AMEP is funded by the Australian Government and provides free English language lessons to eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants. If you have been granted a permanent visa or eligible temporary visa and speak little or no English, you may be eligible for AMEP. Some migrant young people between 15 and 17 years of age may also be eligible.AMEP flyer
- access unlimited hours of English classes until you reach vocational English
- apply to enrol, even if you’ve enrolled in AMEP before and have been living in Australia for many years
- keep studying, even if you’ve completed 510 hours (the previous limit) until you reach vocational English
Yarraville Community Centre as a Learning for Employment partner, provides a range of flexible learning options including full time, part-time and evening classes.
Full time and part time classes are available, contact us on 9687 1560 for further information and to enrol. To check eligibility click on the link below.VTG website Foundation Studies Brochure
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
English as an Additional Language (EAL) Frameworks
22483VIC Course in EAL
22484VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access)
22485VIC Certificate II in EAL (Access)
22486VIC Certificate III in EAL (Access)
22489VIC Certificate III in EAL (Employment)
Certificates in General Education for Adults (CGEA)
22471VIC Course in Initial General Education for Adults
22476VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults (Introductory)
22472VIC Certificate I in General Education for Adults
22473VIC Certificate II in General Education for Adults
22474VIC Certificate III in General Education for Adults
Certificates in Community Service, Education & Aged Care
These classes are pre-accredited Learn Local courses that aim to provide opportunities for people to participate in learning for a range of purposes including work, education, volunteering and community engagement. Call us on 9687 1560 for more information.Learn Local website
- Computer classes (beginner, beginner plus and intermediate)
- Introduction to Digital Technologies
- Communication and literacy for people with a disability
- Digital literacy skills
- Prepare to study in vocational courses (aged care, horticulture and construction)
The SEE program provides 650 hours of free training to eligible jobseekers to improve their language, literacy and numeracy skills. Contact Centrelink or your JobActive for a referral. Find out more by visiting the button below.
Participants in the SEE program who are receiving Centrelink benefits may also be eligible for the Language, Literacy and Numeracy Supplement.
In order to receive up to 650 hours of free training through the SEE program you must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:
- be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
- aged between 15 and 64
- registered job seeker with Centrelink or an employment agency
- meet the rules on visa status
- be assessed as suitable for classes
SEE can help you get the job-search skills you need to find and apply for jobs by improving your:
- reading and writing
- speaking and listening
- computer skills
Fees and refunds
Unique Student Identifier (USI)
Students must have a USI to commence any accredited training in Australia. Click here to create your own USI.