CHC50513Diploma of Youth Justice


Do you want to help those that need it most? If you are passionate about supporting youth through troubled times, study the CHC50513 Diploma of Youth Justice will give you the tools and knowledge to make a real difference.

Studying a Youth Justice Diploma will give you the tools and knowledge to make a real difference in the lives of young people who have, or are at risk of offending. You’ll learn a wide range of skills from managing service response to young people in crisis to working in the youth justice environment, to learning how to work effectively with clients with complex alcohol, and/or drug issues.

Working with the Community Services and Youth faculty’s highly experienced tutors, you’ll learn to be an advocate for young people during family conferences and courtroom appearances, be part of a team working with youth at risk, or work in a residential care facility with young people who are unable to remain in their own homes or who are at risk of homelessness.

Whether looking to become a youth worker, a youth justice conference convener, or a case worker, this course will equip you with the skills to succeed and transform the lives of young people in need.

You will also complete 240 hours of vocational placement within a youth justice environment to practice your skills.

Studying Youth Justice you’ll learn to:

  • Work within the youth justice system
  • Support a youth justice team
  • Advocate for young people
  • Respond to young people in crisis
  • Work effectively with clients living with alcohol and other drug complications
  • Deliver services in a culturally appropriate manner

Career opportunities:

  • Youth Conference Convener
  • Youth Detention Centre Supervisor
  • Youth Worker – Youth Service
  • Case Worker
  • Program Coordinator

CHC50513 Diploma of Youth Justice

We have packaged this course to provide you with 14 units of competency to support your transition into the workplace. You can expect this course to take 12 months to complete.

100 hours of vocational placement will be arranged with you tutor.

Cluster One
Unit Code Unit Name
CHCDIV003 Manage and promote diversity
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCCOM003 Develop workplace communication strategies
CHCCSM005 Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of
Cluster Two
Unit Code Unit Name
CHCCCS004 Assess co-existing needs
CHCCCS003 Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
CHCYTH012 Manage service response to young people in crisis
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
Vocational Placement is including in this cluster*
Cluster Three
Unit Code Unit Name
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCPRT015 Respond to needs of youth justice clients
CHCPRT016 Work in the youth justice environment
CHCPRT017 Support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander young people in youth justice system
CHCPRT019 Develop and support youth justice team
Vocational Placement is including in this cluster*

Call our wonderful team today – 1800 22 99 33, to discuss your eligibility for any government-funded programs, which may offset some of the costs of your course. Ask them about our many flexible study options, which are available.

If you just want to get started, give us a call 1800 22 99 33.

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