This course has been discontinued - this course is closed for new enrolments, the information on this page is provided for continuing students.
The Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Residential and Out of Home Care) is designed for those wanting to provide care programs and services to children and young people in need.
You’ll learn how to manage behaviours of young people and children, who may have experienced trauma, in primary residential and out-of-home care settings.Upon graduation, you may find roles in both government and non-government organisations working as a child protection support, residential care or case support worker.
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12 months full time
VTAC course codes
Hawthorn (fee type determined by provider)
Wantirna (fee type determined by provider)
This is a nationally approved vocational course that is recognised throughout Australia.
Study this course for free in 2020
You could have your tuition fees covered in 2020 thanks to the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative.
You may be eligible if you are under 20 years old, or enrolling in a course at a higher level than you have completed before.
If you don't tick either of these boxes, you could still have a chance! There are other factors, too.
The best way to find out if you’re eligible is to apply.