National code: CHCSS00077

Statement of Attainment in Financial Literacy Education

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Overview About this course

Gain the knowledge and skills to make personal financial decisions and empower others in their own financial decisions. Learn to draw up personal budgets and break down debt and credit for community services clients.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Understand and communicate about credit and debt

  • Identify common debt issues

  • Make a budget and set spending boundaries

  • Understand the basics of superannuation and taxes

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • Credit toward a full certificate

  • Skills to empower others to make financial decisions

  • Knowledge to better inform your own budgeting decisions

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) at a Year 10 high school level

  • Empathy, patience, and the capacity to empower others

  • Good organisational skills

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: community services support worker with the Certificate III in Community Services, family support worker with a Certificate IV in Community Services, mental health worker with a Certificate IV in Community Services, welfare officer with a Certificate IV in Community Services and youth worker with a Certificate IV in Community Services.

Licensing

In the community services industry, you will often be required to complete a National Police Check, Working with Children Check (WWCC) and National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Check (NDISWC), as well as the required vaccinations and health screenings.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Financial Literacy Education does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 3 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

Related study 0 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Financial Literacy Education does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Units
  • Provide group education on consumer credit and debt CHCEDU007

  • Improve clients' fundamental financial literacy skills CHCEDU006

  • Work with clients to identify financial literacy education needs CHCEDU005

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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