Commissioner's Information Bulletin 564

Correctional Practice - Traineeship

Correctional Services

Date of issue: 23 November 2012

Updated: 6 October 2015

Bulletin Information

In this Commissioner's Information Bulletin (CIB) the Vocational Training Order of Correction Practices has been varied to update national qualification codes to align to the new CSC Correction Services Training Package.

All other Vocational Training Orders remain unchanged.

Superseded Bulletins

This Commissioner's Information Bulletin 564 has been updated.

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Vocational Training Orders (VTOs)

Qualifications, structure and packaging

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Competency based completion

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Job descriptions

Certificate III level trainees allows for the attainment of general competencies and specialisation in Custodial, Community or Youth Custodial streams.

Certificate IV level trainees allows for the attainment of general competentices and also specilisation in dog handling, supervision and leadership, case management, community or emergency response streams.


Correctional Practice - Traineeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect 7 March 2008
Updated 6 October 2015
Qualifications
Terms of traineeships Full time:
  • CSC30115 Certificate III in Correctional Practice
    • 12 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved
  • CSC40115 Certificate IV in Correctional Practice (direct entry)
    • 24 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved
  • CSC40115 Certificate IV in Correctional Practice where the trainee holds CSC30115 Certificate III in Correctional Practice or meets other specified requirements:
    • 12 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved.

Part-time:

See part-time apprenticeships and traineeships

Probationary period

2 months

Page last updated: 07 April 2016