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22302VIC Certificate I in Work Education

Course code: 22302VIC

220302VIC

What does this course involve?
Certificate I in Work Education is designed specifically for people who have learning difficulties or disabilities.  It is aimed at developing the core practical skills and knowledge to prepare you to gain and maintain meaningful employment.

These skills include:

  • social and communication skills
  • career planning
  • numeracy and  literacy  skills
  • job searching, resume writing and interviewing skills
  • on the job work experience.

What are the entry requirements for this course?
There are no pre-requisites for this course but the following will be taken into consideration:

  • age-appropriate behaviours
  • independent travel to the training venue
  • motivation to undertake and complete the certificate
  • the ability to take part in all certificate activities.

How is the training funded?
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding (eligibility criteria apply) or through Fee-for-Service arrangements.

What further study options will I have?
Once you have finished this course you may wish to consider other Certificate I level courses or a Certificate II level course in a specific industry such as horticulture.

How long is this course?
Certificate I in Work Education takes up to 18 months to complete.  It is delivered 2 days per week and includes a number of work experience placements across different industry sectors. Work placement is a major and integral part of this program

How will I be assessed?  
Assessments  can include:
Observation         Practical demonstrations        Role plays      Presentations    Short-answer questions

Will my previous experience or study count?
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT).  These will be discussed with you before you enroll.


What units are in the Certificate I in Work Education Training Plan?

SAMPLE PLAN

Unit Code

Unit Title

Scheduled Hours

 

Core (7 units)

VU21771

Develop an individual vocational plan with support

100

VU21772

Develop personal management skills for work

80

VU21773

Participate in vocational activities

400

VU21774

Participate in practical placement with support

300

BSBWHS201

Contribute to health and safety of self and others

20

VU21664

Prepare for employment

30

VU21775

Develop interpersonal communication skills for  the workplace

30

 

Electives (3 units)

VU21308

Work with and interpret directions in simple, familiar situations

30

VU21041

Complete forms

20

TLIG1001

Work effectively with others

40

What will the course cost?

This will depend upon your eligibility for government subsidised training and your eligibility for concession. An amenities fee also applies to this course. Please refer to the fees and charges section on Brite's website for further details.

Contact Details for Brite Institute (TOID: 3834)

Address: 463– 467 High Street, Northcote, VIC, 3070   Business Hours: M - F   8.30 am to 4.30 pm
Telephone: (03) 9481 6422   Facsimile: (03) 9486 1073
Email: briteinstitute@briteind.com.au   Web: www.briteind.com.au

Access and Inclusion

Brite Institute is committed to delivering services in a non-discriminatory manner with respect to age, gender, culture, religion and disability and encourages fair access to services for people of underrepresented groups.  A full copy of the Brite Institute Access and Equity Policy is available upon request and is displayed at the Northcote site.  Full disability access is available at both training sites and people with a disability are encouraged to participate in both accredited and pre-accredited training programs.