Certificate IV in Government
Government course details
Course description and aims
This qualification allows for the attainment of occupational specific competencies for those working in operational roles without supervision in the public sector. Graduates at this level will apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement, and limited responsibility with established parameters.
This generalist qualification is particularly suited to those working in an environment requiring multi-skilled personnel and/or small or regionally based organisations.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Pre-start information (e.g. Timetable) will be emailed to you before your first class.
You will need to attend approximately 6 hours of class a week over 2 evenings per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday, Wednesday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
In addition there is also weekly online/moodle delivery that will be advised at first class.
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|PSPGEN043||Apply government processes||30|
|PSPGEN023||Deliver and monitor service to clients||30|
|PSPLEG002||Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector||30|
|PSPGEN027||Gather and analyse information||30|
|PSPGEN038||Identify and treat risks||60|
|BSBSUS401||Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices||40|
|BSBWHS301||Maintain workplace safety||40|
|BSBRKG404||Monitor and maintain records in an online environment||50|
|LGACOM409A||Prepare tender documentation||35|
|PSPPCM003||Procure goods and services||60|
|PSPPCY004||Support policy implementation||30|
|PSPETH001||Uphold the values and principles of public service||30|