Lead and Mentor Skill Set


The Lead and Mentor Skill Set is ideal for workers with existing experience or qualifications in community services or health sector roles who are seeking to broaden their skills in leading, mentoring, coordinating, supporting and coaching in the community sector.

You will learn how to effectively lead and mentor work teams and gain the skills required to develop, deliver and evaluate mentoring programs for new staff. You will gain skills in leading work teams and learn how to effectively monitor team performance. You will learn the art of self-reflection and gain understanding of the importance of continuous professional development.

The units of study in this Skill Set provide credit towards a range of qualifications in the CHC Community Services Training Package at Certificate IV or Diploma or Advanced Diploma level.


There are three units of study in this Skill Set.

Unit Code
Unit Name
Lead the work team
Mentor in the workplace
Reflect on and improve own professional practice

On successful completion of this course you will achieve the nationally recognised Skill Set:

CHCSS00082 Lead and Mentor Skill Set

The Skill Set is awarded by Skills Generation RTO 41008, with training and assessment delivered by Skills Generation or an approved Third-Party training provider on behalf of Skills Generation.

Lead and Mentor Skill Set


CHCSS00082 Lead and Mentor Skill Set is available for groups and can be completed either in a classroom setting or online. This Skill Set is available upon request and delivered in a mode that best suits the needs of your group. Please contact our friendly team to discuss how we can get you started.

This skill set has been endorsed by industry as suitable for individuals who:

  • hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in related field, or
  • have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning process

Those who are currently working or have worked in a relevant industry, may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Please give us a call and we can talk through your particular needs with you.

Funding and Fees


This course currently attracts government funding for eligible students. Students who access funded training pay a co-contribution fee that represents a small fraction of the total course fee!

Eligibility criteria for funding can be found on our Funding and Fees page or contact us to discuss your circumstances and determine your eligibility.

Students who are not eligible for subsidised training pay the full course fee.

Skills Generation is happy to discuss delivery options and negotiate group rates for businesses and organisations. Please talk to our friendly staff about your particular circumstances and needs.

Why Skills Generation

Support from industry-experienced trainers committed to helping you succeed
Skills Generation provides a facilitative and collaborative environment to support the underpinnings of effective community services practice
Fast track your qualification with Recognition of Prior Learning

Course Summary


CHCSS00082 Lead and Mentor Skill Set
Number of Units: 3

Study Mode:

Groups Only - Online or classroom setting
Typically Completed In: Varies - scheduled to meet groups needs
Hours per Week: Varies - scheduled to meet groups needs
Funding: Available To Eligible Students

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