All Courses

  • KICK START YOUR HOSPITALITY CAREER

    DID YOU KNOW?

    Over the past five years jobs in the accommodation and food services industry have grown by a massive 16.2%. You can join this growing industry with our short three-day course Kick Start your Hospitality Career. You will study:

    Day 1 (Monday) :

    Safe Food Handling (SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety)

    Day 2 (Tuesday):

    Introduction to Coffee Making

    Customer Service

    Day 3 (Wednesday):

    Responsible Service of Alcohol

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • INTENSIVE EAL FOR JOBSEEKERS

    This course is designed non-English speaking learners who have little educational experience. This course will help you develop basic skills in English speaking, listening, reading, writing, numeracy, learning skills and help you prepare for employment

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • USE HYGIENIC PRACTICES FOR FOOD SAFETY (SAFE FOOD HANDLING) (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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF ALCOHOL

    This course 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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • AMEP PROGRAM

    LCEC will be commencing new enrolments in the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) at the beginning of 2018.

    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.

    LCEC delivers the AMEP on behalf of Learning for Employment.

    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/)

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • 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).

    More information about LfE can be found here.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • INTRODUCTION TO WORKING IN AGED CARE/DISABILITY/CHILDCARE

    Thinking of starting a career in the Aged Care, Disability or Early Childhood Education and Care industries?

    This short 21 hour introductory course will help you to gain a better understanding of the industry, employment and study options to launch your career. Students who complete this course are better prepared to enter  Certificate III in Early Childhood And Care or Certificate III in Individual Support (Aged Care/HACC/Disability) and then on to your future career in the industry.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • EAL ENGLISH LITERACY

    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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • 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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • INTEL EASY STEPS

    Intel Easy Steps is a course that will help you learn the basic steps of how to use a computer and apply your computer skills to everyday life. Computer skills are also important for employment and for running any size of business, including the smallest. In this 7 week Intel Easy Steps course you will learn the basics of how to use your computer in a series of easy lessons.

     

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • 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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH & LIFE SKILLS

    Practice your conversational skills in a small and friendly class, learning skills that are relevant to everyday life.. This course will enable you to acquire conversational tools and life skills which will give you the confidence to gain employment or progress to further study.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • 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!
    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
  • 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.

    More Info keyboard_arrow_right
LCEC

LCEC