This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish and maintain community relationships, work within cultural protocols and support people who have been affected by domestic and family violence. It requires sensitivity and understanding of diverse cultural protocols and practices, including appropriate interpersonal and networking skills. This unit applies to community services workers providing services in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities.
|Course Type||Short Course (Accredited)|
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There are no entry requirements, however this is a specialised short course, and is best suited for students who are health and community services workers with experience working with people who have experienced domestic and family violence. It is recommended that students without prior experience in this area should undertake the foundation short course "ACC00083 - Short Course in Recognising and responding to domestic and family violence" before commencing this specialised short course. All students should provide services according to established organisation procedures.
On completion of this course, students will receive a Short Course Statement of Attainment for unit CHCDFV004 - Provide domestic and family violence support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. This unit assists students to develop knowledge and skills for application in a range of human services where workers may encounter victims of domestic and family violence.
|CHCDFV004||Provide domestic and family violence support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities||More Information|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CHCDFV004||Provide domestic and family violence support in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities|