- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- 11 months
- Starting Date
- February 2020
TAFE Gippsland is a Registered NDIS provider.
To step into the workforce, we all need a bit of support and assistance. The Certificate I in Work Education will improve your language and literacy skills, allowing you to develop your confidence and get ready to find meaningful work. This course will address your individual needs and help you overcome hurdles in your employment or education.
This qualification has been designed to assist you if you have a learning, cognitive or developmental disability that impacts your ability to learn new skills or seek employment. You will gain basic employability skills in exciting ways, including work placements, excursions, and new experiences as you try out different industries and see what works for you.
This course is certified under the Human Service Standards and ISO9001 compliance standards.
TimesMonday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9.00am-3.00pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate I in Work Education.
Learners will investigate a range of industries, volunteer organisations and employment support services as part of their individual units and Individual Learning Plans to establish appropriate employment options/pathways
Opportunities for Further Study
Mandatory entry requirements
- Post compulsory school aged learners with evidence of a permanent cognitive impairment / intellectual disability
Recommended entry requirements
- In exceptional circumstances compulsory school aged learners with a diagnosed disability may be enrolled if TAFE Gippsland can establish the learners Secondary School is unable to meet the needs of the learner and the learner has a level of behavioural maturity that would allow them to develop the communication and interpersonal skills to interact with other learners
Specialist Course Information
Placement300 Hour unit studied throughout the year.
Placement is arranged by:
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
|VU21301 Engage with simple texts for employment purposes|
|BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others|
|VU21775 Develop interpersonal communication skills for the workplace|
|VU21664 Prepare For Employment|
|VU21771 Develop An Individual Vocational Plan With Support|
|VU21772 Develop Personal Management Skills For Work|
|VU21773 Participate In Vocational Activities|
|VU21774 Participate In Practical Placement With Support|
|TLIG1001A Work Effectively With Others|
|VU21307 Work with numbers and money in simple, familiar situations|