Certificate I in Preparation for Work and Training

Certificate I   NRT
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Start date:
Wed 19 Jul 2017
 –   Sutherland
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  • Preparation for Work and Training course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is intended to provide participants with the following general education outcomes:
    - develop preliminary employability skills and knowledge at AQF level 1
    - identify realistic education, employment or community engagement goals and appropriate training pathways
    - participate in a formal, supported learning environment.

    Course outcomes and careers

    This course is the first step in a series of courses to further training in employability skills and helps you go on to further training and to get a job.


    10582NAT Certificate l in Preparation for Work and Training provides pathways into:
    • 10583NAT Certificate l in Access to Work and Training
    • FSK10113 Certificate l in Access to Vocational Pathways.
    There are no formalised articulation arrangements in place for this qualification.

    Entry requirements

    There are no essential entry requirements for this course.

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Wed 19 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    20 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    7.5 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 19 July 2017, from 10:00am to 2:00pm at St George College, Main Campus, Cnr Princes Highway and President Avenue, Building F, Ground Level, Room FG.03
    If you have any questions please phone (02) 9710 5879.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7.5 hours of class a week over 20 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wednesday; 10.00am to 2:00pm and Thursday; 10.00am to 2:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.


    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    PWTDIG101Access a basic computer program25
    PWTDIG102Access basic internet sites for personal use25
    BSBCMM101Apply basic communication skills40
    BSBITU102Develop keyboard skills40
    BSBITU101Operate a personal computer20
    PWTCAP101Plan healthy lifestyle practices20
    PWTCOM101Plan to improve personal effectiveness20
    PWTLRN101Plan to set up a personal area for study20
    FSKLRG01Prepare to participate in a learning environment30
    FSKRDG01Recognise highly familiar workplace signs and symbols30
    VCOCAP102Use tools, resources and equipment for vocational learning 50
    FSKWTG01Write personal details on basic workplace forms30



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