FOUNDATION STUDIES - Bendigo TAFE

 
FOUNDATION STUDIES - Bendigo TAFE
FOUNDATION
         STUDIES
COURSE GUIDE 2018

                             VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF APPLIED LEARNING (VCAL)
                    GENERAL EDUCATION | ENGLISH LANGUAGE | INDIGENOUS STUDIES
                                                           WORK HEALTH & SAFETY
                                   13 TAFE (13 8233) . bendigotafe.edu.au/foundation
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4 Discover your true potential
                                                                   6 Your study options

                                       CONTENTS              8 Course to career pathway
                                                                   10 Why choose TAFE
                                                        14 How to become an apprentice
                                                      16 How we can help your business
                                                  18 We support you through your journey
                                                             20 Paying for your course
                                                                      22 How to apply
                                                                 23 Icons in this guide
                                                                  24 English Language
                                                                 32 Indigenous Studies
                                                               38 Work Health & Safety
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                                                   40 Courses offered at our Melbourne
                                                           campuses with Kangan Institute

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DISCOVER YOUR
                                                                                                                           VCAL                                           This approach ensures that the many
                                                                                                                                                                          issues faced by Indigenous people in
                                                                                                                           If you want an alternative to secondary
                                                                                                                                                                          the education and employment systems
                                                                                                                           schooling with a pathway to employment
                                                                                                                                                                          including systematic discrimination and

                                       TRUE POTENTIAL
                                                                                                                           or further study, then VCAL is for you.
                                                                                                                                                                          constructed ‘values’ are completely
                                                                                                                           VCAL runs from our campuses in Bendigo,
                                                                                                                                                                          abolished.
                                                                                                                           BTEC (Bendigo Tech), Castlemaine and
                                                                                                                           Echuca.
                                                                                                                                                                          LEARN FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
                                                                                                                           VCAL - YOUNG MUMS PROGRAM                      Our world-class training faculty come
                                                                                                                                                                          with extensive industry experience and
                                                                                                                           Our specifically designed program
                                        If you need to brush up on the basics before you can take the next step forward,                                                  connections. Our personalised approach
                                                                                                                           gives young mothers the opportunity
                                        there’s a whole range of education options for young people and adults that        to continue their education in a safe,
                                                                                                                                                                          means you get one-on-one attention in
                                                                                                                                                                          classes.
                                        can assist you with literacy, numeracy, communication and employability skills.    nurturing and caring environment. This
                                                                                                                           platform provides an excellent interactive
                                        There are courses to help with reading and writing, from basic level right                                                        GAIN HANDS-ON PRACTICAL SKILLS
                                                                                                                           and supportive environment for students
                                        through to preparation for university, as long as you are over the age of 15.      to achieve life skills and enables our young
                                                                                                                                                                          Our focus is all about getting you work
                                                                                                                                                                          ready. With an emphasis on practical
                                                                                                                           mums to be work ready and well equipped
                                                                                                                                                                          training, industry projects and work
                                                                                                                           to enter into the workforce. The program
                                                                                                                                                                          placements, you will gain real experience
                                                                                                                           includes child minding so students’
                                                                                                                                                                          and the latest industry knowledge. So,
                                                                                                                           children can be immersed in fun and play
                                                                                                                                                                          when you graduate, you will have the skills
                                                                                                                           whilst their mums are learning.
                                                                                                                                                                          that employers are looking for.
                                                                                                                           WORK EDUCATION
                                                                                                                                                                          ACCESS OUR INDUSTRY PARTNER
                                                                                                                           This program is tailored to people with
                                                                                                                                                                          NETWORK
                                                                                                                           mild intellectual disabilities who would
                                                                                                                                                                          Bendigo TAFE has established a vast
                                                                                                                           like to improve their work skills and gain
                                                                                                                                                                          network of industry partners and a strong
                                                                                                                           work experience in various industries. We
                                                                                                                                                                          reputation with employers across regional
                                                                                                                           provide support with finding work as well
                                                                                                                                                                          Victoria. By developing our courses in
                                                                                                                           as on-the-job support during your work
                                                                                                                                                                          consultation with industry partners, we
                                                                                                                           placement.
                                                                                                                                                                          make sure that you gain the most current
                                                                                                                           INDIGENOUS STUDIES                             and up-to-date skills. Our Skills and Jobs
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                                                                                                                                                                          Centre experts also provide support and
                                                                                                                           We offer a range of courses and training
                                                                                                                                                                          connect students to jobs each year.
                                                                                                                           pathways for Indigenous people and
                                                                                                                           communities through the development
                                                                                                                           of culturally appropriate and supportive
                                                                                                                           measures.

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YOUR STUDY OPTIONS
                                       Let us help you progress to your dream        APPRENTICESHIPS
                                       career or into higher education.              Apprenticeships are customised training
                                                                                     programs in consultation with your

                                       VET IN SCHOOL (VETIS)                         employer, Bendigo TAFE and you. This
                                                                                     gives you the latest industry skills and
                                       VETiS offers you the opportunity to
                                                                                     knowledge directly relevant to your job.
                                       complete a nationally recognised
                                                                                     You can earn while you learn and work
                                       qualification, while providing credit
                                                                                     towards your qualification. Go to page 14
                                       towards your VCAL, just like your other
                                                                                     for more information on apprenticeships.
                                       subjects. The study score can contribute
                                       directly to your ATAR score and give you
                                                                                     CERTIFICATES
                                       access to guaranteed pathways for further
                                                                                     Certificate programs combine theory
                                       study at Bendigo TAFE.
                                                                                     and practical components of a subject
                                       Find out more at
                                                                                     to prepare you for a job in your chosen
                                       bendigotafe.edu.au/VETinSchools
                                                                                     industry. You can learn basic to advanced
                                                                                     skills as you move up each certificate
                                       SCHOOL BASED APPRENTICESHIPS                  qualification. You can also choose to study
                                       School based apprenticeships provide the      further or get a post-trade qualification
                                       opportunity for secondary students to         once you finish your certificate program.
                                       start an apprenticeship whilst completing
                                       years 10, 11 and 12. You must be a            SHORT COURSES
                                       full-time student to do a school based
                                                                                     A short course is a great way to update
                                       apprenticeship. At the same time, students
                                                                                     your current skills, start a new hobby or
                                       undertake a nationally recognised training
                                                                                     learn something totally new. We have
                                       qualification. Go to page 20 for more
                                                                                     short courses across a range of areas to
                                       information on how to apply.
                                                                                     help you grow professionally or personally.

                                       PRE-APPRENTICESHIPS                           Visit bendigotafe.edu.au to find the right
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                                                                                     course for you.
                                       Whether you are currently doing your
                                       VCE, VCAL or you’ve left school early, a
                                       pre-apprenticeship will get you on your
                                       way to working and further study in a
                                       specific industry. Pre-apprenticeships also
                                       combine literacy and numeracy skills units
                                       to give you extra support to get employed
                                       and into an apprenticeship.

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COURSE TO
                                       CAREER PATHWAY
                                       English Language Studies                          Indigenous studies
                                       These courses aim to provide you with the         The Cultural Arts and Mumgu–dhal courses
                                       English skills needed to continue your studies    are a great way to learn more about yourself
                                       at a higher level and increase employability in   and your mob. You’ll get the chance to
                                       a range of occupations.                           showcase your art work, or work with your
                                                                                         fellow students on a rewarding community
                                                                                         project.
                                        Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written
                                        English (10361NAT)                               You’ll be supported from start to finish
                                        Certificate I in Spoken and Written English      by your Koorie Liaison Officers and your
                                        (10362NAT)                                       teachers. There are always elders and story
                                        Certificate II in Spoken and Written English     tellers around; you’ll have the opportunity
                                        (10363NAT)                                       to see people and places you haven’t seen
                                        Certificate III in Spoken and Written English    before with excursions.
                                        (10364NAT)
                                                                                         There are lots of great courses run out of
                                        Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English
                                        – Further Studies (10365NAT)                     the Koorie Education Unit, with pathways
                                                                                         into great employment outcomes. If you
                                                                                         choose to train within a mainstream course,      VCAL                                             Intermediate (VCALINT001)
                                                                                                                                                                                           You will begin the next phase of your studies
                                        >> Spoken and Written English                    your Koorie Liaison Officers will support you    “At Bendigo TAFE VCAL, our main focus            into your chosen industry. Get hands-on with
                                                                                         should you need any help.                        is to enable every one of our students to        practical experience while at the same time
                                                                                                                                          gain the VCAL Certificate and start them         building up your literacy and numeracy skills.
                                       Education support and                               Certificate II (CUV20211) and III (CUV30211)   on a pathway to a career or further study; a     Here, you will learn new skills through real
                                                                                           in Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander        pathway that they will enjoy.                    work placements and fund raising projects
                                       general education                                   Cultural Arts                                  We again have had success with a number          aimed at developing you as an individual.
                                                                                                                                          of students being signed up into part time
                                                                                                                                                                                           Senior (VCALSEN001)
                                        Certificate III in Education Support                                                              positions and apprenticeships.” – Head of
                                        (CHC30213)                                        >> Artist                                                                                        At a senior level, learning is considered to
                                                                                                                                          VCAL
                                                                                          >> Indigenous Art Industries                                                                     be independent and more advanced with
                                        Certificate II in General Education for
                                                                                          >> Independent Artist                           Foundation (VCALFND001)                          regard to planning, researching and the
                                        Adults (22237VIC)
                                                                                                                                          You will learn literacy and numeracy, work       development of real work activities whilst
                                                                                                                                          related skills such as, basic woodworking        under supervision.
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                                        >> Teacher’s Aide                                  Certificate II (22217VIC) and III (22218VIC)   and culinary skills, get involved in numerous    We work closely with local industry to
                                        >> Integration Aide                                in Mumgu-dhal tyama-tiyt                       outdoor activities, as well as participate       provide work experience opportunities for
                                        >> Education Assistant - Special Needs                                                            in industry tours, practice your interview       our students which can lead to school based
                                        >> Home Tutor                                                                                     skills and experience real work placement        apprenticeships which means that you can
                                        >> Support Worker for Children with               >> Community Worker                             opportunities. You will be experiencing a        start earning and learning whilst completing
                                           Disabilities                                   >> Council Worker                               variety of different industries to provide you   your last years of secondary schooling. VCAL
                                        >> Defence Force Personnel                        >> Farming and Horticultural Hand               with better understanding the career path        Senior provides opportunities for students to
                                        >> Security Worker                                >> DEPI Fire Crew Worker                        that you want to take.                           demonstrate leadership skills, experience a
                                                                                          >> Environmental Worker
                                                                                                                                                                                           variety of learning environments and activities
                                                                                                                                                                                           including trips, local and interstate, all in an
                                                                                                                                                                                           effort to prepare you for the workforce.

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WHY CHOOSE TAFE
                                                                          FINISHED YEAR 12?
                                                                       A TAFE qualification can secure your future

                                            GET A TASTE                            GET ON TRACK                        LOW ATAR?
                                                                                                                      NO WORRIES!
                                         OF A TRADE WITH A                        TO A CERTIFICATE
                                        PRE-APPRENTICESHIP                          OR DIPLOMA
                                                                                                                     GOING TO TAFE
                                                                                                                     MAY SAVE TIME
                                        Gain basic skills in a trade                 Guaranteed work                  AND MONEY
                                         with lots of support and                 placements mean real
                                                resources.                             world skills!
                                                                                                                      NO NEED TO
                                                                                                                      RELOCATE IF
                                                                                                                      YOUR TAFE IS
                                                                                                                        LOCAL

                                             FIND A JOB                          GAIN A CERTIFICATE
                                          THAT SUPPORTS AN
                                           APPRENTICESHIP
                                              Earn money
                                             while studying.
                                                                                   GAIN A DIPLOMA

                                             COMPLETE
                                         AN APPRENTICESHIP
                                                                                 START A REAL

                                                                            CAREER
                                          Learn practical skills
                                           specific to a trade.                                                          GRADUATE
                                                                                                                     WITH A CERTIFICATE
                                                                                                                       OR A DIPLOMA
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                                                                              WITH A TAFE QUALIFICATION                Graduate with two
                                                                                                                         qualifications.

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YOUR TRAINING EXPERIENCE
                                       Bendigo TAFE is spread across five regional campuses across central Victoria and
                                       is home to over 9,000 students from diverse backgrounds, ages and interests
                                       each year. Not only do you have access to purpose-built training facilities, but
                                       also to a range of support services. Bendigo TAFE qualifications are flexible;
                                       you can optimise your studies while maintaining a work life and study balance.
                                       Bendigo TAFE supports you by providing flexible learning resources.

                                       BENDIGO CITY CAMPUS                           BTEC campus is solely for VCAL with
                                                                                     modern facilities, it is a purpose built
                                       23 Mundy Street, Bendigo
                                                                                     facility for hands-on learning in the hub of
                                       Located in the central business district
                                                                                     Bendigo business district.
                                       of Bendigo, the city campus is only a 10
                                       minute walk from the Bendigo train station,   CHARLESTON ROAD CAMPUS
                                       bus stops and the main shopping mall
                                                                                     62-102 Charleston Road, Bendigo
                                       on Hargreaves Street. The V/line train is
                                                                                     The Charleston Road campus is a thriving
                                       only a 40 minute ride from Kyneton or a
                                                                                     and contemporary trade training centre
                                       short bus ride from Heathcote and other
                                                                                     with purpose built facilities. Off street
                                       regional towns.
                                                                                     parking, cafe and a 20 minute walk to the
                                       CASTLEMAINE CAMPUS                            Bendigo V/Line and local bus hub.

                                       35-67 Templeton Street, Castlemaine
                                                                                     ECHUCA CAMPUS
                                       Castlemaine campus contains modern
                                                                                     Corner Hare and Darling Streets, Echuca
                                       learning facilities and services the Mount
                                                                                     Echuca campus is a modern facility in Hare
                                       Alexander Shire and its surrounds,
                                                                                     Street and is the hub of community based
                                       incorporating VCAL, writing and editing
                                                                                     industry partnerships and activities, aimed
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HOW TO BECOME AN
                                       APPRENTICE

                                       An apprenticeship is a great way to          AUSTRALIAN APPRENTICESHIP
                                                                                                                                 STEP 1:
                                                                                    SUPPORT NETWORK (AASN)
                                       combine structured training and paid                                                         Preparation and      Figure out what trade you are interested in, research job
                                                                                    AASNs are contracted by the
                                       employment.                                  government to support and facilitate the               research      opportunities and write or update your resume.
                                                                                    apprenticeship process for employers                                 A pre-apprenticeship is a great way to get a taste of a trade and
                                       You can begin while you’re still at school   and individuals. AASNs can also help you                             the confidence to get a job.
                                       finishing Years 11/12. You don’t need a      with the recruitment process and provide
                                       secondary school certificate or other        mentoring and career advice.                 STEP 2:
                                       qualification to start an apprenticeship,
                                                                                    Visit australianapprenticeships.gov.au for             Job hunting   Start looking for jobs by networking with people you know,
                                       although this is highly regarded by
                                                                                    more information or call them on 13 38 73.                           applying online or by contacting JobActive providers.
                                       employers.
                                       As an apprentice you will earn an income                                                  STEP 3:
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                                       while you are learning your trade. You                                                                  Sign up   Once you’ve found an employer, you both must contact
                                       will combine full-time work with either                                                                           an AASN to sign a training apprenticeship contract. Select
                                       part-time, workplace based or block                                                                               Kangan Institute as your preferred training provider to get
                                       release study, depending on your                                                                                  started. If you are eligible for a Health Care Card, make sure
                                       employer’s needs. When you finish your                                                                            you apply for one prior to enrolling so you are eligible for
                                       apprenticeship, you will have a nationally                                                                        concession fees.
                                       recognised qualification that can take
                                       you anywhere in Australia and in many
                                       overseas countries as well.

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At Bendigo TAFE, we bring together
                                                  the latest in industry education to
                                                  give our students a complete learning
                                                  experience.
                                                  Bendigo TAFE’s exceptional facilities
                                                  and experienced teachers provide a real
                                                  work learning environment. What sets
                                                  our graduates apart are the well-rounded
                                                  skill-sets they learn during their study. Our
                                                  focus is on graduating students who are
                                                  work-ready.
                                                  We are always on the look out for job
                                                  placements for our students. If you are a

                                       HOW WE
                                                  business owner and would like to discuss
                                                  the benefits of engaging with the youth of
                                                  today please contact us on 1300 554 248.

                                       CAN HELP
                                       YOUR
                                       BUSINESS
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WE SUPPORT YOU
                                       THROUGH YOUR JOURNEY
                                       We work hard to make it easy for our          Services provided include counselling,
                                                                                     disability support, student activities,
                                       students to enjoy their experience at         youth workers, Indigenous support and
                                       Bendigo TAFE. You can access any of           international support services.

                                       our support programs when you need
                                                                                     SKILLS AND JOBS CENTRE
                                       to throughout your time with us.              One of our primary goals is to strengthen
                                                                                     the employability of our students and
                                       TUTORSPACE                                    help them find real jobs in their chosen
                                       TutorSpace is a free study session with       industry. Our Skills and Jobs Centre is
                                       specialist tutors to assist people with how   specifically dedicated to helping you to
                                       to write an assessment, how to begin a        develop your employability skills. Our
                                       project, basic information technology         experts can help you with preparing for
                                       skills or just to provide some assistance     a job, career advice and support, access
                                       to build confidence. These sessions run       to our weekly vacancy listing and other
                                       at various times and days during the          useful resources.
                                       week throughout the school year and           To contact the centre, call 1300 100 606
                                                                                                                                 LITERACY AND NUMERACY SUPPORT                  What will I study?

                                       are located in the Bendigo City campus                                                    Do you have trouble with the assessment        Depending on assessed skill gaps, you will
                                                                                     or email skills&jobscentre@bendigotafe.
                                       library.                                                                                  requirements of your course? Did you           undertake skills training to improve your
                                                                                     edu.au
                                                                                                                                 miss out on some basics at school? Don’t       reading, writing numeracy, learning, oral
                                       STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES TEAM                                                             worry, you’re not alone. Bendigo TAFE can      communication and employability skills.

                                       Bendigo TAFE student support services                                                     provide you with the support you need to       Courses offered:
                                       provides free and confidential services to                                                achieve your course requirements.              Selected modules from:
                                       students across all campuses and aims to                                                  How do we do this?                             • Certificate I in General Education for
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                                       facilitate a positive learning environment
                                                                                                                                 All students are assessed through the            Adults; or
                                       for students.
                                                                                                                                 Student Engagement System to identify          • Literacy and Numeracy Support
                                                                                                                                 literacy and/or numeracy skill gaps. We
                                                                                                                                                                                Other Study Supports
                                                                                                                                 can then arrange Learning Support for you
                                                                                                                                 – this may either be at the group level or a   We also offer other study supports to

                                                                                                                                 one-on-one basis.                              students-including counselling, exam
                                                                                                                                                                                preparation and study skills.
                                                                                                                                                                                Contact our Learning support team to find
                                                                                                                                                                                out more at 9098 5999.

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STUDY NOW, PAY LATER WITH

                                       PAYING FOR
                                                                                                                                                                                   You will still have to pay the student
                                                                                                                                     VET STUDENT LOANS                             services fee, materials and consumables
                                                                                                                                                                                   fee (if studying a government funded
                                                                                                                                     A student loan scheme is available for
                                                                                                                                                                                   course) and other non-tuition fees (if
                                                                                                                                     eligible students and courses to assist in

                                       YOUR COURSE
                                                                                                                                                                                   applicable) at the time of enrolment. To be
                                                                                                                                     the payment of tuition fees whilst studying
                                                                                                                                                                                   eligible for a VET Student Loan, you must
                                                                                                                                     at TAFE. These are called VET Student
                                                                                                                                                                                   be an Australian citizen; or a holder of a
                                                                                                                                     Loans and replace the VET FEE-HELP
                                                                                                                                                                                   permanent humanitarian visa who will be
                                                                                                                                     scheme from 1 January 2017.
                                                                                                                                                                                   a resident in Australia for the duration of
                                                                                                                                     Loans are capped according to the course
                                                                                                                                                                                   the course; or a qualifying New Zealand
                                                                                                                                     you are studying. These loans are income
                                                                                                                                                                                   citizen.
                                                                                                                                     contingent and interest free and repaid via
                                       How much you pay is determined by             SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS
                                                                                                                                     the Australian Taxation Office when your
                                       the course you enrol in, the scheduled        At Bendigo TAFE, we believe in rewarding
                                                                                                                                     income reaches a certain threshold. For
                                                                                     hard work and achievement. We offer a
                                       hours you commit to undertake, your           number of scholarships and grants to help
                                                                                                                                     2016-2017 income year this threshold is
                                                                                                                                     $54,869.
                                       eligibility for a government subsidised       pay for your course.
                                                                                                                                     For further information
                                       place and any concession entitlements         Find out more on what you can apply for
                                                                                                                                     visit studyassist.gov.au
                                                                                     at bendigotafe.edu.au/students
                                       you might be eligible for.
                                                                                     APPRENTICE INCENTIVE PROGRAMS
                                       PART PAYMENT PLANS                            The Australian Government supports
                                       Part payment plans are available to           apprenticeships through a number of
                                       anyone enrolling into a certificate course.   programs that can help you financially
                                       Bendigo TAFE offers eligible students the     including Apprentice Loans, Living Away
                                       option of paying their course fees over       From Home Allowance, Support for Adult
                                       time. Weekly or fortnightly instalment        Australian Apprentices Initiative, Australian
                                       payments are set up to cover tuition,         School-based Apprenticeships, and more.
                                       material and consumable fees.
                                                                                     For more information, visit
                                       Find out more at bendigotafe.edu.au/          australianapprenticeships.gov.au
                                       courses/fees-and-charges
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HOW TO APPLY
                                                                                                                                  ICONS IN THIS
                                                                                                                                  GUIDE
                                       Applying for a course is easy.                  We will review your application and will
                                                                                       contact you directly to confirm your
                                       Just follow these simple steps to get your      application status.
                                       application in. Make sure you check your
                                                                                       VTAC APPLICATIONS
                                       course dates and apply early so we can
                                                                                       VTAC handles most applications for
                                       enrol you in the next intake.
                                                                                       entry into higher education and some
                                                                                       TAFE full-time certificate IV and higher
                                                   Pick the course you want to         qualifications. The course guide will
                                            1      study from this course guide and    indicate if you need to apply through
                                                   go online to our website.           VTAC for your course.

                                                   Find the course using the ‘Find     To find out how to apply via VTAC, visit
                                            2      a course’ search option and click   vtac.edu.au
                                                   on ‘Online Application’.                                                             COURSE TYPE         CAMPUS LOCATION
                                                                                       APPRENTICESHIPS
                                                   Fill out the online application     The Australian Apprenticeship Support                  Certificate         Bendigo City
                                            3      form, select your campus and hit
                                                                                       Network (AASN) manage all contracts
                                                   the ‘Submit’ button.                                                                                           Charleston Road
                                                                                       and training.                                    STUDY PERIOD
                                                                                       To find your nearest AASN, visit                       Full-time           BTEC
                                                                                       australianapprenticeships.gov.au
                                                                                                                                              Part-time           Echuca

                                                                                                                                                                  Castlemaine
                                                                                                                                        STUDY MODE
                                                                                                                                              Flexible            Broadmeadows

                                                                                                                                                                  Richmond

                                                                                                                                                                  Moonee Ponds
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                                        COURSES IN SPOKEN AND
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH                                   CERTIFICATE I IN SPOKEN AND                        CERTIFICATE II IN SPOKEN AND
                                                                                          WRITTEN ENGLISH                                    WRITTEN ENGLISH
                                        COURSE IN PRELIMINARY SPOKEN
                                        AND WRITTEN ENGLISH
                                                                                          Course code 10362NAT                               Course code 10363NAT
                                                                                          Direct Entry / Rolling enrolments                  Direct Entry / Rolling enrolments

                                                                                          DURATION                                           DURATION
                                        Course code 10361NAT                              Full-time: 6 months                                Full-time: 6 months
                                        Direct Entry / Rolling enrolments                 Eligible for AMEP                                  Part-time evening: 18 months
                                        DURATION                                          Core Units                                         Eligible for AMEP
                                                                                          Comprehending spoken information      SWEINF104A
                                        Full-time: 6 months                               and instructions
                                                                                                                                             Core Units
                                                                                                                                             Comprehending and participating in   SWECAS202A
                                        Eligible for AMEP                                 Comprehending written instructions    SWEINS108A   routine casual conversations
                                                                                          and completing a short form
                                        Core Units                                                                                           Comprehending written instructions   SWEFOR208A
                                                                                          Basic learning strategies             SWELRN101A   and completing formatted texts
                                        Decoding words and simple            SWEDEC002A
                                        sentences                                         Giving personal information           SWEPER102A   Comprehending and giving spoken      SWEINF204A
                                        Preliminary learning strategies      SWELRN001A   Comprehending and telling spoken      SWEREC106A   information
                                                                                          recounts                                           Comprehending and giving spoken      SWEINS206A
                                        Recognising and writing letters      SWELTR003A
                                                                                          Comprehending and composing written   SWEREC110A   instructions
                                        Giving basic personal information    SWEPRN008A   recounts                                           Intermediate learning strategies     SWELRN201
                                        Recognising common visual symbols    SWESYM005A   Comprehending and participating in    SWETRA103A
                                        and signs                                                                                            Comprehending news and information   SWENEW211A
                                                                                          short transactional exchanges                      texts
                                        Understanding time and money         SWETIM007A
                                                                                                                                             Comprehending and composing story    SWESTO209A
                                        Writing words and simple sentences   SWEWRD006A      ENROL NOW                                       texts

                                           ENROL NOW                                                                                            ENROL NOW
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ENGLISH LANGUAGE
                                        CERTIFICATE III IN SPOKEN AND                     CERTIFICATE IV IN SPOKEN AND
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH                                   WRITTEN ENGLISH – FURTHER STUDIES

                                        Course code 10364NAT                              Course code 10365NAT
                                        Direct Entry / Rolling enrolments                 Direct Entry / Rolling enrolments

                                        DURATION                                          DURATION
                                        Full-time: 6 months                               Full-time: 6 months
                                        Part-time evening: 18 months
                                        Eligible for AMEP
                                                                                          SELECTION PROCESS
                                                                                          Interview and assessment.
                                        Core Units
                                        Comprehending news stories and       SWEADS313A   CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                        advertisements
                                                                                          These courses aim to prepare you with the
                                        Comprehending and participating in   SWECON302A
                                        casual conversations                              English language skills needed to continue to
                                        Composing formal correspondence      SWECOR307A   other ESL or vocational courses at a higher
                                        and completing formatted texts
                                                                                          level or to find work.
                                        Comprehending and participating in   SWEDIS306A
                                        discussions
                                        Comprehending and composing          SWEDSN310A
                                                                                          FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES
                                        discussions                                       On successful completion, you may continue
                                        Comprehending and composing          SWEINF308A   to other English language courses at a higher
                                        complex information texts
                                                                                          level. Certificate III prepares you for entry to
                                        Advanced learning strategies         SWELRN301A
                                                                                          vocational education and training in TAFE
                                        Comprehending narrative texts        SWENAR309A
                                        Comprehending and conducting         SWEPRE305A   or tertiary institutions and the Certificate IV
                                        presentations                                     prepares you for study at a tertiary level.

                                           ENROL NOW                                      PREREQUISITES
                                                                                          You will need to attend an interview to
                                                                                          determine that the course is suitable and
                                                                                          appropriate for you.
                                                                                          Core Units
                                                                                          Speaking skills for discussions           SWEDIS409A
                                                                                          Listening and taking notes in             SWELIS407A
                                                                                          presentations
                                                                                          Learning strategies for further studies   SWELRN401A
                                                                                          Writing skills for persuasive essays      SWEPER405A
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                                                                                          Pronunciation skills for further study    SWEPRO410A
                                                                                          Reading and note-taking skills for        SWEREA404A
                                                                                          further studies

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GENERAL EDUCATION
                                        COURSES IN WORK EDUCATION AND
                                        GENERAL EDUCATION FOR ADULTS                       CERTIFICATE II IN GENERAL EDUCATION               CERTIFICATE III IN GENERAL
                                                                                           FOR ADULTS                                        EDUCATION FOR ADULTS
                                        CERTIFICATE I IN WORK EDUCATION
                                                                                           Course code 22237VIC                              Course code 22238VIC
                                                                                           Direct entry / Semester one and                   Direct entry / Semester one and
                                        Course code 22302VIC                               semester two                                      semester two
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and                    This course is aimed at those who not have        Aims to provide further skill development
                                        semester two                                       completed their secondary education, and          in reading, writing, numeracy, oral
                                        Develop the skills required to work in a           are aged over 15. Provides you with general       communication and general skills to meet
                                        community or volunteer organisation by             skills in reading, writing, numeracy and          personal needs and facilitate participation in
                                        learning and extending social development. In      employability skills. Throughout your study       the community and workplace. Designed for
                                        conjunction with volunteer organisations you       you are assisted to establish further learning    adults who have left school early and who
                                        will form links to the wider community.            and pathway options.                              need to improve their literacy, basic maths
                                                                                                                                             and general education skills.
                                        DURATION                                           DURATION
                                        Part-time: 1 year                                  Full-time: 6 months                               DURATION
                                                                                                                                             Full-time: 6 months
                                        SELECTION PROCESS                                  SELECTION PROCESS
                                        Individual interview.                              Individual interview. Minimum 15 years of age     SELECTION PROCESS
                                        Language, literacy and numeracy test.              and not currently enrolled in school.             Individual interview. Minimum 15 years of
                                                                                                                                             age and not currently enrolled in school.
                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                               CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                              Attendance at an information session is highly
                                        Increases employability in a range of              Entrance into the army, other defence/            recommended.
                                        occupations.                                       security organisations.
                                                                                                                                             CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                        FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS                              FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS                             Entry into the army and other defence/
                                        Prepares students for further study                Certificate III in General Education for Adults   security forces.
                                                                                           (22238VIC)
                                        Core Units                                                                                           FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS
                                                                                           Core Units
                                        Contribute to health and safety of     BSBWHS201                                                     The skills developed in this course are
                                        self and others                                    Research pathways and produce a         VU21353
                                                                                           learning plan and portfolio                       aimed to assist with further study options or
                                        Prepare for employment                 VU21664
                                        Develop an individual vocational       VU21771     Implement and review a project          VU21354   employment. Further vocational educational
                                        plan with support                                  Engage with a range of complex          VU21357   training options offered by Bendigo TAFE.
                                        Develop personal management skills     VU21772     texts for employment purposes
                                                                                                                                             Entry into the Medical Terminology course.
                                        for work                                           Engage with a range of complex          VU21358
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                                                                                           texts to participate in the
                                        Participate in vocational activities   VU21773
                                                                                           community                                         PREREQUISITES
                                        Participate in practical placement     VU21774
                                        with support                                       Create a range of complex texts to      VU21361   You need to have satisfactory literacy and
                                                                                           participate in the workplace
                                                                                                                                             numeracy skills and be at least 15 years of
                                                                                           Create a range of complex texts to      VU21362
                                           ENROL NOW                                       participate in the community                      age.
                                                                                           Investigate and interpret shapes and    VU21363
                                                                                           measurements and related formulae                    ENROL NOW
                                                                                           in a range of contexts
                                                                                           Investigate numerical and statistical   VU21364
                                                                                           information in a range of contexts

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VCAL - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF APPLIED LEARNING
                                        VCAL COURSES - FOUNDATION,                                                                                                                            MEET THE STAFF
                                        INTERMEDIATE AND SENIOR                           VCAL - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF                 VCAL - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF
                                                                                          APPLIED LEARNING - INTERMEDIATE                 APPLIED LEARNING - SENIOR
                                        VCAL - VICTORIAN CERTIFICATE OF
                                        APPLIED LEARNING - FOUNDATION
                                                                                          Course code VCALINT001                          Course code VCALSEN001
                                                                                          Direct entry / Rolling enrolments               Direct entry / Rolling enrolments
                                                                                          This course provides independent,               At senior level, learning is considered to be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     JOHN ‘BLUEY’ MAHER
                                        Course code VCALFND001                            autonomous learning and work planning           independent with regard to planning and                                    VCAL Teacher

                                                                                                                                                                                              “
                                        Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                 (under supervision). It teaches confidence      work activities, whilst under supervision.
                                                                                          and a high level of transferable skills to      Development of knowledge and employability             Our students gain employability skills and learn
                                        VCAL is a recognised senior secondary
                                                                                          develop and extend meaningful pathways          skills lead to independent learning, confidence     how to communicate within a workplace.
                                        certificate of education. You will develop
                                                                                          for employment and/or further education for     and a high level of transferable skills to extend
                                        knowledge and employability skills, with a
                                                                                          young people, aged 15 and above.                meaningful employment pathways and/or
                                        strong emphasis on literacy and numeracy.
                                                                                                                                          further education for young people aged 15
                                        It also gives you the relevant preparatory        DURATION                                        and above.
                                        skills to develop and extend meaningful           Full-time: 1 year
                                        pathways for employment and/or further            Part-time: 2 years                              DURATION
                                        education.                                                                                        Full-time: 1 year
                                                                                          SELECTION PROCESS                               Part-time: 2 years
                                        DURATION                                          Individual interview.                                                                                                      BROOKE WARREN
                                        Full-time: 1 year                                 Attendance at an information session.           SELECTION PROCESS                                                          VCAL Senior Teacher
                                        Part-time: 2 years                                                                                Individual interview.
                                        SELECTION PROCESS
                                        Individual interview.
                                                                                          CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                          The skills developed in this course are
                                                                                          aimed to assist with further study options or
                                                                                                                                          Attendance at an information session.

                                                                                                                                          CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                                                                                                                              “  Senior VCAL students accompanied by staff
                                                                                                                                                                                              members, travelled to the Northern Territory for an
                                        Minimum 15 years of age.                          employment.                                     The skills developed in this course are             experience of a lifetime. Working with the Lajamanu
                                        Attendance at an information session.                                                             aimed to assist with further study options or       community as well as fund raising and sightseeing.
                                                                                          FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS                           employment.
                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                              Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning
                                        The skills developed in this course are           (VCAL) Senior (VCALSEN001) at Bendigo           FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS
                                        aimed to assist with further study options or     TAFE. Students may enrol in other courses       Students may enrol in other courses that
                                        employment.                                       that interest them.                             interest them.

                                        FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS                                ENROL NOW                                       ENROL NOW
                                        Certificate III in General Education for Adults
                                        (22237VIC), Victorian Certificate of Applied
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                                        Learning (VCAL) Intermediate (VCALINT001).

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INDIGENOUS STUDIES
                                        The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) is a
                                        senior school certificate that focuses on hands-on learning
                                        and practical skills, supported by tutors, mentors and Koori                                                          VCAL – INDIGENOUS –                               •   Hairdressing
                                        community elders.                                                                                                                                                       •   Horticulture (Landscaping)
                                                                                                                                                              INTERMEDIATE AND SENIOR                           •   Hospitality
                                        VCAL has three levels – Foundation, Intermediate and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                •   Information Technology
                                        Senior. You will be personally assessed to ensure that                                                                                                                  •   Multimedia
                                        you start at a level that matches your needs and abilities.                                                                                                             •   Justice
                                                                                                                                                              Course code VCALINT001 and VCALSEN001
                                        With VCAL you can go on to further education, training or                                                                                                               •   Music (Performance)
                                                                                                                                                              Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                 •   Sport and Recreation
                                        employment. The Foundation VCAL course develops general
                                                                                                                                                              Students completing the Intermediate level        •   Trade experience program
                                        skills which increase your eligibility for further study, trade,
                                                                                                                                                              will develop general skills which increase your   •   Automotive and Construction
                                        training and employability.                                                                                                                                             •   Tourism
                                                                                                                                                              eligibility for further study, trade, training
                                        Please note this course is only available for Aboriginal and                                                          and employability. You will gain skills such
                                                                                                                                                                                                                PREREQUISITES
                                        Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) people.                                                                                 as literacy and numeracy, problem solving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                If you are at least 15 years old, have
                                                                                                                                                              and organisational and planning skills. You
                                                                                                                                                                                                                completed year 10 and would like a ‘hands-on’
                                                                                                                                                              will also develop a portfolio, undertake
                                                                                                                                                                                                                option to finish your secondary certificate,
                                                                                                                                                              work experience, and gain valuable general
                                                                                                                                                                                                                this is the course for you.
                                                                                                                                                              knowledge and interpersonal skills.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Core Units (Intermediate)
                                        VCAL – INDIGENOUS – FOUNDATION                                     Core Units                                         This course is designed specifically for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Literacy Skills Intermediate Reading and      LIT021
                                                                                                           Literacy Skills Foundation Reading and    LIT011   Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.   Writing
                                                                                                           Writing
                                                                                                                                                              This VCAL course further develops general         Literacy Skills Intermediate Oral             LIT022
                                                                                                           Literacy Skills Foundation Oral           LIT012
                                                                                                                                                              skills which increase your eligibility for more   Communication
                                                                                                           Communication
                                                                                                                                                              study and employment.                             Numeracy Skills Intermediate                  NUM021
                                                                                                           Numeracy Skills Foundation                NUM011
                                        Course code VCALFND001                                                                                                                                                  Personal Development Skills Unit 1            PDS021
                                                                                                           Personal Development Skills Unit 1        PDS011
                                                                                                                                                                                                                (intermediate)
                                        Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                                  (foundation)                                       DURATION                                          Personal Development Skills Unit 2            PDS022
                                                                                                           Personal Development Skills Unit 2        PDS012   Full-time: 1 year                                 (intermediate)
                                                                                                           (foundation)
                                        DURATION                                                                                                                                                                Work Related Skills Unit 1 (intermediate)     WRS021
                                        Full-time: 1 year
                                                                                                           Work Related Skills Unit 1 (foundation)   WRS011
                                                                                                                                                              WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?                             Work Related Skills Unit 2 (intermediate)     WRS022
                                                                                                           Work Related Skills Unit 2 (foundation)   WRS012
                                                                                                                                                              You will develop skills in literacy, numeracy,
                                        SELECTION PROCESS                                                     ENROL NOW                                       work related and personal development skills      Core Units (Senior)
                                        All students will need to undertake an                                                                                which help to increase your opportunities for     Literacy Skills Senior Reading and Writing    LIT031
                                        interview to determine VCAL course level.                                                                             further study and employment.                     Literacy Skills Senior Oral Communication     LIT032
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Numeracy Skills Senior                        NUM031
                                                                                                                                                              You can specialise in any of these fields:
                                        WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?                                                                                                                                                   Personal Development Skills Unit 1 (senior)   PDS031
                                        Develop your communication skills,                                                                                    •   Allied Health                                 Personal Development Skills Unit 2 (senior)   PDS032
                                        employability skills and get job ready with our                                                                       •   Automotive                                    Work Related Skills Unit 1 (senior)           WRS031

                                        VCAL Foundation course. You will improve                                                                              •   Beauty                                        Work Related Skills Unit 2 (senior)           WRS032

                                        your reading, writing, math and IT skills                                                                             •   Business                                      Intermediate          Senior
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                                        whilst participating in hands-on learning with                                                                        •   Cultural Industries
                                        computers, visual arts, health and wellbeing.                                                                         •   Early Childhood Education and Care
                                                                                                                                                              •   Electrical
                                        Once you complete this course, you will:
                                                                                                                                                              •   Engineering
                                        • Receive a VCAL Foundation Certificate
                                                                                                                                                              •   Furnishing
                                        • Be able to apply for a pre-apprenticeship,
                                          VCAL intermediate or other TAFE courses
                                        • Get advice on your employment options

                                        PREREQUISITES
                                        You must be at least 15 years old to apply.

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INDIGENOUS STUDIES
                                        CERTIFICATE I IN ABORIGINAL AND                       CERTIFICATE II IN ABORIGINAL AND                      CERTIFICATE III IN ABORIGINAL AND
                                        TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER                                TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER                                TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER
                                        CULTURAL ARTS                                         CULTURAL ARTS                                         CULTURAL ARTS

                                        Course code CUA10215                                  Course code CUA20415                                  Course code CUA30515
                                        Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                     Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                     Direct entry / Rolling enrolments
                                        This course is ideal for beginner artists and         This course builds on basic knowledge and             DURATION
                                        prepares you for a variety of arts-related            skills gained in the certificate I and extends        Full-time: 1 year
                                        careers. You will gain artistic skills to reflect     knowledge to develop an understanding of              Part-time: 2 years
                                        an awareness of identity and pride in your            your own Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
                                        culture, visual arts training and skills for          identity.                                             PREREQUISITES
                                        participating in community activities. This                                                                 You must be at least 15 years old to apply.
                                        course provides a pathway to Certificate II in        DURATION                                              This course prepares you for a variety of
                                        Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural         Full-time: 1 year                                     arts-related careers and extends skills in
                                        Arts.                                                 Part-time: 2 years                                    these disciplines. It may lead to a career as a
                                                                                              PREREQUISITES                                         self-employed artist/crafts person. You may
                                        DURATION                                                                                                    also become a member of a co-operative
                                        Full-time: 6 months                                   You must be at least 15 years old to apply.
                                                                                                                                                    producing art/craft works for sale or an
                                        Part-time: 1 year                                     Core Units                                            assistant in an established art/craft studio.
                                                                                              Contribute to health and safety of self   BSBWHS201
                                        PREREQUISITES                                         and others                                            Core Units
                                        You must be at least 15 years old to apply.           Use basic drawing techniques              CUAACD101   Contribute to health and safety of self   BSBWHS201
                                                                                              Develop understanding of own              CUAATS101   and others
                                        Core Units                                            Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander                  Develop drawing skills to communicate     CUAACD201
                                        Contribute to health and safety of self   BSBWHS201   identity                                              ideas
                                        and others                                            Make simple creative work                 CUAPPR201   Develop understanding of own              CUAATS101
                                        Use basic drawing techniques              CUAACD101   Source and use information relevant to    CUARES202   Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
                                                                                              own arts practice                                     identity
                                        Develop understanding of own              CUAATS101
                                        Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander                                                                        Develop and apply knowledge of            CUAATS303
                                        identity                                                                                                    Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
                                                                                                 ENROL NOW                                          cultural arts
                                        Use ideas and techniques to develop       CUAPPR101
                                        creative work                                                                                               Produce creative work                     CUAPPR301
                                                                                                                                                    Apply knowledge of history and theory     CUARES301
                                           ENROL NOW                                                                                                to own arts practice

                                                                                                                                                       ENROL NOW
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INDIGENOUS STUDIES
                                        CERTIFICATE IV IN ABORIGINAL AND                    FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES                           CERTIFICATE III IN INFORMATION,                           DURATION
                                        TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER                              These courses can lead to higher level studies        DIGITAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY                              Full-time: 18 weeks
                                                                                            in visual arts qualifications at diploma,                                                                       Part-time: 1 year
                                        CULTURAL ARTS                                       advanced diploma and degree levels. Credit
                                                                                            transfers may be available into your chosen                                                                     CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                            course.                                                                                                         On completion of the course, graduates can
                                                                                                                                                  Course code ICT30115                                      find employment in job roles including:
                                        Course code CUA40615                                EXTRA REQUIREMENTS                                    Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                         • Help Desk Officer
                                        Direct entry / Rolling enrolments                   You will need to attend an induction session.                                                                   • Network Support Officer
                                                                                                                                                  This qualification provides the skills and
                                                                                            Courses can be tailored to suit your level of
                                                                                                                                                  knowledge for an individual to be competent               • ICT Technician
                                        DURATION                                            artistic knowledge and ability.
                                                                                                                                                  in a wide range of general information and
                                        Full-time: 1 year                                                                                                                                                   FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                                            Core Units                                            communications technology (ICT) technical
                                        Part-time: 2 years                                                                                                                                                  This course can lead to higher level studies in
                                                                                            Contribute to health and safety of self   BSBWHS201   functions and to achieve a degree of
                                        PREREQUISITES                                       and others                                            self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user.                 Certificate IV. Diploma or Advanced Diploma
                                        You must be at least 15 years old to apply.         Produce drawings to communicate ideas CUAACD301                                                                 of courses in IT.
                                                                                                                                                  Persons working at this level will support
                                                                                            Produce work that expresses own           CUAATS302
                                        This course will help you build upon your           Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
                                                                                                                                                  information technology activities in the                  Core Units
                                        artistic skills and prepares you for a variety of   identity                                              workplace across a wide range of ICT                      Participate effectively in WHS           BSBWHS304
                                        arts-related careers.                               Develop and apply knowledge of            CUAATS303   areas, including technical support, network               communication and consultation
                                                                                            Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander                                                                           processes
                                        This course may help you contribute towards         cultural arts                                         administration, web technologies, software
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Implement and monitor environmentally    BSBSUS401
                                        the cultural development of your community          Realise a creative project                CUAPPR401   applications and digital media technologies.              sustainable work practices
                                        and may also lead to a career in the selling        Research history and theory to inform     CUARES403   When you successfully complete this course,               Work and communicate effectively in an   ICTICT202
                                                                                            own arts practice                                                                                               ICT environment
                                        and distribution of artworks through galleries.                                                           you can continue on to higher levels of
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Create user documentation                ICTICT301
                                                                                                                                                  study in IT or multimedia or apply for work
                                        SELECTION PROCESS                                      ENROL NOW                                          in a range of jobs where computer skills are
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Install and optimise operating system
                                                                                                                                                                                                            software
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ICTICT302
                                        Interview and pre training assessment                                                                     necessary.                                                Run standard diagnostic tests            ICTSAS301
                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                        Graduates may find employment                                                                                                                                          ENROL NOW
                                        opportunities as a self-employed artist/
                                        craftsperson, a member of a co-operative
                                        producing art/ craft works for sale or an
                                        assistant in an established cultural art/
                                        ceramics environment. These courses may
                                        help you contribute towards the cultural
                                        development of your community and can also
                                        lead to a career in the selling and distribution
                                                                                                                                                    Bendigo TAFE and Kangan Institute acknowledge that
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                                        of artworks through galleries.
                                                                                                                                                    their campuses are located on the ancestral lands of
                                                                                                                                                    the Gunung-Willam-Balluk, Dja Dja Wurrung, Yorta
                                                                                                                                                    Yorta, Boonwurrung and Wurundjeri Peoples’. The
                                                                                                                                                    Institutes respect Traditional Custodians, Elders and
                                                                                                                                                    their cultural heritage.

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WORK HEALTH & SAFETY

                                                                                                                WHERE DO YOU
                                        CERTIFICATE IV IN WORK HEALTH
                                        AND SAFETY

                                        Course code BSB41415
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and
                                        two rolling enrolments
                                                                                                                SEE YOURSELF
                                        This program is the new entry level
                                        qualification for Occupational Health and
                                        Safety (OH&S) Coordinators or Supervisors
                                        with a major workload in OH&S. This
                                        qualification is suitable for people working in
                                                                                                                 NEXT YEAR?
                                        a Work Health and Safety (WHS) role.

                                        DURATION
                                        Full-time: 1 year

                                        SELECTION PROCESS
                                        Individual interview. Intermediate literacy and
                                        numeracy assessment.
                                                                                          Our Skills and Jobs Centres can guide you to make
                                                                                          the leap into the career you’ve always wanted.
                                                                                                                                                DROP IN
                                                                                                                                                Bendigo TAFE
                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                              Whether you’re just starting out, thinking about
                                        Graduates can work as an Occupational                                                                   City campus, Building C
                                        Health and Safety Officer or a WorkSafe           re-entering the workforce or looking for a change,    Hargreaves Street, Bendigo
                                        Inspector.                                        we’re here to help.                                   Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm
                                        FURTHER STUDY OPTIONS                             Our friendly consultants can assist you to
                                        You can further your study with a Diploma of
                                        Work Health and Safety.
                                                                                          answer questions such as:                             CALL FOR A CHAT
                                        *(This is self-paced and may take between 6-18                                                          1300 100 606
                                                                                          • Do I need training or a qualification?
                                        months to complete).
                                                                                          • How can I start a career or make a career change?
                                           ENROL NOW                                      • Where do I start to look for a new job?             VISIT OUR WEBSITE
                                                                                          • What type of job may be good for me?                skillsandjobs.com.au
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                                                                                          If you’re looking for work, our free employment               ABOUT MAKING THE
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COURSES OFFERED AT OUR MELBOURNE CAMPUSES
                                       WITH KANGAN INSTITUTE
                                        CERTIFICATE I IN SPOKEN AND           CERTIFICATE II IN ABORIGINAL OR
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH                       TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER CULTURAL
                                                                              ARTS

                                        Course code 10362NAT
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and two   Course code CUV20211
                                                                              Direct entry / Semester one and two

                                        CERTIFICATE II IN SPOKEN AND
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH                       CERTIFICATE III IN ABORIGINAL OR
                                                                              TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER CULTURAL
                                                                              ARTS
                                        Course code 10363NAT
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and two
                                                                              Course code CUV30211
                                                                              Direct entry / Semester one and two
                                        CERTIFICATE III IN SPOKEN AND
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH
                                                                              CERTIFICATE III IN MUMGU-DHAL
                                                                              TYAMA-TIYT
                                        Course code 10364NAT
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and two
                                                                              Course code 22218VIC
                                                                              Direct entry / Semester one and two
                                        CERTIFICATE IV IN SPOKEN AND
                                        WRITTEN ENGLISH
                                                                              VCAL FOUNDATION (VCALFND001)
FOUNDATION STUDIES COURSE GUIDE 2018

                                                                              VCAL INTERMEDIATE (VCALINT001)
                                        Course code 10365NAT
                                                                              VCAL SENIOR (VCALSEN001)
                                        Direct entry / Semester one and two

                                                                              Course code BSB50415
                                                                              Direct entry / Semester one

                                                                                Enrol in a course at kangan.edu.au
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                                     1          June                  Moonee Ponds
                                     8          June                  Docklands
                                     3          August                Docklands
                                     11         August                Broadmeadows
                                     25         August                Moonee Ponds
                                     31         August                Richmond
                                     22         November              Broadmeadows

                                     BENDIGO TAFE
                                     19         May                   City/Charleston Rd
                                     15         June                  City/Charleston Rd
                                     22         June                  Echuca
                                     17         August                City/Charleston Rd
                                     17         November              City/Charleston Rd

                                     The information printed in this publication is correct at the
                                     time of printing (April 2017).
                                     Every effort has been made to ensure details are correct
                                     and accurate, however Bendigo TAFE reserves the right to
                                     change information with respect to course costs, timing
                                     and selection criteria without notice. Conduct of courses is
                                     dependent on student numbers and sufficient funding.
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