This course will enhance your existing knowledge in the areas of Managing Risk, Managing Legal and Ethical Compliance and also how to Manage Work Health and Safety.
You will learn skills including the ability to identify and evaluate risks, establish the risk context and then select and implement treatments. You’ll also learn how to undertake research relating to legal compliance, determine ethical responsibilities and monitor compliance as well as establishing, monitoring and maintaining work health and safety standards.
By completing the CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set, you will gain a range of highly sought-after skills needed by anyone wanting to hold a managerial role within the community services sector.
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Learn how to make better decisions today by completing the Nationally Recognised CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set.
In this Risk Management course, you will learn skills to identify and manage risks in organisations in the health or community services sector.
Risk management helps a person to make better decisions for a client and organisation, they are able to reduce negative impacts that may arise and look for opportunities that create a positive impact on an organisation.
This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in a related field or who has skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process.
This is an interactive and supportive course, and also includes extensive trainer support from industry experts to help you achieve your goals.
You will have the chance to attend weekly live online classes and also live chat sessions. During these, you will learn additional skills that will either clarify or enhance your learning from the course.
These weekly live classes and chat sessions will also give you the chance to ask questions and also interact with fellow students.
You will learn the strategies and skills needed to manage risk, manage legal and ethical compliance and manage workplace health and safety. You will also, therefore, learn the skills and knowledge needed to continue your development while in the workplace, long after completing your course.
The Community Services industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australis with an estimate of over 50,000 new jobs to be created by within the industry by 2020 (Source: joboutlook.gov.au). There are also many job options in the community services sector. For more information about some of these and more you can read our articles “Support and Lead Colleagues in Case Management Practice“, “Want to Start a Career in Community Services?” or “Working in the Community Services sector- the diversity of roles“.
By completing the CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set you will also have the option of continuing your studies to complete either a CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services or CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services course through Australis.
There are a number of units of competency in the CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set which are also contained within our range of Community Services and Counselling courses. One of our team will be happy to discuss the number of credits you could apply towards these courses. Any credits that you are granted will also, therefore, reduce the time and cost of these courses.
Skill Set Requirements
Tuition Fees & Payment Options
Recognition of Prior Learning
How do I Enrol?
Over 3 month period, students at Australis College must complete 3 units of competency while studying to obtain their CHCSS00087 Risk Management Skill Set.
Students will also be supported throughout the course via Trainer support, eLearning, live and recorded online classes, live chats and also forums.
Unit of Competency
Unit of Competency Code
|Manage legal and ethical compliance||CHCLEG003|
|Manage work health and safety||HLTWHS004|
More information regarding this Skill Set and related courses can be found at the Federal Government’s training.gov.au website.