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New Courses

Excited to explore the latest and greatest classes and courses at Byron Community College? Well, you’re in for a treat!

At the College, we believe that the learning journey never truly ends, and that’s why we are continuously adding new and exciting courses to our program each term.

Bursting with options to fuel your curiosity, help you upskill, fulfil a passion or get your qualified for a new career.

See below for our latest courses. And be sure to check back in each term for updates!

Art For The Terrified

24 February - 16 March 2024, 4 x Saturdays
9am to 11.30am, Mullum, $260pp


Wanting to be more creative and enjoy the healing power of art making but have no idea what you're doing? This course is designed to offer a sampler of different mediums while teaching you an intuitive approach to art making, so that you can find your own groove.

Botanical Blueprints

24 February - 2 March 2024, 2 x Saturdays
12.30pm to 4.30pm, Mullum, $240pp


Embark on a creative journey with our Cyanotype Imagery course, a photographic art form dating back to the 19th century, originally used for documenting botanical specimens. Join local artist Katie as she imparts her expertise in crafting stunning botanical blueprints on paper using this ancient technique. Be inspired by the groundbreaking work of 19th-century botanist Anna Atkins and weave your own artistic narrative through the lens of cyanotype magic. Unleash your creativity in this unique exploration of photographic history.
 

Brand Yourself For Success

2 - 4 March 2024, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
9am to 5pm, Mullum, $480pp 


Design, Build and Position your brand for Success. This course is designed for start-ups, new businesses wanting to build solid brand foundations or existing boutique businesses looking to re-engineer, re-badge and refresh their brand. Brand Yourself for Success is about creating a powerful and compelling personal brand.

Bring Your Business Off The Kitchen Table - Online Class

5 March 2024, 1 x Tuesday
12.00pm to 1.30pm, Online, ACE Funded $0*

 
Taking your business from the kitchen table to a more professional and scalable setup is a crucial step for growth and success. This workshop will cover some steps to help you make that transition.

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Start with a plan
  • What legal structure do you need
  • Funding options
  • All the other important stuff like remaining compliant

Communing with Ancestors

16 March 2024, Saturday
10am to 3pm, Mullum, $160pp


This workshop offers spiritual practices to connect and commune with your ancestors. Our ancestor spirits are connected to us via threads of relationship that go beyond the physical. They share with us a lineage that carries energy, that impacts the living lineage.

Conducting a Mental State Assessment

25 March 2024, Monday
9am to 4pm, Byron Bay, $160pp
 
Physical assessment combined with mental state assessment provides staff with an understanding of the total health needs of an individual.

Crafting Unforgettable Experiences

15 February 2024, 1 x Thursday
4.00pm to 5.30pm, Mullum, ACE Funded $0*

 
Let's shake things up and dive into the wonderful world of customer service with a twist! In this workshop, we're going to unravel the secrets to nurturing and cherishing customer loyalty, and we'll redefine what it means to be a customer service superstar.

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Establish and maintain rapport with your customer
  • Seeking feedback from your customer
  • Identify ways to enhance the quality of your customer service
  • How to keep your customer loyal to your brand

Digest Your Best: The foundations of a healthy gut

24 February 2024, Saturday
9am to 4pm, Mullum, $180pp


Discover the process of implementing the foundations of health to heal your gut so that you can reduce digestive discomfort, gain more energy and participate in the activities you love without using medications, restrictive diets or trial & error.

Life Drawing Sessions

12 March - 2 April 2024, 4 x Tuesdays
5.30pm to 8pm, Mullum, $280pp


A life drawing session with a twist. Our life model won't be entirely nude. A hands-on experience with drawing and honing observation skills of the figure drawn from life. Teacher facilitated warm up session, drawing "timed" warmups, leading to longer timed drawing sessions of the figure.

Marketing Mashup

29 February 2024, 1 x Thursday
4.00pm to 5.30pm, Mullum, ACE Funded $0*

 
Imagine a world where marketing is a playground, and your imagination is the key to unlocking its magic. The Marvelous Marketing Mashup is not your average workshop; it's a marketing extravaganza with a twist of playfulness that will make you rethink everything you thought you knew about the world of promotion.

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Practical marketing knowledge and skills
  • Networking opportunities with fellow marketers
  • Confidence to implement effective marketing strategies

Myofascial Release Massage Part III

15 -17 March 2024, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 
Friday 5pm to 9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am to 6pm, Mullum, ACE Funded $0*


The Myofascial Release Advanced Class represents a real difference from other hands-on modalities in its simplicity, its underlying methodology, the relative ease it takes to learn and become competent, and its immediate effectiveness.

The Upper and Lower Body courses are a pre-requisite to take the Part III.

Perennial Greens

24 February 2024, Saturday
9am to 3pm, Mullum, $160pp


Discover the joy of cultivating perennial vegetables that demand minimal care yet yield year-round tender, edible leaves. Say goodbye to frequent replanting and bolting issues and join Sharon as she shares the art of growing, harvesting, and savouring a diverse array of colourful, flavourful, and textured leafy greens for salads and cooked meals. Elevate your gardening experience effortlessly!
 

 

Reveal Your True Colours

29 February 2024, Thursday
10am to 1pm, Byron Bay, $100pp

Unlock the secrets to the most flattering colours for your skin tone as we reveal your ‘true colours’ in this 3 hour workshop. Have fun creating your personal seasonal colour palettes using an extensive collection of colourful materials, giving you the confidence to shop knowing what colours work for you. Individual printed and digital colour palettes are yours to keep and take home at the end of the workshop. 
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Show Me The Money - Online Class

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6 February 2024, 1 x Tuesday
12.00pm to 1.30pm, Online, ACE Funded $0*

 
Master the art of financial management in our dynamic workshop for new business owners. Learn essential skills like budgeting, cash flow optimization, and financial forecasting. Equip yourself with the tools for sustainable growth and success in the competitive business landscape.

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Interpret your financial results to make more informed decisions.
  • Setup some templates to use in your business to manage your finances and results.
  • Explore the benefits of using digital technology to help manage your finances.

 

Start Me Up

30 January 2024, 1 x Tuesday
4.00pm to 5.30pm, Mullum, ACE Funded $0*

Calling all future entrepreneurs and budding business moguls! Get ready to ignite your entrepreneurial spirit because we're about to embark on a mysterious journey into the fantastic world of business. This 2-hour workshop is a must for anyone who needs a nudge to get started.
In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Where to begin
  • Starting out essentials
  • Creating a digital footprint

Supercharge Your Brand - Online Class

20 February 2024, 1 x Tuesday
12.00pm to 1.30pm, Online, ACE Funded $0*

 
In this practical workshop, we will share the steps for maximizing your brand presence on social media. This class will be helpful for anyone who wants to improve their brand presence and story into relatable social media posts. 

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Understand the elements to creating a strong brand identity.
  • How translate your brand story into social media posts.
  • Some tips on using Canva to create stylish assets

The Startup Series

5 - 26 February 2024, 4 x Mondays
9.00am to 3.00pm, Mullum, ACE Funded $0*

 
Elevate your skills with our dynamic workshop for someone starting out in business. Discover essential strategies for identifying growth opportunities, presenting proposals, determining resources and organizing finance.

Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA)

16 & 17 March 2024, Sat & Sun
9am to 5pm, Mullum,
ACE Funded $0*
Adolescence is a time of important change and development. It is also the time when mental health problems can first emerge. During high school years, mental health problems are among the leading causes of falling grades, problems with friends, and relationships, substance use or abuse and they can have lifelong impact. That's where Mental Health First Aid training can help.