Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care) CHC41208/CHC41212
The Certificate IV in Children’s Services (Outside School Hours Care) is the first level of training in the children’s services stream focussed on middle childhood, and the prerequisite for the Diploma of Children’s Services (Outside School Hours Care).
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I am interested in gaining a Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care). What options do I have at One World?
There are two ways to gain this qualification - through completing a training program, or undertaking a recognition of prior learning. Once you know which of these options best apply to you, then you can access further information.
See below for a general outline of the program types available to you. For more detailed information, however, click on the links at the bottom of this page.
Higher Education and Skills Group funding
The Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care) is available as a government funded option either under a traineeship or non-traineeship scheme for new workers through the Victorian Training Guarantee.
The Victorian Training Guarantee is making training more accessible to people who do not have post-school qualifications or who want to gain a higher qualification than they already hold.
To be eligible you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia. If you are also under 20 years old you will be eligible. If you are over 20 years of age you will be eligible if you are enrolling into a course that is higher than any qualification you already hold.
Self funded training/Fee for Service - Training
This qualification can be delivered as a self funded training program to people not currently working in the industry but interested in pursuing a career in children's services, or to those workers who are not eligible for Victorian Training Guarantee funding but wish to undertake training.
The Certificate IV in Children's Services (Outside School Hours Care) can also be gained through a self funded assessment only process.
List of competencies
Express interest or phone our office on 1800 006 533 to speak to one of our training team.
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