Programs & Courses

Our classes encourage community based learning and provide support in a friendly and welcoming environment, and by participating in our courses you can learn new things and have fun while building social connections and networks.

We also have a number of social groups which are a great way to meet some new people!

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Adult Education Courses

The Adult Community & Further Education Board (ACFE) provide funding support so that we may offer affordable educational courses to adult learners. In our capacity as a Learn Local Organisation we offer subsidised Adult Education such as Computer and Digital Literacy, English as an Additional Language, Literacy and Numeracy, and Vocational courses.

 
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Information Technology
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Excel - Intermediate

Build on basic knowledge by learning about pivot tables, convert text to columns, functions, filtering, macros & more.

Price

Duration

$60

8 Weeks

Introduction to Teaching Adults in the Digital Age

Do you have a skill you want to share with others........and get paid for it?

Price

Duration

$20

2 Days

WordPress for Beginners

Wordpress is used by many small businesses to promote their products or services online. If this is something you need to do, we can help you get started.......This course will be offered again next term. Please follow the links to "Book online" to express your interest in this course.

Price

Duration

$50

8 weeks

Creating Digital Media with Canva

More and more, we are communicating online through social media platforms. Canva can help you to make your messages more dynamic & engaging.

Price

Duration

$60

8 Weeks

Microsoft Office Suite

This is your opportunity to learn more about Microsoft's most used programs for home or business - Word, Excel, Publisher & PowerPoint

Price

Duration

$60

8 Weeks

Cloud Based Programs for the workplace

What is the cloud? How can I be more efficient in my workspace by using cloud based technologies?

Price

Duration

$60

8 weeks

Smart Phone Photography Skills for the Workplace

This course will help you to take, edit and share engaging images to promote your workplace.

Price

Duration

$20

2 days

Discovering Computers - Level 1

Discovering Computers will help you get started using computers or devices. We promise to take small steps.

Price

Duration

$60

8 weeks

 
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Vocational
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Try a Trade

Developed in partnership with Swinburne this course will provide you with the opportunity to undertake trade tasters in six different industry areas. Choose one, two or many! Learn about the career prospects for each trade, the entry and training requirements, the industry demand, wages and conditions.

Price

Duration

Free

1 session

Get back into it - Employability Skills

This course is suitable for those returning to the workforce after a break or change in employment direction.

Price

Duration

$60

6 weeks

Preparation for online learning

This course will prepare you for learning in an online environment including what to expect when you return to study.......This course will be offered again next term. Please follow the links to "Book online" to express your interest in this course.

Price

Duration

$50

5 Weeks

Introduction to Barista and Coffee Making Skills

A short and focused program with a practical hands on approach to basic Barista (coffee making) skills, as well as introducing learners to industry work health & safety requirements.

Price

Duration

$30

2 Days

Hospitality - Basic Work Skills

Learners will gain skills & knowledge in food preparation, cooking methods, planning menus, budgeting & working safely in the kitchen and much more!

Price

Duration

$60

6 weeks

Project Management for Events

This course is designed to provide insight for those considering a new career in event management.

Price

Duration

$60

5 Weeks

Introduction to Community Services

This introduction to Community Services course will help you work or volunteer in a variety of community service fields such as community service roles, aged care, early childhood & others.

Price

Duration

$60

9 weeks

Creative Connections

Whether it be for a new job, a career change, further study or simply volunteering, using the therapeutic and fun process of creating art, this course can assist you to increase your confidence and reveal your, yet to be discovered, abilities.

Price

Duration

$60

6 Weeks

 
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Literacy & Numeracy
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English Language Conversation Classes

This course is to build on listening and speaking skills in English through class discussions. Discussions include, current events, Australian culture and learner lead topics. There may also be opportunity to practice your skills in real life situations.

Price

Duration

$50

10 Weeks

English Language Classes for Beginners

Learn the basics of reading, writing & speaking English in this supportive environment. This class is suitable for those who are just beginning to learn English. This will help you with some basics so you can communicate in everyday life such as going shopping, going to the doctor or speaking with new friends.

Price

Duration

$50

9 Weeks

 

Leisure Courses

Leisure courses are great to expand your interests or try something new, all the while making friends and having fun! Our roster of courses is updated every term and we respond to the needs of the community, and we welcome you to come in, send us an email or call to have a chat about what you're interested in.

 
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Children's Courses

Yoga for Children (ages 5-12)

A fun 30 mins to help your child with confidence, emotional regulation and focus in a fun way using yoga and mindfulness

Price

Duration

$135

9 weeks

Sketching for Children

Children will learn to sketch in 3D and improve their in lead pencil. Ideal for beginners or those who wish to develop their sketching skills.

Price

Duration

$180

10 Weeks

Community Playgroup

Come along to this fun activity group is for pre-schoolers (2-5 years) and their carers (parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, nannies etc), and is great for social connections, early literacy, developing fine motor skills and most of all having fun together. Activities include activities such as art & story time.

Price

Duration

$100

10 Weeks

Yoga for Pre-schoolers (ages 3-5)

A fun 30 mins yoga and mindfulness session for your little ones whilst still learning literacy and numeracy

Price

Duration

120

8 weeks

Creative Kids, Having FUN with ART

Come and let your imagination go wild through the magic of art and learn about colours, painting, pastels and other fun art materials!

Price

Duration

$180

10 Weeks

 
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General Interest

Intermediate/Advanced - Learning more about CAD - Computer Aided Design

This course will look at advanced interior design, colors & textures, importing 3D models, exporting to other programs and more.

Price

Duration

$85

2 days

Jewellery Making - Inspired by Christmas

Short course in Jewellery Making introducing you to techniques and tools to create a unique jewellery piece of your own.

Price

Duration

$90

4 Weeks

Claudia's Christmas Ideas - Cooking Demonstrations


Our Chef—Cláudia Marçal will be leading a series of 3 workshops providing fabulous food and entertaining ideas in the lead up to Christmas!

Price

Duration

$20 per session

3 Sessions

Financial Wellness

You will learn about the philosophies, skills and tools to better manage your personal finances.

Price

Duration

$50

7 Weeks

Beginners - Introduction to CAD - Computer Aided Design

This course will introduce you to the basics of 2D & 3D design of buildings, extensions, renovations and more.

Price

Duration

$85

2 days

Creative Writing for Adults

Unleash your inner writer and learn how to bring your ideas to life through words!

Price

Duration

$160

8 Weeks

French Conversation Classes

Consolidate your French speaking skills in a relaxed atmosphere with an experienced native speaker.

Price

Duration

$180

9 Weeks

 
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Art & Craft

MOSAICS Self Directed Group

Motivational group for Mosaic enthusiasts to work on projects and share ideas.

Price

Duration

$70

10 Weeks

Expressive Open Art Studio

Come along and explore your inner and outer self in a fun, creative and holistic environment. Suitable for all ability levels for ages 16+

Price

Duration

$180

10 Weeks

Art Classes

Explore and build your skills utilising a variety of art mediums. Suitable for all levels and abilities.

Price

Duration

$162

9 Weeks

Patchwork and Applique

If you love sewing, by hand or machine and have a passion for beautiful patchwork fabric, why not join us and create something you will be proud of!

Price

Duration

$200

10 Weeks

Drawing and Painting

Beginners and intermediate art class covering drawing, water colour, oils, and acrylics.

Price

Duration

$180

10 Weeks

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Health, 
Fitness & Wellbeing

Practical Meditation


There are a great number of positive outcomes to be gained from the simple act of calming the busy mind. Start now by clearing the path for a better quality of life for yourself and, by extension, for those around you.

Price

Duration

$100

10 Weeks

Strength Training

A great way to increase strength, balance, stability and flexibility. Suitable for most ages and abilities.

Price

Duration

$130

10 Weeks

Yoga and Relaxation

Gentle stretching and breathing exercise to help improve your posture, strength, and flexibility.

Price

Duration

$150

10 Weeks