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Offering Info

Certificate III in Career Advancement

  • National Course Code: 10585NAT
  • TAFE NSW code: 10585NAT-01V01-20GLE-231

Location – Glendale

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

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Study Commitment

19 Hours per week

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

The nationally accredited Certificate III in Career Advancement is designed to develop your employability skills, to find and keep the job you love. You will learn essential workplace skills, and begin to develop leadership qualities that employers are looking for.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theory and practical course work, you will:

  • Understand workplace practices, standards and ethics
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Learn strategies to complete workplace tasks
  • Plan and conduct meetings and interviews
  • Improve your workplace communication skills
  • Interpret workplace data

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the skills that will help you get ahead in your career, including:

  • Effective workplace communication skills
  • The ability to work well under pressure
  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving abilities
  • The ability to collaborate with a team

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
  • Strong pathways to continued studies to enhance your career opportunities

GROW YOUR CAREER

Through this course, you can go on to:

  • An apprenticeship of your choice
  • Study at Certificate IV level, and above
  • Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation
  • A Degree level qualification upon completion of the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation

INDUSTRY DEMAND

Australian employers are seeking people who have a commitment to personal development, and can offer strong academic outlooks in reading, writing, technology and communication. The Certificate III in Career Advancement will help you stand out from the crowd and secure the exciting role you have been aiming for.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To make sure this is the appropriate course level for you, you will need to participate in a phone interview with one of our teaching staff.

COURSE SUCCESS REQUIREMENTS

To be successful in this course you must:

  • Have basic literacy and numeracy skills (at ACSF level 3 or above)

You will receive more information on this requirement upon application.

LICENSING REQUIREMENTS

There are no licensing requirements for this course.

WORK PLACEMENT

Depending on your location, and subject availability you may underake work placement if you study the following unit:

  • Participate in work placement (FSKLRG06)

Your teacher will assist you in identifying a work placement opportunity and engaging with the employer once you start the unit. The hours will be negotiated between you, your teacher and the employer.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

To be prepared for this course, it is recommended that you have:

  • Drive to develop new work related skills and upskill
  • Commitment to attending class
  • Effective communication
  • The ability to study independently

If you need help preparing for study, contact us about your options.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

To be enrolled in this course, you need:

  • Students must achieve ACSF level 2 language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) to enrol in this course.
  • A section based screening test will be utilised to determine levels.
  • To be organised with students before the program commences.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a Full Time course. You will need to attend approximately 15 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 4 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 47.8 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours including, private study, self- directed research and reading and assignment preparation.


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

The Certificate III in Career Advancement provides pathways into:

  • 10767NAT Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation
  • Certificate III or IV vocational courses
  • Courses requiring ACSFS level 4 skills.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:

  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
  • Accessibility and Disability Services
  • Personal Counselling
  • Vocational Counselling
  • Learning Support
  • International Student Support
  • Scholarships
  • Multicultural Support

Detailed current information on these Support Services are made available to staff and students at TAFE NSW Student 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)
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • 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

To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.

This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9.30am to 2.30pm. 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?

FULLY GOVERNMENT SUBSIDISED

This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you will not have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.

If you are not eligible for subsidised training, you can still choose to enrol in the course but will need to pay the full (non-subsidised) fee.

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding

RECOGNITION

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

Enrolments for this course have now closed.

Enquire now and we will contact you when enrolments open. Visit our Online Courses to view our range of study options that you can start anytime.

Elective Units
Number Title
ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
FSKNUM30 Use common functions of a scientific calculator for work
FSKNUM22 Use and apply ratios, rates and proportions for work
ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
FSKDIG03 Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks
FSKWTG10 Write complex workplace texts
FSKOCM08 Use oral communication skills to facilitate workplace negotiations
CADCOM302 Apply a range of negotiation skills
FSKNUM21 Apply an expanding range of mathematical calculations for work
CADCOM301 Apply inclusive communication skills
FSKNUM27 Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
IPRLRN301 Conduct a research project
FSKNUM23 Estimate, measure and calculate measurements for work
CADCOM304 Examine persuasive techniques in the media
CADCOM303 Conduct an interview
CADCAP303 Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability
FSKLRG15 Manage own work-related learning
FSKLRG14 Manage strategies for career progression
FSKRDG11 Read and respond to complex workplace information
FSKOCM10 Use oral communication skills for complex workplace presentations

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

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.

Course Location

Glendale
Frederick Street, Glendale
Phone 131 601

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