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Unlock Your Potential Locally at Byron Community College

Are you ready to embark on a journey of personal and professional growth? Look no further than Byron Community College, your gateway to a world of possibilities right here in Byron Bay, Northern Rivers, NSW.

Discover a Diverse Range of Accredited Courses

At Byron Community College, we offer an array of nationally accredited qualifications designed to help you thrive in various fields. Explore our courses in:

Embrace Learning with Subsidised Fees

We believe in making quality education accessible to everyone. That’s why most of our full qualifications are eligible for fee subsidies through the NSW Government Smart and Skilled program. This means you can kickstart your learning journey without breaking the bank.

It’s Time to Invest in Yourself

Don’t wait any longer to acquire new skills and qualifications. Join us at Byron Community College and take that step towards realising your true potential. Apply today to unlock a world of opportunities right here in your local community.

AHC30722 - Certificate III in Horticulture

 
Embark on an exciting horticultural journey where your passion for the outdoors transforms into a promising career.

Our nationally recognised course equips you with hands-on skills, guided by industry-current trainers, to operate machinery, identify plant specimens, and implement environmentally sustainable practices. Immerse yourself in a dynamic learning experience, spending time in both the classroom and our lush 1-acre site at Mullumbimby Community Gardens. Gain practical experience in troubleshooting irrigation systems, controlling pests, and maintaining nursery plants. This entry-level qualification opens doors to diverse roles, from Horticulturalist to Nursery Worker and Parks and Gardens Worker.

Elevate your career in the prosperous world of horticulture—enroll now and cultivate your passion into a thriving profession!
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AHC33822 - Certificate III in Permaculture

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Embark on a transformative journey towards sustainable living with our Permaculture course at Byron Community College. Nestled in the green heart of the North Coast in Byron Shire, this highly practical program offers you the chance to acquire essential skills that go beyond the classroom, fostering connections with like-minded individuals who share your passion for sustainability.
 
Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of permaculture, where organic farming, animal systems, natural building, food preservation, systems thinking, and community development converge into a holistic philosophy. Gain inspiration from natural ecosystems as you progress through this work ready qualification, equipping you to operate independently and skilfully in developing permaculture systems.
 
Experience the best of both worlds with a blend of classroom learning and hands-on training at our purpose-designed 1-acre permaculture site, nestled within the Mullumbimby Community Gardens. This unique setup provides you with practical insights and confidence to lead the way towards a better future.
 
Join us, in collaboration with Mullumbimby Community Gardens and Permaculture Australia, to become a catalyst for positive change in sustainability. Enrol now and be part of the movement shaping lives, homes, and communities towards a more sustainable tomorrow.
 

BSB30220 - Certificate III in Entrepreneurship and New Business


Unlock the pathway to entrepreneurial success with our qualification tailored for aspiring business owners.

Certificate III In Entrepreneurship and New Business is your key to mastering core business skills, covering finances, legal compliance, digital marketing, and business proposals.
Delivered through a blend of online study, workplace visits, and engaging group workshops, you'll gain practical insights and one-on-one support from your experienced trainer. From organising personal work priorities to developing a personal budget and reviewing digital presence, this course is your fast track to launching and thriving in the world of small business.

Enrol now and turn your business dreams into reality!
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CHC33021 - Certificate III Individual Support

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Now is the perfect time to equip yourself with the skills needed to make a real difference in the lives of the ageing or individuals with disabilities.
 
Our nationally recognised Certificate III in Individual Support qualification ensures a holistic learning experience, blending theoretical knowledge with hands-on practice.
 Guided by industry-current trainers, our hands-on course includes a minimum of 120 hours of work placement, providing practical experience and fostering valuable connections with local organisations. Whether you aspire to work in community, residential or aged care settings, this program equips you with the essential skills needed to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals in the community.

Enrol at Byron Community College today, and let your compassion take centre stage in the dynamic field of support.

CHC42021 - Certificate IV in Community Services


Embark on a transformative journey with our nationally recognised Certificate IV in community services course! Dive into diverse career paths, from housing to youth work, and beyond. Our industry-current trainers will guide you through the essential skills of communication, advocacy, and community development.
 
Immerse yourself in real-world experience with a minimum of 40 hours of work placement, paving the way for roles like Community Support Worker and Case Manager. This course is designed to not only impart knowledge but to shape you into a dynamic professional prepared for the challenges and rewards of the community services landscape.
 
Whether you're charting a new career course or elevating your existing skills, this course offers the chance to find your passion in the world of community services. Join us and step into a fulfilling and impactful career where you'll play a vital role in transforming lives.

FSK20119 - Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways


Embarking on the journey of learning and acquiring new skills can be both exciting and rewarding.
 
The Nationally Recognised Certificate ll in Skills For Work and Vocational Pathways training offered by Byron Community College is designed to give early school leavers the skills and experiences required to transition into further work or study. To ensure your learning experience is enjoyable and engaging, you’ll have the opportunity to explore a wide range of skills and experiences, all designed to empower you on your journey to additional education or employment. 

So get ready to unlock your potential, have fun while learning, and pave the way for a successful and fulfilling future!  

HLT42021 - Certificate IV in Massage Therapy


Embark on a fulfilling career in Massage Therapy with Byron Community College's nationally recognised training. If you're passionate about helping others and fascinated by the intricacies of the human body, this program offers a formal pathway to a rewarding profession. Our expert trainers guide you through a hands-on learning experience, preparing you for diverse settings, from private practice to spa/salon, aged care, and sports.
 
Immerse yourself in real-world training by running an in-house clinic practice from week 6, gaining practical experience in client treatment and massage practice. Learn the art of assessing clients' massage needs, providing therapeutic treatments, and offering reflexology for relaxation. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the human body through anatomy and physiology, unlocking the potential to enhance movement, circulation, and mental well-being.

Enrol today and embark on a career with compassion, skill development, and unparalleled flexibility.