Course Start Date
9 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Fully Subsidised Course
This qualification is designed for individuals who require further foundation skills development to prepare for workforce entry or vocational training pathways.
This qualification is suitable for individuals who require:
- A pathway to employment or vocational training
- Reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 3
- Entry level digital literacy and employability skills
- A vocational training and employment plan.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
During 2021, construction of the new Meadowbank Education & Employment Precinct will be undertaken at TAFE NSW Meadowbank. There may be some disruption to students during that time, including noise, dust, vibration and changes to campus parking. TAFE NSW is focussed on minimising any disruption to students, where practicable. Contact us on 131601 for any questions.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers at Meadowbank Campus, Building P, Level 2, Learning Centre and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Wednesday, 23 June 2021||9:00am to 5:00pm||Meadowbank Campus, Building P, Level 2, Learning Centre. Please note no drop-in. Booked timeslots only. Contact the section for further information on 0490 026 074.|
This is a Flexible, Blended course. You will need to attend approximately 9 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 18 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 15 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours. Students are encouraged to make use of all opportunities at home, in the workplace and in the community to develop and consolidate their LLN skills eg
Searching the internet
Reading magazines, brochures, leaflets
Practising skills at home
Practising skills at work
Volunteering in a situation that will involve use of LLN and digital skills.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- This course is for students who would like to pathway into vocational study in areas including childcare, aged care, business and community services.
- It includes reading, writing, computing, learning strategies and numeracy, in addition to vocational units including First aid.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Students may be co-enrolled in Learner Support to provide additional help.
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
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday 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?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- This Foundation course is fee exempt for students eligible for Smart and Skilled.
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
|FSKDIG03||Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks|
|FSKLRG09||Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems|
|FSKLRG11||Use routine strategies for work-related learning|
|FSKNUM14||Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work|
|FSKNUM15||Estimate, measure and calculate with routine metric measurements for work|
|FSKOCM07||Interact effectively with others at work|
|FSKRDG10||Read and respond to routine workplace information|
|FSKWTG09||Write routine workplace texts|
|FSKOCM04||Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace meetings|
|FSKOCM06||Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace teams|
|FSKRDG08||Read and respond to routine visual and graphic texts|
|FSKWTG08||Complete routine workplace formatted texts|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting|
A pathway to employment or vocational training
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.
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