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Skills for Employment

Course code : 4SKILG17

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The Skills You Have and the Skills They Want is designed for people wishing to return to the workforce. However, others may also find this useful as we focus on building your confidence and the belief in yourself again. Over 7 sessions you will identify your existing/transferrable skills, the skills you may need for a particular industry and how to go about getting them. You will examine your beliefs & attitude, learn how to write a Letter of Application , update your Resume, gain interview confidence and have the motivation to set and achieve your goals. Other topics can include: How to address the Selection Criteria and Internet Job Search.

Tutor Vicky MURDOCH

Sessions 7

Start Date 19 Oct 2017

Day Thursday

Start Time 9.30am

End Time 12.00pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

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Provide First Aid

Course code : 4FIRS217

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Knowing what to do in the first few minutes following an accident can be the difference between life and death. This nationally accredited certificate provides participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to provide initial emergency care in accordance with approved first aid principles. This course will also allow you to provide basic first aid response and emergency life support until emergency assistance arrives. This course is the benchmark standard that is suitable for anybody requiring a Level II First Aid or Senior First Aid Certificate for the workplace, home, sport and recreational use. This course covers accredited unit HLTAID003 – Apply First Aid, equivalent to Workplace Level 2 First Aid, please bring along pen and notepaper. This course is accredited and delivered through Intelligent Training Solutions RTO 22570.

Tutor ITS

Sessions 1

Start Date 17 Nov 2017

Day Friday

Start Time 9.00am

End Time 4.30pm

Venue Meeting Roo, Gisborne

Fee $95.00

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RSA ( Responsible Serving Of Alcohol)

Course code : 4RSAO17

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The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation VCGLR) Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) course is a minimum requirement for anyone wanting to work in licensed venues. This course is conducted in conjunction with Castlemaine Continuing Education (RTO 6488). Course fee includes course manual and certificate. Please bring along a pen and notepaper.

Tutor Tracey DOHERTY

Sessions 1

Start Date 19 Oct 2017

Day Thursday

Start Time 5.30pm

End Time 9.30pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $75.00

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Bookkeeping for Small Business

Course code : 4BOOKG17

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This class is aimed at assisting with bookkeeping duties for those involved in small business or others interested in becoming involved in small business. Apart from maintaining financial records the course will cover; compiling an analysis chart, post to the general journal, post to relevant ledger accounts, take out a trial balance and prepare reports such as profit and loss and balance sheets. Students need some basic bookkeeping knowledge.

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Tutor Jacqui MARSHALL

Sessions 5

Start Date 12 Oct 2017

Day Thursday

Start Time 9:30 am

End Time 2:30 pm

Venue Class Room 1, Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

Concession

Skills for Employment

Course code : 4SKILS17

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The Skills You Have and the Skills They Want is designed for people wishing to return to the workforce. However, others may also find this useful as we focus on building your confidence and the belief in yourself again. Over 7 sessions you will identify your existing/transferrable skills, the skills you may need for a particular industry and how to go about getting them. You will examine your beliefs & attitude, learn how to write a Letter of Application , update your Resume, gain interview confidence and have the motivation to set and achieve your goals. Other topics can include: How to address the Selection Criteria and Internet Job Search.

Tutor Vicky MURDOCH

Sessions 7

Start Date 18 Oct 2017

Day Wednesday

Start Time 9:30am

End Time 12.00pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

Concession

Intro to Hairdressing

Course code : 4HAIR17

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This course is designed to introduce students to the basics and knowledge of hairdressing and working in a hairdressing environment, Content will include WHS, customer service and team work. Participants can continue on in the VET sector to complete Cert II or III. Opportunities may also exist within a group training company as an apprentice.

Tutor Bernadette LAURENT

Sessions 7

Start Date 16 Oct 2017

Day Monday

Start Time 9.30am

End Time 12.00pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

Concession

Intro to Community Services

Course code : 3CSERV17

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This course will focus on the Community Services Sector by exploring various industries within that sector that will include Children Services, Disability, Aged Care, HACC, Alcohol & Other Drug, Education Support & Youth Work. The program will be aimed at early school leavers, those who are unemployed to underemployed and women returning to be paid workforce. Pathways from this course could be further accredited training at MRFEC and/or other RTO providers in the industries as listed.

Tutor Jane DAWSON

Sessions 4

Start Date 25 Jul 2017

Day Tuesday

Start Time 9.30am

End Time 2.30pm

Venue Class Room, Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

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Intro to Hospitalty

Course code : 4HOSP17

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Students will gain an awareness of: Safety issues within a commercial kitchen environment, Food handling and hygiene, a variety of Cooking techniques, Cooking locally and seasonally, Basic nutrition and how to create nutritionally balanced meals, Following & budgeting for menus, Organisation and time management skills, Working cooperatively with others. Pathways could include; Certificate III in Commercial Cookery; Certificate IV in Hospitality (Commercial Cookery); Certificate III in Retail Baking (Cake & Pastry); Certificate III in Patisserie.

Tutor Heidi FRANKL

Sessions 6

Start Date 17 Oct 2017

Day Tuesday

Start Time 09:30am

End Time 12:00pm

Venue Gisborne

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

Concession

Intro to Horticulture

Course code : 4HORTS17

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The course will provide the learner with information related to working in the horticulture industry as well as practical hands on work including WHS, working in a safe manner, identify and use a range of horticulture, plant identification, and basic propagation.

Tutor Glen HUDSON

Sessions 7

Start Date 18 Oct 2017

Day Wednesday

Start Time 9.30am

End Time 12.00pm

Venue Classroom, Sunbury

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $41.60

Concession

Intro to Floristry as a Career

Course code : 3FLOR17

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This is a beginners course that will teach a variety of arrangements in fresh and dries flowers and is hands on. This course is designed to be a taster course for those who would like a career in Floristry. You will learn professional floristry techniques and make full size floral pieces. Cost of materials to be paid to the tutor, approximately $22 per week. Class is conducted over two terms. Please note that ther are no classes on during the school holidays. ACFE fee is for new students only.

Tutor TBA

Sessions 16

Start Date 04 Aug 2017

Day Friday

Start Time 9.30am

End Time 11.30am

Venue Riddles creek

Fee $125.00

ACFE Fee $54.50

Concession

B for Barista

Course code : 3BARS17

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Baristas don’t make coffee they create it. Come and master the art of coffee with this hands-on course where you will learn the history of coffee, how to prepare a range of espresso coffees, texturing milk correctly, coffee machine operation, coffee presentation, using the coffee grinder and cleaning & maintenance of equipment.

Tutor Norman PALUMBO

Sessions 3

Start Date 19 Jul 2017

Day Wednesday

Start Time 6.00pm

End Time 9.00pm

Venue Just Planet, Sunbury

Fee $75.00

ACFE Fee $20.80

Concession

RSA (Responsible Serving of Alcohol)

Course code : 4RSAN17

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The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation VCGLR) Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) course is a minimum requirement for anyone wanting to work in licensed venues. This course is conducted in conjunction with Castlemaine Continuing Education (RTO 6488). Course fee includes course manual and certificate. Please bring along a pen and notepaper.

Tutor Tracey DOHERTY

Sessions 1

Start Date 16 Nov 2017

Day Thursday

Start Time 05:30pm

End Time 9.30pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $75.00

Concession

Provide an Emergency First Aid Response in Education and Care Setting

Course code : 4PROV17

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The unit HLTAID004 applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Tutor ITS

Sessions 1

Start Date 09 Dec 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 09:00pm

End Time 4.30pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $159.00

Concession

B for Barista

Course code : 3BARS17

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Baristas don’t make coffee they create it. Come and master the art of coffee with this hands-on course where you will learn the history of coffee, how to prepare a range of espresso coffees, texturing milk correctly, coffee machine operation, coffee presentation, using the coffee grinder and cleaning & maintenance of equipment.

Tutor Norman PALUMBO

Sessions 3

Start Date 23 Aug 2017

Day Wednesday

Start Time 18:00

End Time 21:00

Venue Just Planet, Sunbury

Fee $75.00

ACFE Fee $20.80

Concession

Food Hygiene

Course code : 4FOOD17

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Food Hygiene for Food Handlers is suitable for staff working in any food business.  This course is certified through Bacchus Marsh Community College RTO 5064 and the unit is SITXFSA101 Use Hygienic Practices for Food Safety.  Course fee includes course manual and certificate.  Please bring along a pen and notepaper.  For further information please contact the Centre Office.

Tutor Karen GIBSON

Sessions 1

Start Date 02 Nov 2017

Day Thursday

Start Time 9:00am

End Time 3:00pm

Venue Meeting Room - Gisborne

Fee $120.00

Concession

Provide First Aid

Course code : 4FIRS17

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Knowing what to do in the first few minutes following an accident can be the difference between life and death. This nationally accredited certificate provides participants with the knowledge, skills and confidence to provide initial emergency care in accordance with approved first aid principles. This course will also allow you to provide basic first aid response and emergency life support until emergency assistance arrives. This course is the benchmark standard that is suitable for anybody requiring a Level II First Aid or Senior First Aid Certificate for the workplace, home, sport and recreational use. This course covers accredited unit HLTAID003 – Apply First Aid, equivalent to Workplace Level 2 First Aid, please bring along pen and notepaper. This course is accredited and delivered through Intelligent Training Solutions RTO 22570.

Tutor ITS

Sessions 1

Start Date 21 Oct 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 9:00am

End Time 04:30pm

Venue Meeting Room - Gisborne

Fee $95.00

Concession