Community Support Workers Course

Community Support Workers Course
The Community Support Workers course is run in various locations around Victoria and is open to people of all ages and backgrounds. There is no pre-requisite qualification for undertaking the course but an initial interview and acceptance as a volunteer in a CISVic member aganecy is required.

Basic English literacy skills are needed to complete the course. However, the training does not require high level academic ability. The training is undertaken in small groups to enable trainers to personally support all participants. 

Training generally takes place over 8 weeks: 50 hours in total, with 36 hours at the training location and 14 hours in the workplace. Trainees attend the training location one day a week for 6 days, spread over the 8 week period. For further information please click here

2018 Training Dates 

Session 1: Starting February 1 2018 - Cranbourne (Thursdays)

Session 2: Starting February 7 2018 - CBD (Wednesdays)

Session 3: Starting April 9 2018 - CBD (Mondays)

Session 4: Starting July 20 2018 - Box Hill (Fridays)

Session 5: Starting September 12 2018 - CBD (Wednesdays)

For further information or to register your interest please contact Anne-Marie at admin@cisvic.org.au or call 9672 2000

For training resources in reference to the Community Support Workers Course including enrollment information and forms please click on the training resources tab in the members area of the website. N.B You will need agency access to navigate to this section.