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!
Course Duration & Hours
- Assessments will be completed in an online format
- Rolling enrolments – Intake dates: 6 Feb, 30 April, 23 Jul, 15 Oct 2024
- 3 days of face-to-face onsite learning per week, 9.30am – 3.30pm, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
- 1 day unstructured at home study per week, 9.30am – 3.30pm
- Delivery location: Mullumbimby Campus or Byron Youth Activities Centre (THE YAC)
Units of Study
- FSKLRG011 Use routine strategies for work-related learning
- SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safety
- SITHFAB025 Prepare and serve espresso coffee
- CPCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
- AHCPER219 - Plant and maintain crops in a permaculture system
- AHCLSC318 Erect timber structures and features
- SITXCCS011 Interact with customers
- HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
- FSKLRG010 use routine strategies for career planning
- FSKDIG003 Use digital technology for non-routine workplace tasks
- FSKRDG008 Read and respond to information in routine visual and graphic texts
- FSKOCM006 Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace teams
- FSKOCM005 Use oral communication skills for effective workplace presentations
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
Admission / Desirable Requirements
When studying with Byron Community College, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to ensure you have the pre-existing knowledge and skills required to complete your qualification. This course involves reading and undertaking a range of written assessments. A full list of admission / desirable requirements is available in the course Information Pack, please call or email the college for details.
What to bring
- Laptop (We can supply you a laptop if needed)
- Pen and paper
- Mug for tea and coffee
- Water bottle and refreshments
Not sure which course is right for you? Click here to book a chat with our Student Support Coordinator to discuss your options and study pathways.
The fee below applies to all eligible Smart and Skilled students:
Smart and Skilled Fee Free Foundations Skills - $0
To be eligible for Smart and Skilled government subsidised training, you must:
• Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder, or a New Zealand citizen; and
• Live or work in New South Wales; and
• Be aged 15 years or older; and
• No longer be at school or equivalent; and
• Provide the College with your USI at the time of enrolment (admin staff can assist you in obtaining a USI)
For more information on Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria or subsidised places, click here or call our office on 02 6684 3374.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.
This course is Austudy Approved
Student Policies and Procedures
See Student Handbook
From the 1st of January 2015, any student enrolling in an Accredited Training course will be required to obtain a USI. The USI helps to keep your training records and results together in an online account which is controlled by you. You can logon to the USI website here and follow the simple instructions online to create your USI. This then needs to be provided to the College at the time of enrolment.