Skill set details

CHCSS00113 - Crisis Support Skill Set (Release 1)


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1 1 (this release) 08/Dec/2015

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Release 1

This version was released in CHC Community Services Training Package release 3.0 and meets the requirements of the 2012 Standards for Training Packages.

New Skill Set


This skill set reflects the skill requirements for individuals who respond to the immediate needs of people in crisis. The support provided is immediate and short term, and not of an ongoing nature.


CHCCCS003 Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide

CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations

CHCCCS028 Provide client-centred support to people in crisis

Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the Community Services Training Package, including CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services.

Licensing/Regulatory Information


Skill Set Requirements


Target Group

This skill set is for voluntary and paid workers who respond to the immediate rather than ongoing needs of people in crisis.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the CHC Community Services Training Package meet industry requirements for people providing support to people in crisis.