Certificate IV in Enterprise and Career Skills

Certificate IV   NRT
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  • Enterprise and Career Skills course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is intended to provide participants with the following outcomes:
    - enterprise and employability skills and knowledge to enhance workplace performance and career opportunities in current and future workplaces
    - ability to analyse options for own career development and training needs
    - communication skills to work effectively in a diverse modern technological environment
    - preparation for the Occupational English Test (OET) exam when the set of OET preparation units are selected
    - preparation for academic study.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Recommended Pathways

    The Certificate lV in Enterprise and Career Skills includes four units of competency for Occupational English Test preparation. Completion of those units prepares students for the OET exams.


    There are no formalised articulation arrangements in place for this qualification.

    Entry requirements

    There are no essential entry requirements for this course.
    Entrants would benefit from literacy levels of at least ACSF 3 and sufficient to interpret increasingly complex and unfamiliar documents, analyse texts and prepare written communications.
    For the OET pathway entrants would benefit from existing language skills across speaking, listening, reading and writing skills equivalent to least IELTS 6.5.

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    St George
    Full Time
    Course type:
    Course start:
    Mon 5 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    18 Weeks
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    20 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    Course Fee:
    Smart and Skilled Second 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.

    Thursday 7, December 2017 or Tuesday 24, January 2018, from 10:00am to 12:30pm at St George College, Cnr Princes Highway and President Avenue, Building D, Level 1, Room D1.04.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend a total of 20 hours face to face four days per week, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9.30am - 3.00pm (learner support is also available)

    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
    FSKLRG12Apply strategies to plan and manage complex workplace tasks20
    FSKLRG13Apply strategies to respond to complex workplace problems20
    ECSCAP403Determine capability of self and colleagues30
    CADCAP303Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability20
    ECSCAP404Implement strategies for personal safety and security30
    FSKLRG14Manage strategies for career progression20
    ECSOET402Prepare for listening component of Occupational English Test65
    ECSOET403Prepare for reading component of Occupational English Test65
    ECSOET401Prepare for speaking component of Occupational English Test65
    ECSOET404Prepare for writing component of Occupational English Test65
    FSKDIG03Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks30
    FSKOCM11Use oral communication skills to faciltate workplace teams20



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