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.
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.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory).
- This is a Foundation based course that will lead on to further training opportunities
Opportunities for Further Study
- 22472VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults
- 22473 VIC Certificate II in General Education for Adults
- VCALFND001 - VCAL Foundation
- Further study into specific Industry courses
Recommended entry requirements
- Be at least 16 years old and no longer attending secondary school
Specialist Course Information
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.
Sample course units
|VU22362 Engage with simple texts for employment purposes|
|VU22367 Create simple texts for employment purposes|
|VU22359 Conduct a project with guidance|
|VU22368 Create simple texts to participate in the community|
|VU22371 Work with simple design and shape in familiar situations|
|VU22358 Develop learning goals|
|VU22361 Engage with simple texts for learning purposes|
|VU22363 Engage with simple texts to participate in the community|
|VU22366 Create simple texts for learning purposes|
|VU22369 Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations|
|VU22370 Work with simple measurements in familiar situations|
|VU22450 Work with and interpret simple directions in familiar situations|
|BSBTEC101 Operate digital devices|
|VU22379 Identify community options|
|VU22360 Engage with simple texts for personal purposes|
|VU22365 Create simple texts for personal purposes|
Observation, questioning, tests and quizzes