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CHCSS00005 - Career development practice skill set (Release 2)


ReleaseStatusRelease date
2 (this release)Current 07/May/2012
(View details for release 1) Replaced25/Mar/2011

Usage recommendation:
Is superseded by CHCSS00108 - Career Development Skill SetThis version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages. Significant changes to units 07/Dec/2015

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Modification History

CHC08 Version 3

CHC08 Version 4


Career development practice skill set

Career development practice skill set

Updated in V4.

ISC upgrade changes. Update unit code. No change to competency outcome.


Not Applicable

Pathways Information


These units may provide credit towards Certificate IV in Career Development.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Not Applicable

Skill Set Requirements


CHCCOM403A Use targeted communication skills to build relationships

CHCCAR501C Conduct career guidance interview

CHCCDP401B Deliver service consistent with a career development framework

CHCCDP402B Assist clients to plan and access career pathways

CHCCDP403B Analyse and apply education and training information

CHCCS400C Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework

CHCES411A Collect, analyse and apply labour market information

Target Group

Target group 

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a relevant professional or vocational qualification or commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes.

It provides skills and knowledge in career development practice for application in areas such as: school career advice and VET in Schools work; or in human resources, education and training and industry specialisation.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

Required form of words for Statement of Attainment 

This skill set meets industry requirements as specified in the CHC08 Community Services Training Package for work in career development practice.

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