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Some of our training is fully funded or subsidised by the NSW Government to help you get the skills you need. At present we receive funding through the following programs:

  • Smart and skilled - for more information about Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria for subsidised or fee free places click here "Smart and Skilled"
  • Adult & Community Education - for more information about Adult & Community Education eligibility criteria for subsidised places click here "Adult & Community Education"
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - for more information about Tech Savvy Seniors click here "Tech Savvy Seniors"

Different levels of funding are available, call and speak to one of our friendly staff to see if you're eligible on 02 6684 3374.

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CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support

Ever wanted to make a real difference in the lives of the ageing and those living with a disability? A career in Individual Support can mean working within a secure and flexible employment environment, and can be challenging yet incredibly rewarding. With an increasingly ageing population and the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), there is no better time to get involved and learn about how you can support people in your community. You will be guided by our... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Individual Support CHC33015.
  • Deliver care services using a palliative approach (CHCPAL001)
  • Work legally and ethically (CHCLEG001)
  • Support community participation and social inclusion (CHCDIS003)
  • Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001)
  • Follow safe work practices for direct client care (HLTWHS002)
  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures (HLTINF001)
  • Meet personal support needs (CHCCCS011)
  • Facilitate the empowerment of older people (CHCAGE001)
  • Provide support to people living with dementia (CHCAGE005)
  • Support independence and wellbeing (CHCCCS023)
  • Contribute to ongoing skills development using a strengths-based approach (CHCDIS001)
  • Provide individualised support (CHCCCS015)
  • Facilitate the empowerment of people with disability (CHCDIS007)
  • Communicate and work in health or community services (CHCCOM005)
  • Work with diverse people (CHCDIV001)
  • Follow established person-centred behaviour supports (CHCDIS002)
  • Provide First Aid (HLTAID011)
CHC33015 - Certificate III in Individual Support

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<p><em><strong>Ever wanted to make a real difference in the lives of the ageing and those living with a disability?</strong></em></p>

<p>A career in Individual Support

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Click APPLY NOW which starts the enrolment process, by requesting an Application Form for this course.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Blogging Bootcamp - Online Class

Blogging Bootcamp - Online Class

Let’s take your blog to the next level! Learn how to create and run an international, professional and captivating blog that impresses. Join professional blogger, writer and art designer Louise Sommer, and learn the ropes of creating a great blog; from the visual design to writing, the content, structure, branding and getting the word out! Professional blogging demands great content, a visually inviting and pleasing look – all created through careful planning, clear product... [More]
$160 Limited GST free / $144
Blogging Bootcamp - Online Class

<p>Let’s take your blog to the next level! Learn how to create and run an international, professional and captivating blog that impresses. Join professional blogger, writer and art designer Louise

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STOP! "If you live or work in NSW, we have NSW Government subsidised places available ($50.00 Resource Fee only). Click the link HERE to apply or call 02 6684 3374 for more details.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Visual Art - Dreaming in Colour 2

Visual Art - Dreaming in Colour 2

Are you interested in exploring painting in a style between realism and abstraction? This 8-week immersion into collage, colour and painting will draw inspiration from a range of expressionist painters who were more concerned with their emotional responses than an objective reality. Drawing on memory, imagination, dreams and collage this class will step you through a process to help you draw and paint expressively with your own painting signature. This class continues to develop... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Read and respond to short and simple workplace information (FSKRDG004)
  • Write simple workplace information (FSKWTG006)
  • Read and respond to information in routine visual and graphic texts (FSKRDG008)
Visual Art - Dreaming in Colour 2

<p>Are you interested in exploring painting in a style between realism and abstraction?</p>

<p>This 8-week immersion into collage, colour and painting will draw inspiration from a range of

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You are NOT ENROLLED until we receive a completed application form & payment. Click APPLY NOW which starts the enrolment process, by requesting an Application Form for this course.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Canva For Business - Online Class

Canva For Business - Online Class

If you’re a business owner or manage the marketing for a business, then this course will help you get on brand, connect you to your ideal audience, and have you understanding the Canva platform so you can create better graphics. Ideal for beginners to Canva or those with some experience, we’ll have you setting up your brand kit, creating your own style guide, templates, and even a video! This is your best opportunity to present your business to the world and attract your dream... [More]
$136 Limited GST free / $122
Canva For Business - Online Class

<p>If you’re a business owner or manage the marketing for a business, then this course will help you get on brand, connect you to your ideal audience, and have you understanding the Canva platform so

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STOP! "If you live or work in NSW, we have NSW Government subsidised places available ($50.00 Resource Fee only). Click the link HERE to apply or call 02 6684 3374 for more details.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

AHC42116 - Certificate IV in Permaculture

AHC42116 - Certificate IV in Permaculture

Come on the journey to grow your permaculture know-how right in the green heart of Northern NSW! Permaculture is a richly rewarding career, where you can immerse yourself in sustainable living and organic farming practices. It can provide you with opportunities to work in community development locally and internationally, aid projects, integrated food production or design for sustainable living. You will learn how to: Provide advice on permaculture principles and practices Identify... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate IV in Permaculture AHC42116.
  • Provide advice on permaculture principles and practices (AHCPER401)
  • Design harvesting and storage systems for permaculture products (AHCPER407)
  • Manage a permaculture seed bank (AHCPER409)
  • Identify and analyse bioregional characteristics and resources (AHCPER406)
  • Manage organic soil improvement (AHCORG403)
  • Recommend approaches for sustainable community and bioregional development (AHCPER410)
  • Design an urban permaculture system (AHCPER403)
  • Operate within a sustainable community and bioregional development program (AHCPER411)
  • Plan and implement permaculture works (AHCPER404)
  • Select appropriate technology for a permaculture system (AHCPER405)
  • Evaluate suitability of species as solutions for permaculture applications (AHCPER413)
  • Cost a project (AHCBUS407)
AHC42116 - Certificate IV in Permaculture

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<p><strong>Come on the journey to grow your permaculture know-how right in the green heart of Northern NSW!</strong></p>

<p>Permaculture is a richly rewarding career,

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Click APPLY NOW which starts the enrolment process, by requesting an Application Form for this course.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Visual Art - The Art of Juxtaposition 2

Visual Art - The Art of Juxtaposition 2

The Art of Juxtaposition 2 will extend the 2D graphic collage explorations of The Art of Juxtaposition 1 and provide an opportunity to consider collage as the basis for making paintings and sculptures. During this course we will look at the work of various artists known for their use of Collage and gain inspiration to construct new images for ourselves. It is not necessary to do The Art of Juxtaposition 1 and 2 courses in chronological order. Collage is easy and relies only on a... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Read and respond to simple workplace information (FSKRDG007)
  • Write short and simple workplace information (FSKWTG003)
  • Use short and simple strategies for work-related learning (FSKLRG004)
Visual Art - The Art of Juxtaposition 2

<p>The Art of Juxtaposition 2 will extend the 2D graphic collage explorations of The Art of Juxtaposition 1 and provide an opportunity to consider collage as the basis for making paintings and

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

Do you want to grow your passion, while creating and nurturing diverse types of green environments? A career in horticulture is a great choice if you enjoy working outdoors. It can provide you with vast opportunities to work within a wide range of horticulture settings. You will learn how to: Operate machinery and equipment Contribute to work health and safety processes Recognise plant specimens and provide information on their culture Conduct site inspections and coordinate work... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate III in Horticulture AHC30716.
  • Control plant pests, diseases and disorders (AHCPMG302)
  • Install pressurised irrigation systems (AHCIRG345)
  • Identify plant specimens (AHCPCM303)
  • Perform specialist amenity pruning (AHCPGD303)
  • Control weeds (AHCPMG301)
  • Prepare growing media (AHCSOL305)
  • Coordinate work site activities (AHCWRK305)
  • Operate machinery and equipment (AHCMOM304)
  • Implement a plant establishment program (AHCPGD301)
  • Conduct site inspections (AHCWRK311)
  • Provide information on plants and their culture (AHCPCM302)
  • Contribute to work health and safety processes (AHCWHS301)
  • Implement soil improvements for garden and turf areas (AHCSOL303)
  • Implement a propagation plan (AHCNSY313)
  • Maintain nursery plants (AHCNSY308)
  • Collect native seed (AHCECR305)
AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture

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<p><strong>Do you want to grow your passion, while creating and nurturing diverse types of green environments?</strong></p>

<p>A career in horticulture is a great choice

...
Click APPLY NOW which starts the enrolment process, by requesting an Application Form for this course.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Tech Savvy Seniors

Tech Savvy Seniors

Ideal for seniors over 60 with little or no computer skills, this hands-on, gently paced course will teach you the basic skills required to use your computer, smartphone or tablet. We will cover basic word processing skills, managing your files and folders, surfing the Internet and more. So whether you are volunteering for a group, researching family history, helping grandchildren with school work, or chatting with family and friends far away this course can get you started. Tech... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to computers (TSS110)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to cyber safety (TSS104)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to tablets (TSS105)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to on-line shopping & banking (TSS107)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to smartphones (TSS106)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to sharing photos & other attachments (TSS108)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to apps (TSS109)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to the internet (TSS102)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to e-mail (TSS101)
  • Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to social media (TSS103)
$25 Limited GST free / $25
Tech Savvy Seniors

<p>Ideal for seniors over 60 with little or no computer skills, this hands-on, gently paced course will teach you the basic skills required to use your computer, smartphone or tablet. We will cover

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Photoshop for Beginners

Photoshop for Beginners

Want to create posters, manipulate images, add text, save for web and print in a supportive and informative class? This well-designed course starts with a basic understanding of the interface and leads you step-by-step into the world of adjustments, touch-ups, layers, text and masks, leaving you fully enabled to create and adjust your own artwork once the course is complete. Basic computer skills and filing are required, and an Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud account – prices start... [More]
$316 Limited GST free / $284
Photoshop for Beginners

<p>Want to create posters, manipulate images, add text, save for web and print in a supportive and informative class? This well-designed course starts with a basic understanding of the interface and

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STOP! "If you live or work in NSW, we have NSW Government subsidised places available ($50.00 Resource Fee only). Click the link HERE to apply or call 02 6684 3374 for more details.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Building Healthy Soils

Building Healthy Soils

Soil plays a vital role in the Earths ecosystem, and if you want to grow abundant, healthy organic fruit and vegetables, your journey starts with healthy soil.    During this course you’ll learn how to create nutrient rich, healthy soil, full of organic matter and teeming with beneficial micro-organisms, earthworms and an abundance of nature’s helpers.  This in turn will lead to improving your harvests with strong, healthier plants and fewer problems with pests, diseases or... [More]
Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace meetings (FSKOCM004)
  • Use digital technology for routine and simple workplace tasks (FSKDIG002)
  • Write short and simple workplace information (FSKWTG003)
Building Healthy Soils

<p>Soil plays a vital role in the Earths ecosystem, and if you want to grow abundant, healthy organic fruit and vegetables, your journey starts with healthy soil.   </p>

<p>During this course you’ll

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You are NOT ENROLLED until we receive a completed application form & payment. Click APPLY NOW which starts the enrolment process, by requesting an Application Form for this course.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.