Code:
22476VIC
Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
On Campus
Duration:
4 months
Starting Date:
Bairnsdale: 2022
Sale (Gtec): 2022
Leongatha: 19/07/2021
Morwell: 2022
Traralgon: 19/07/2021
Location:
Bairnsdale, Leongatha, Morwell, Sale (Gtec), Traralgon
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Course Overview

Do you love learning, but have let it slip by in recent years? Then a Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) will help get you back into the classroom and re-ignite that love for education.

This course focuses is on developing your reading and writing skills for paper-based and web-based text types, to assist you with interpreting everyday texts.

This course also focuses on developing your mathematical knowledge so that you are able to apply these skills in everyday life situations.

Taught on-campus for four months, you’ll be guided by our expert teachers who will support your learning every step of the way and assist you with planning and developing your learning goals.

You’ll also participate in a specialised program funded by the Australian Government, with up to 650 hours of free accredited training for eligible job seekers. You will receive training to help you improve your skills, confidence and access to education and job opportunities.

When you complete this course, you’ll be in a great place to take your learning further. This could mean studying a Certificate I in General Education for Adults, a Certificate II in General Education for Adults or a VCAL Foundation course.

All of these courses are designed to give you more employment opportunities while you gain hands-on experience in an industry that interests you.

So, if you’re ready to jump back into the classroom and get back to education, a Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory) is the perfect place to start, and TAFE Gippsland is the perfect place to make it happen.

SEE

Skills for Education and Employment (SEE)

A specialised program funded by the Australian Government, SEE provides up to 650 hours of free accredited training for eligible job seekers. You will receive training to help you improve your skills, confidence and access to education and job opportunities.

Find out if you’re eligible for the SEE program and get a referral through your local Referring Agency. Check you eligibility now.

Times

      
Intake Attendance Days
Leongatha 19/07/2021 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9.00am-3.00pm
Traralgon 19/07/2021 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9.00am-3.00pm

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory).

Career Opportunities

  • This is a Foundation based course that will lead on to further training opportunities

Opportunities for Further Study

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Recommended entry requirements

  • Be at least 16 years old and no longer attending secondary school

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support 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 Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Course units
BSBITU102 Develop keyboard skills
BSBITU101 Operate a personal computer
VU22368 Create simple texts to participate in the community
VU22363 Engage with simple texts to participate in the community
VU22371 Work with simple design and shape in familiar situations
VU22370 Work with measurements in simple, familiar situations
VU22365 Create simple texts for personal purposes
VU22360 Engage with simple texts for personal purposes
VU22366 Create simple texts for learning purposes
VU22361 Engage with simple texts for learning purposes
VU22378 Communicate with others in familiar and predictable contexts
VU22374 Develop verbal communication skills
VU22450 Work with and interpret simple directions in familiar situations
VU22369 Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations
VU22359 Conduct a project with guidance
VU22358 Develop learning goals

Assessment

Observation, questioning, tests and quizzes