Certificate IV in Enterprise and Career Skills
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) or Professional English Assessment for Teachers (PEAT) exams when the set of OET or PEAT preparation units are selected
- preparation for academic study.
Course outcomes and careers
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.
The Certificate lV in Enterprise and Career Skills includes four units of competency for Professional English Assessment for Teachers preparation. Completion of those units prepares students for the PEAT exams.
There are no formalised articulation arrangements in place for this qualification.
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.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017, from 10:00am to 1:00pm at St George College, Cnr Princes Highway and President Avenue, Building D, Ground Floor, Room DG.04.
You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class over 4 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Thursday, 9:30am to 3:00pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
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
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
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.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
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
Extra Learner Support hours may be added to the week's timetable.
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|FSKLRG12||Apply strategies to plan and manage complex workplace tasks||20|
|FSKLRG13||Apply strategies to respond to complex workplace problems||20|
|ECSCAP403||Determine capability of self and colleagues||30|
|CADCAP303||Examine strategies to increase lifestyle sustainability||20|
|ECSCAP404||Implement strategies for personal safety and security||30|
|FSKLRG14||Manage strategies for career progression||20|
|ECSOET402||Prepare for listening component of Occupational English Test||65|
|ECSOET403||Prepare for reading component of Occupational English Test||65|
|ECSOET401||Prepare for speaking component of Occupational English Test||65|
|ECSOET404||Prepare for writing component of Occupational English Test||65|
|FSKDIG03||Use digital technology for routine workplace tasks||30|
|FSKOCM11||Use oral communication skills to faciltate workplace teams||20|