All Courses

  • AMEP PROGRAM

    LCEC will commence delivery of the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) for Learning for Employment in Semester 2,2017

    AMEP is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and provides up to 510 hours of English language tuition to eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants to help them learn basic English skills to assist them to successfully and confidently participate socially and economically in Australian society. You may be eligible for AMEP if you have been

    • granted a permanent visa OR
    • granted an eligible temporary visa AND
    • speak little or no English

    Young people between 15 and 17 years of age may also be eligible.

    In an AMEP class you will learn English language skills and information about Australian society. You can meet other people learning English. Classes are taught by qualified teachers.

    For more information on AMEP click here – (https://www.education.gov.au/adult-migrant-english-program-0)

    For information on being a volunteer AMEP tutor please email info@learningforemployment.org.au

    For information on Learning for Employment click here – (http://learningforemployment.org.au/)

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  • SKILLS FOR EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT (SEE)

    Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) Under the Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) program. Laverton Community Education Centre, can provide you with up to 800 hours of free English language, literacy and numeracy training, if you ae an eligible job-seeker. The skills you gain will help you to find employment. Part-time and full-time classes are available.

    The SEE program is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training. More information about the SEE program can be found here.

    We deliver the SEE and AMEP programs on behalf of Learning for Employment (LfE) consortium.

    More information about LfE can be found here.

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  • INTRODUCTION TO WORKING IN YOUR VOCATION (EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE)

    Introduction to working in your vocation teaches you what to expect when working in the early childhood education and care sector and prepares you for successful completion of Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

    This short 21 hour course would suit people

    • who would like to work in early childhood education and care industry
    • wishing to develop their study skills prior to undertaking accredited early childhood training;
    • who are looking for a career change

    Participation in this course will prepare you for success in Certificate III in Early Childhood And Care and then on to future employment in the industry.

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  • SELF ESTEEM FOR WOMEN

    This course gives you a chance to start rebuilding your confidence and self-esteem in a safe environment.

    Gain the confidence to search for employment or begin further training. Designed for women of all ages that want to improve their self – esteem.

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  • PROVIDE RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF ALCOHOL (SITHFAB002)

    This accredited unit is essential for anyone looking for or working in licensed premises. It covers staff and license responsibilities, legal requirements and how to maintain a safe environment.

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  • PRE LITERATE ENGLISH

    This course is suitable for people that have little education in their first language. This course develops functional English literacy and numeracy skills to enable learners to participate in the community and gain employment.

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  • CHC33015 CERTIFICATE III IN INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT

    The Certificate III in Individual Support is Australia’s latest aged care training course. It is ideal for those who want to develop their career in the aged and community care industry by gaining the latest nationally accredited qualification for caregivers and support workers.
    This qualification, with a specialisation in Ageing and Home & Community Care, is ideal for anyone who wants a rewarding career in aged care, home and community care. This course also provides a pathway to further studies in the area of disability support.
    Turn your passion for caring into a full career with one of the most sought after qualifications in the growing community and health services industry.
    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for entry into this qualification. Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.

    We encourage people of all abilities to apply.

    • Study 2 days per week
    • 26 week duration
    • 120 hrs of practical placement. Our staff will assist you with organising your practical placement.
    • Childcare assistance
    • We assist all our students to obtain Practical placement Study close to home
    • Affordable fees
    • Payment plans available
    • Friendly study environment
    • Government funded places are available!

     

    Enrolment in a government funded place for this course may have a later impact on your ability to access future government funding.

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  • USE HYGIENIC PRACTICES FOR FOOD SAFETY (FOOD HANDLERS) (SITXFSA001)

    This accredited one day session is suitable for staff working or wanting to find employment in any food/hospitality business. The National Food Safety Standards require all food businesses to ensure their staff have the skills and knowledge of food safety and hygiene.

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  • FIRST STEP COMPUTERS

    Gain the confidence to use a computer. This step-by-step course introduces the very basics of using a computer going right back to an explanation of the hardware (such as the mouse and keyboard) and how to turn the computer on. The course will then cover the basics to show you how to find your way around the computer, open, close and save files. Learn how to format documents using Word, navigate the internet and use email.

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  • CHC50113 DIPLOMA OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE

    Participants who complete this course successfully will receive a Diploma qualification from the nationally endorsed Community Services Training Package (CHC). Completion of this Diploma qualifies people to work in children’s services centres in positions responsible for planning, implementing and managing early childhood services including supervising other staff.
    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for entry into this qualification.

    • Study 1 or 2 days per week
    • 15 month duration (less if holding a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and care).
    • Min 240 hours of practical Placement (if you are not currently working in the industry). Our staff will assist you with organising your practical placement.
    • Study close to home
    • Friendly study environment
    • Government funded places are available!

    Enrolment in a government funded place for this course may have a later impact on your ability to access future government funding.

    Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.

    We encourage people of all abilities to apply.

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  • CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH

    Practice your conversational skills in a small and friendly class. This course will enable students to acquire conversational skills which will give them the confidence to improve participation in the community and employment

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  • CHC30113 CERTIFICATE III IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE

    Participants who complete this course successfully will receive a qualification from the nationally accredited Community Services Training Package (CHC). Completion of this course qualifies students to work in Children’s Services including Early Childhood Education Centres, Childcare Centres and Family Day Care.

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for entry into this qualification.

    Enrolment in a government funded place for this course may have a later impact on your ability to access future government funding.

    Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.
    We encourage people of all abilities to apply.

    • Study 2 days per week
    • 6 months duration
    • 120 hours of practical placement. Our staff will assist you with organising your practical placement.
    • Study close to home Friendly study environment
    • Payment plans available
    • Government funded places are available!
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  • 22302VIC – CERTIFICATE I IN WORK EDUCATION

    This accredited course is designed for people with an intellectual disability or a permanent cognitive impairment.

    This accredited program assists learners prepare for employment providing them with the basic employability skills and knowledge required to obtain and maintain employment or to undertake further study.

    This course will assist learners with:

    • Basic work skills gained through a work placement (100+ hours) and vocational tasters.
    • Gaining independence – learning life skills and getting career advice
    • Engaging classes in a supportive environment that are a lot of fun, plus make new friends!

    Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.

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