Intro to Retail

This course is aimed at women facing barriers to returning to the workforce and youth seeking employment. Women and young people seek employment in retail due to the flexibility of hours. This course looks at building employability skills like customer service, money handling, stock processing, visual merchandising and how to dress on trend.  

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Intro to Banyule Employment Industries

Are you currently looking for employment in Banyule? This course identifies local industries where there may be employment opportunities. Guest speakers from various businesses across Banyule will provide vital information and insight into their industries. On completion of the course students will have a good understanding of employer expectations and a list of local employer…

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Social Media Skills

This course equips students with the knowledge they need to market businesses effectively on social media. Students will learn how to harness the power of Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to engage customers. On completion of the course, students will have an understanding of the general marketing principles and psychology behind generating and retaining interest on…

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Intro to Volunteering

This course is for those interested in getting more involved in the community.  Students will learn about essential aspects of volunteering, including effective communication skills, record keeping, self management and teamwork skills, and rights and responsibilities of organisations.  Participants will then be given the opportunity to volunteer at events based at our Centre to build…

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Intro to Event Management

This course is ideal for those looking to pursue a career in event management.  The course covers all the essential aspects of running a successful event.  Promotion, budgeting, ticketing, safety and security.  On conclusion of the course, students will be well versed in an array of skills essential to event management including effective communication, record…

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Barista Skills

A four-day course teaching coffee making, customer service and food hygiene.  You will also learn routine maintenance of coffee machines and how to troubleshoot problems with them.

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Italian Beginners and Italian Beginners 2

Italian Beginners is a course for absolute beginners in learning the Italian language.  Italian Beginners 2 is for those students who have already completed an Italian Beginners course and would like to re-enrol.  We also offer Italian Pre-Intermediate for those who have a little experience in learning Italian but are not yet ready to move…

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Introduction to Beauty

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills required to work in the beauty industry.  Students will receive training on essential aspects of hair care, makeup, nails and hygiene.  Administration aspects of working in a beauty salon like appointment scheduling, money handling and customer service will also be covered.  At the end of the course…

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Computers Beginners Plus More

The third course in our Computer Beginners series of courses for those with some experience with computers.  This computer course builds on skills acquired in the Beginners Plus course to improve your knowledge and capacity with computers, in a nurturing environment.  Students will be using Microsoft Office 2016 and Windows 10.  This course also covers…

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Advanced Sign Language Level 2, 3 & 4

Auslan (sign language) is the language of the Australian deaf community. These courses are aimed at those who have completed the Sign Language for Beginners course and would like to expand their knowledge.  The courses cover signs used in the workplace, education, medical, transport, travel and more.  Each student will have relevant scenarios applicable to…

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