Certificate I in Work Education

Course Name Certificate I in Work Education
Course Code 22566VIC
Course Length 12 months
Nominal Hours 1075
Date/s Hamilton: Commencing July 2021 (Semester 2)
Bendigo: Commencing July 2021 (Semester 2)
Timetable Hamilton: Fridays, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Bendigo: Tuesdays, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Course Description

This course supports post-compulsory school-age learners with a permanent cognitive impairment/intellectual disability to develop the skills to explore work options and access pathways to further specific vocational education and training. The content and structure of this course focus on supporting learners to improve their employability and work readiness.

Who can participate?

The Certificate I in Work Education is restricted to post compulsory school aged learners with evidence of a permanent cognitive impairment or intellectual disability.

Entry to this program is therefore restricted to adult learners who can provide evidence of having a permanent cognitive impairment or intellectual disability. The permissible documents of evidence include:

  • Formal assessment by a registered medical practitioner
  • Doctors/Specialist reports
  • Attendance at specialist school/SDS
  • Integration support at school
  • Integration support at school with modified curriculum
  • A letter from a registered medical practitioner stating the student has a
    permanent cognitive impairment or intellectual disability

There are no educational entry requirements for this course, however a pre-training interview will be conducted to gain necessary background information on all students to determine this program is appropriate for them. Individuals are assessed for relevant language, literacy and numeracy levels for this program.

Carers are encouraged to attend the sessions.

Types of Assessment

  • Observation
  • Demonstration
  • Participation


Concession Tuition Fee
(Subject to eligibility. Proof of concession required)
$351 ($0.33 per nom. hour)
Government Subsidised Tuition Fee
(If eligible for funding)
$1,755 ($1.63 per nom. hour)
Government Contribution to Training $15,050 ($14 per hour)
Full Tuition Fee
(If not eligible for Govt. subsidy)
Materials Fee
(All participants to pay)
Administration Fee

Student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

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Payment plans may also be available. Cancellation fees may apply. Please refer to our Fees & Refund Policy.

How to Apply

To apply, please call our Head Office on 1800 810 393.