Relationship to competency standards

Unit Description

The unit begins by discussing the volunteer sector including the nature of volunteer work, legal and ethical considerations, the importance of volunteer work to the community and the principles of volunteering. While completing the unit, the learner is required to volunteer as part of a team with paid and/or unpaid staff for a period of at least 20 hours in an organisation with a structured volunteer program.

Teaching Strategies

Unit offerings

Face to face:

Please note

The Unit Offerings listed above are a guide only and the timetable for any year is the final authority. The College may vary offerings based on demand or other conditions.

This unit may be available in different modes of delivery i.e. online and face-to-face as listed above. The unit content will not differ between these modes of delivery. There will possibly be a difference in the schedule and/or the prescribed assessment tasks, however both will cover and assess the same content.