 9 core units and 7 electives. Relevant units of competency from previous formal training may be used as credit towards this qualification.

CHCCCS004 – Assess co-existing needs CORE
CHCCCS016 – Respond to client needs CORE
CHCCSM005 – Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management CORE
CHCDEV003 – Analyse client information for service planning and delivery CORE
CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people CORE
CHCDIV002 – Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CORE
CHCPRT004 – Work effectively in child protection to support children, young people and families CORE
CHCPRT006 – Build professional practice and sectoral expertise CORE
CHCPRT010 – Work with children and young people with complex trauma and attachment issues and needs CORE
CHCCOM003 – Develop workplace communication strategies Elective
CHCPRP003 – Reflect on and improve own professional practice Elective
CHCINM001 – Meet statutory and organisation information requirements Elective
CHCFAM003 – Support people to improve relationships Elective
CHCFAM006 – Assist families to self-manage contact Elective
CHCMGT005 – Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes Elective
CHCPRT012 – Undertake and implement planning with at-risk children and young people and their families Elective


For a complete outline of units & delivery options please contact Horizon2: To find out more, please contact us on [email protected] and one of our team will call you at time that suits.

Upcoming Courses

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Course Structure and Fees

Qualifications can be completed via a combination of self-paced, study group or classroom. The duration will vary dependent on the delivery style and training plan negotiated for each student.

Where relevant assessment of competency may involve recognition of prior learning or credit transfer if prior skills or certification is held.

Fees for the program vary dependent on whether the individual holds a concession card, whether there are credit transfers available. Please contact our office to discuss your situation.

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Student Testimonials

My trainer was fantastic, easily understandable and explains each topic in detail.


The length of the course allowed me to gain employment within the industry sooner.


The pace and reliability of the timetable worked perfectly with my timetable and my trainer delivered the content well and shared her wealth of knowledge and experience.