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Work Skills

In the fast-paced realm of today’s job market, staying abreast of industry demands is paramount. At Byron Community College, we offer a tailored selection of courses designed to meet the evolving needs of specific industries. From essential First Aid training to specialised industry-specific certifications such as Barista, our courses are crafted to enhance workplace currency and bolster employment prospects.  Join us in building a pathway to sustained career success through our comprehensive and industry-relevant courses.

Barista Training

Barista Training

Barista Training
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Making coffee is an art these days, in this course you will learn all you need to know about the history of coffee, different coffee beans, grinding, extracting, texturising milk, coffee styles and how to use a commercial coffee machine. 

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

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

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!  

HLTAID009 - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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This CPR half-day course is for students who have a CURRENT Provide First Aid qualification OR just wish to learn the CPR unit. This course covers the CPR element of Provide First Aid, which is recommended to be updated every year.

This course teaches you the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. This course is developed for existing workers in the industry who may require CPR training as recommended by the ARC.

HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid

 
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This First Aid course will provide you with an excellent introduction to first aid and enable you to perform appropriate first aid procedures and basic life support until qualified emergency help arrives. This unit satisfies training requirements across a range of community and workplace settings and can be of benefit to anyone in the workplace, home or various other situations. Refresher courses (which are recommended to be renewed every 3 years) are also conducted within the one-day format.

HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid In An Education And Care Setting

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This course is suitable for anyone working in long day care, family day care, preschool and outside of school hours (OOSH) care services. It will teach you the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

Developed for educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

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
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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.