Are you aged 16-19? Do you need support with your learning and/or social skills? Did you attend a specialist school or get help from a teacher's aide in class? The Certificate I in Work Education will help you learn the skills you will need to be successful at work.
Career opportunities, include:
- open or supported employment
- voluntary work
Pathways to further study:
- \When you finish your course, you may choose to progress to other courses, traineeships or pre-apprenticeships.
Studying the Certificate I in Work Education at Holmesglen
You will take part in subjects and projects that will help you develop: job-seeking skills, work-readiness skills, time-management skills, personal presentation skills, team-work and communication skills.
You may also be able to study one of these courses as part of your program: SIT10216 Certificate I in Hospitality; AHC10316 Certificate I in Horticulture; or SIR10116 Certificate I in Retail Services.
Find out more about our Integrated Practical Placement (IPP) program and the industry streams available for this course.
You will study in groups of 10. The course includes 30 days of work placement and a two-night camp.
Monday to Friday, 9.15am-3pm, plus six weeks of work placement.
||Develop and apply an individual vocational plan with support
||Develop personal management skills for work
||Participate in vocational activities
||Participate in practical placement with support
||Follow WHS procedures
||Prepare for employment
||Develop workplace communications skills
||Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations
||Engage with simple texts for employment purposes
||Participate in job seeking activities
| Code || Name |
|VU23028||Develop and apply an individual vocational plan with support|
|VU23029||Develop personal management skills for work|
|VU23030||Participate in vocational activities|
|VU23031||Participate in practical placement with support|
|MSMWHS100||Follow WHS procedures|
|VU22787||Prepare for employment|
|VU23032||Develop workplace communications skills|
|VU22369||Work with simple numbers and money in familiar situations|
|VU22362||Engage with simple texts for employment purposes|
|VU22789||Participate in job seeking activities|
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
To be eligible, students must be at least 16 years.
You will need to come to a meeting with a parent or carer to find out if the course will meet your needs.
Students over 18 will need a current police check to take part in voluntary work.course.
Recognition of prior learning
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
Qualification and recognition
On completion, you will receive the Certificate I in Work Education.
How to apply
Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.
|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
*Mandatory Materials and Activities fees are still payable by all students including students who may be eligible for Government subsidised/Concession fees.
Additional costs may also apply for course consumables and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses.
To view the additional costs that may apply to your course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out now if you are eligible for Government-subsidised fees or Concession