NEW Diploma of Community Services (study mode online) commencing September 2020

**NEW** Diploma of Community Services (study mode online) commencing September 2020

Following on from the success of three previous cohorts of students, Bradford Institute of Advanced Education is offering Foster & Kinship Carers another opportunity to study the Diploma of Community Services (online course), commencing late September 2020.

The course will be offered online via Zoom sessions, facilitated by Laura from Bradford Institute – all participants must have access to a computer and internet at your home. No prior experience is needed to enrol in this course.

Participants are required to be at least 18 years and over, are recognised Foster or Kinship Carers (and Members of CF&KC-SA); and have at least 6 months experience as a Foster or Kinship Carer or in a related area of community services work.

Students are required to attend two sessions per fortnight, via Zoom online, on either a Wednesday or Thursday, commencing 23rd/24th September 2020. Day sessions run from 9.30am-2.30pm / evening sessions run from 6.00-9.30pm. The Zoom sessions are designed to replicate a classroom experience, to facilitate development of a support network and friendships.

Please refer to the attached brochure for more information about the course content.

If this course is of interest, you are invited to attend the online Information/Enrolment session which will include details about:

  • cost (subsidised fees)
  • duration of the course
  • Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) opportunities
  • Other relevant course information and an opportunity to ask questions

When:   Information/Enrolment Session via Zoom online
Wednesday 9th September 2020
Please choose either: 9.30am-11.00am OR 6.00pm-7.30pm

Please email your RSVP, including your name, contact number and preferred timeslot for the Information/Enrolment session to: by no later than 1st September 2020

For more information about the Bradford Institute please visit their website at:

We look forward to bringing this wonderful opportunity to our Foster & Kinship Carer community!

Fiona Endacott
Chief Executive Officer