Skill set details

CHCSS00061 - Family support services work skill set - provide support (Release 4)


Usage recommendation:
Supersedes CHCSS00022 - Family support services work (Qld) skill set - provide supportThis new version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 1.0. 30/Jun/2013

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
4 (this release) 06/Aug/2015
(View details for release 3) 09/Oct/2013
(View details for release 2) 11/Jul/2013
(View details for release 1) 01/Jul/2013

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Modification History



Release 4

Units of Competency updated (see mapping at www.cshisc.com.au)

significant change to units

Equivalent outcome

Release 3.0

Added Companion Volumes link. Equivalent outcome.

Release 2.0

Minor changes to formatting to improve readability.

Release 1.0

This version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 1.0 and meets the requirements of the New Standards for Training Packages.

Skill Set Description

This skill set provides a set of skills for delivery of family support services.


CHCCOM002 Use communication to build relationships

CHCCCS014 Provide brief intervention

CHCCCS016 Respond to client needs

CHCPRT002 Support the rights and safety of children and young people

Pathways Information

These units may provide credit towards: Diploma of Children’s Contact Services Work; Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention (Family Support); Diploma of Family Intake and Support Work; or Certificate IV in Relationship Education.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Skill Set Requirements

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as appropriate for people who hold a qualification in children’s services at diploma level or higher or commensurate industry skills as evaluated through recognition of prior learning processes; current recognised first aid skills; and a positive notice issued for a CCY&CG ‘Working with Children’ check as legislated in Queensland.

Target Group

Application of this skill set is intended for the delivery of family support services.

Suggest words for Statement of Attainment

This skill set meets industry requirements for implementation of family support services.