||Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
A sound achievement in Year 10 Science, Maths, and English is desirable. Mature age applicants are welcome. It is recommended that students are working in the youth sector.
Study from any location
No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.
It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
Students are recommended to enrol into one cluster at a time. On Successful completion of a cluster, students enrol into the next cluster as determined in the order of study.
Students will be sent a Training Plan by email after enrolment.
Please note that students will be expected to complete approximately 18 hours per week of self directed studies to successfully complete this qualification.
Students who are not working (whether paid or voluntary) in a relevant workplace are required to source and complete 100 hours of Vocational Placement in a relevant organisation in order to attain this qualification.
A Placement arrangement is not required prior to enrolling, however it is recommended that prospective students make sufficient enquiries to be confident of their ability to successfully locate a placement during the course of their studies
If the student is not employed in the sector and undertaking Vocational Placement they will need to apply for a Working with Children Blue Card with the assistance of TAFE North and they may also be required to obtain a police check at their own cost dependant on the needs of the industry.