Certificate III In Community Services

Students in this program will gain points toward their State or Territory Certificate of Education and will get the information and training they need to successfully serve their communities. A Certificate III in Community Services allows individuals to work in a wide variety of community service facilities and settings.

“Being a Teacher and qualified Nurse, I have found the Connect ‘n’ Grow Health program to be engaging, industry relevant and provides our students with real career pathways in health”      

Paul Mychailuk BEd;BN, Djarragun College

What students achieve

  • Certificate III in Community Services (CHC32015)

  • First Aid qualification and CPR certificate

  • Points that will count towards your Senior Certificate

  • Pathway into school-based traineeships & Certificate III qualification

Skills acquired

  • Conduct basic health checks

  • Health promotion

  • Infection control

  • Perform general cleaning tasks

  • Customer service

  • Work with diverse people

  • Connect 'n' Grow provides all the resources and support to allow teachers the scope to do what they do best - TEACH!

Connect ‘n’ Grow provides

  • CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services RPL for Teachers

  • Annual resource induction for all participating teachers, inclusive of industry-specific and VET professional development

  • Ongoing Professional Development and in-servicing

  • Flexible format program delivery


  • ALL program materials are developed for you – including unit plans, assessment tasks, and marking guides. We save you time!

  • Access to program resources, learning, assessment and up to the minute student progress reporting.

  • First Aid - for school to deliver.

School Requirements

  • Teacher or Trainer (program deliverer)

  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110 or TAE40116). Available here >

  • Health / HPE Teaching Experience

  • Additional Community Services work experience is encouraged but is NOT ESSENTIAL.