CHC41215 Certificate IV in Career Development

Introduction

 

                                                                               

CEAV Institute is proud to announce that "The Career Industry Council of Australia (CICA) has endorsed the CHC41215 Certificate IV in Career Development delivered by CEAV Institute as meeting the Professional Standards for Australian Career Development Practitioners for a period of 2 years from October 2016 to October 2018." (Pat Smith, Chair, Career Industry Council of Australia)

CEAV Institute is a quality provider of  CHC41215 Certificate IV in Career Development.This program has been designed to enhance the entry level skills and knowledge of individuals wanting to work in the career industry to support individuals and professional career practitioners in their career service. This qualification covers workers who provide a range of programs and services to individuals and groups of clients and employers to support them in planning their career and/or locating, securing and maintaining suitable employment.

Work at this level may include, for example:Work in career information and transition services, assisting in career adviser roles in education, training, school or transition work environments.

The Certificate IV in Career Development qualifies a person at the Associate Status (CICA Standard 4.3.2 _2011)

This qualifies a person to engage in Career Interviewing which is essentially gathering and disseminating appropriate information and assisting clients to clarify their thoughts and keeping records.  It also qualifies them to engage in career conversations which provide Career Advice, which is limited to helping with the interpretation of information, and with meeting needs already clearly understood by the client, and may or may not include signposting to a guidance interview where a more in-depth response can be provided by a Career Practitioner with Professional Status (CICA standards 4.3.1_2011).

This webpage provides details of the course units; structure; cost; delivery methods and requirements for completion of the credential. If you are interested in this course you will need to complete the Enquiry form

Delivery Mode

This course is available through a Mixed Mode Delivery, Online Delivery or Flexible Online Delivery.

Mixed Mode Delivery means that the courses are delivered through face-to-face workshops, online access to training and assessment materials and professional tutoring.

Online Delivery Mode means that learners can access and complete our courses solely online, using a range of technologies via our Learning Management System. Webinars, videos, discussion forums and workshops are accessed via a virtual learning environment.

Flexible Online Delivery Mode means that learners study at their own pace and pay as they go. This delivery option allows the learner to study individual modules.

 

Category

Certificate IV in Career Development

Benefits

This course is designed to provide the underpinning knowledge and skills to support workers, who provide programs and services to individuals and groups of clients and employers to support people in planning their career and/or locating, securing and maintaining suitable employment. They may work in career information and transition services or assist in career advisor roles in education, training, school or transition work environments.  Some examples of employment options in the career industry include:

  • ACE, TAFE and private providers
  • Adult migrant counsellors
  • Employment agency staff
  • Human Resources
  • Indigenous support workers
  • Learning and development positions in corporate organisations
  • Local Government youth workers
  • Pathways and transition staff in secondary schools, tertiary institutions or colleges
  • Staff working in Integration and Disability services
  • Telephone careers advisers
  • Rehabilitation Counsellors
  • Welfare/youth workers

Requirements

Learners will use the following learning delivery methods to undertake this course:

  • Online learning environment
  • Course readings
  • Attendance of 5 full day training workshops (if you have enrolled in the Mixed Mode delivery option
  • Completion of assessment tasks in the workplace and online
  • Participation in selected webinars
  • Study groups (optional)
  • Individualised tutuoring upon request

This course is made up of 13 units of competency, 8 core and 4 electives. CEAV Institute has selected the most applicable units of competency to suit a wide range of practitioners supporting others through career transitions.

Dates

The following dates apply to students and future students of the CHC41215 Certificate IV in Career Development.

**Enrolments for 2018 intake will open soon

 

2017 Intake

** ENROLMENTS NOW CLOSED **

Important Dates

Course start date: Monday 6th March 2017

Induction Training: Tuesday 7th March 2017 9.30-1pm

Workshop 1 - Career Interviewing:

Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th June 2017 9-4pm both days

Workshop 2 - Career Planning for People with Disability

Wednesday 27th September 2017 8.30-4pm

RPL Assessments: By appointment

Course Completion Date: Friday 19th January 2018

All workshops will be conducted at University of Melbourne, Hawthorn Campus

 

2017 Mid-Year Intake

** ENROLMENTS NOW CLOSED **

Important Dates

Course start date: Monday 7th August 2017

Induction Training: Tuesday 8th August 2017 8.30-4pm

Workshop 1 - Career Interviewing:

Tuesday 31st October & Wednesday 1st November 2017 8.30-4pm both days

Workshop 2 - Career Planning for People with Disability

Tuesday 10th April 2018 8.30-4pm

RPL Assessments: By appointment

Course Completion Date: Friday 22nd June 2018

All workshops will be conducted at CEAV Institute, 61 Civic Drive Greensborough

 

 

 

 

2017 Study Webinar Dates

As a form of additional support available to all enrolled students we would like to offer study webinar sessions throughout the year. Please see below for webinar dates and times for 2017:

Webinars will run from 11.00-11.30 on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 5th April
  • Wednesday 3rd May
  • Wednesday 7th June
  • Wednesday 5th July
  • Wednesday 2nd August
  • Wednesday 6th September
  • Wednesday 4th October
  • Wednesday 1st November
  • Wednesday 6th December

Fees

  • All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars
  • Course enrolment attracts a non-refundable administration fee
  • All fees are GST exempt
  • CEAV Institute does not accept fees in advance
  • Candidates will be invoiced for course fees after course commencement. Candidates will receive 3 invoices
  • Upon receipt of each invoice, students will have 4 weeks in which to pay the invoiced course fees.

Schedule of fees 2016 & 2017

Course Length: 1 year part-time
 

Administration

Enrolment, certificates, course folder and information/induction session

 

Mixed Mode of Delivery

$3520
 

Online Mode of Delivery

$2800

Payment 1 $1760 $1290
Payment 2 $1320 $1075
Payment 3 $440 $435
RPL Administration $100 per unit no further discount for RPL
Credit Transfer Nil Nil
12 Months CEAV Student Membership $55

Forms

If you are interested in this 1 year part time course you will need to complete the enquiry form and return it to CEAV Institute.

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Application form

Course and Professional Development Guide