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Certificate

Specialist Certificate in Health and Human Services

      Where will this take me?

      Overview

      Who the course is for

      This course has been designed for health and community service professionals at various stages of their career, including recent graduates, established practitioners and those seeking to advance their career or move in go a new field of professional practice.

      It includes those who work in mental health, drug and alcohol support, welfare, and those who work with disadvantaged or people in need.

      It is particularly relevant to:

      • Counsellors
      • Psychologists
      • Case managers
      • Nurses
      • Community workers
      • Therapists.

      Career outcomes

      According to projections, the health and community services sector will grow more rapidly than any other in the next five years** This will create demand for high-calibre health, community services and social workers, a trend that is echoed internationally. The Health and Human Services course allows you to take advantage of this demand.

      As a graduate of this course, you will have developed the ability to engage in a critical reflection of your own practice and be able to lead effectively in this sector, with the capabilities and skills to build important connections between people and organisations.

      **Australian Government, Department of Employment, 2016 Industry Employment Projections Report.