Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways
Skills for Vocational Pathways course details
Course description and aims
This qualification is designed for individuals who need skills to prepare for a vocational pathway qualification or further foundation skills development.
This qualification is suitable for individuals who require:
- A prevocational pathway to employment and vocational training
- Reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) Level 2
- Entry level digital technology and employability skills
- Education, training and employment goals.
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COMPULSORY INFORMATION SESSION
You must attend an information session to have an English interview and assessment, meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get information about enrolment.
Please attend the information session for an interview and assessment on Wednesday 6 December 2017 or Wednesday 24 January 2018 from 10:00am-12:30pm, 2:00pm-4:40pm or 5:30pm-7:00pm at St George College, corner Princes Hwy and President Ave, Kogarah, Building D, Ground Floor, Room DG.04.
You will need to attend approximately 12 hours of class a week over 3 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am to 2:30pm.
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
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|FSKNUM09||Identify , measure and estimate familiar quantities for work||30|
|FSKNUM08||Identify and use whole numbers and simple fractions, decimals and percentages for work||30|
|FSKOCM03||Participate in simple spoken interactions at work||30|
|FSKRDG02||Read and respond to basic workplace signs and symbols||20|
|FSKRDG08||Read and respond to routine visual and graphic texts||20|
|FSKRDG06||Read and respond to simple informal workplace texts||20|
|FSKRDG07||Read and respond to simple workplace information||30|
|FSKDIG02||Use digital technology for simple workplace tasks||30|
|FSKLRG08||Use simple strategies for work-related learning||30|
|FSKWTG09||Write routine workplace texts||30|
|FSKWTG06||Write simple workplace information||30|