Course Start Date
16 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Fully Subsidised Course
The Certificate I in Access to Work Training is a nationally accredited course that will introduce you to formal education. You will build your confidence in a supportive environment, gain learning skills and set goals for further study or your future career.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Progress your reading and writing
- Communicate effectively
- Set up your career goals
- Plan projects
- Participate in the workplace
- Follow work, health and safety rules
- Use tools and equipment found in the workplace
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the skills that will help you get ahead, including:
- Good communication
- Problem solving
- An ability to work in a team
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally accredited qualification at Certificate I level
- A strong pathway to continue your studies or secure meaningful employment
GROW YOUR CAREER
Develop you knowledge further with the Certificate II in Study Skills.
Employers in Australia require their workers to have good reading and writing skills, as well as basic technology skills. This course will allow you to gain these foundational skills, and become employable across multiple industries while feeling supported and confident in your abilities.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a Full Time, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 14 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 28 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, assignment preparation, work experience and research.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course is designed for women who have experienced barriers engaging in vocational education training, employment or in the community.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Gain skills for employment through upskilling or reskilling to current employment standards in technology.
This course is for women returning to the workforce, who want to build confidence and skills for employment.
Learners are required to contact the Career Pathways & Employability Section on 9710-5004 for an individual appointment and further information on the course, if you are unable to attend the Information Session. After you have enrolled online please contact us to make an appointment.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- ADDITIONAL SUPPORT
TAFE NSW provides the following services to ensure a supported and successful learning environment for all students:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- Multicultural Support
- Library services
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 9.30am to 4.00pm, Wednesday and Thursday from 9.30am to 3.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- Students will require a USB, folder and writing materials during their course of study.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enquire now for Semester 2 2020 and be notified when enrolments open.
TAFE NSW is open for business so to find out more information on this course including when it will start and how it will be delivered (face-to-face, in a virtual classroom, self-paced, online or a mixture), submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page. You can also call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
* Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
|AWTDIG102||Use a simple spreadsheet|
|BSBITU102||Develop keyboard skills|
|FSKLRG03||Use basic strategies for career planning|
|AWTPLG101||Develop a project plan|
|AWTLRN104||Explore work and training opportunities|
|BSBITU101||Operate a personal computer|
|FSKLRG06||Participate in work placement|
|ICTICT106||Operate presentation packages|
|VCOCAP102||Use tools, resources and equipment for vocational learning|
|AWTLRN101||Plan to use basic teamwork skills|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology|
|AWTCAP103||Prepare for skills recognition|
|AWTDIG101||Word process a basic document|
|AWTCAP105||Use effective personal presentation skills|
This course is a step in a series of courses to further training in employability skills. It helps you go on to further training and to get a job.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
St George, Main Campus
Corner Princes Highway & President Avenue, Kogarah
Phone 131 601
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