Learn Local courses

Learn Local courses (pre-accredited courses)

Each of these courses provides you with an opportunity to improve your skills. These are initial vocational training courses that provide a pathway to accredited training and/or employment. These courses are delivered with Victorian Goverment funding to those who are eligible.

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This course will focus on computer skills that will help participants who are looking to undertake further study or employment. It is designed for learners who have completed either a basic or beginners computers course. Key skills covered in the course include managing files, creating a cloud account and saving work/files to the cloud, google docs, converting files, editing images, digital navigation and search skills and creating presentations for work and further education.

A class specifically developed to provide a creative outlet for people who have experienced barriers to education. Participants work alongside an experienced tutor to complete art projects that promote thinking, problem solving and creativity, enabling them to make choices and find solutions to challenges through the creative process.

MONDAY MORNINGS or WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS

The Café operates every Friday during school terms with morning teas being served from 10.30am followed by lunch, with the Café closing around 1.30pm. Fare includes items such as toasted sandwiches, light hot meals, cakes, biscuits and of course coffee and tea.

The Café provides the opportunity for people with a disability and/or ABI to gain basic hospitality skills including food preparation and front of house service. In addition the Café provides a pathway for the participants to further study, volunteer or paid work.

Participants learn about food planning, preparation, cooking, hygiene and customer service. A qualified trainer in hospitality will provide all necessary basic theory & practical training for students to assist in running a community café.

This program has been designed to give participants the skills to prepare and cook meals independently, which is an important daily task in a shared living environment. Let's Cook provides cooking classes to enhance independent living for participants with a disability and/or ABI. The program utilises pictures and simple instructions to enable participants to confidently cook at home. Participants work alongside a chef to prepare a meal each week which they can eat during class for lunch.

MONDAYS or WEDNESDAYS

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