Nationally Recognised Certificate Courses
Become a teacher’s aid
This accredited qualification prepares you for roles as a Teacher’s Aid, Education Support Worker, School Support Officer, Literacy Support Worker or Education Assistant in the education services sector. This program is delivered twice a year, contact YCC for the next start date.
Work in aged care
This qualification prepares you for roles as a Personal Care Attendant, Disability Carer, Community Care Worker, In-home Respite Giver, Care Assistant/Worker, Home Care Worker or Aged Care Support worker. This program is delivered twice a year, contact YCC for the next start date.
Work with people with special needs
The nationally recognised Certificate IV in Disability will provide you with job ready skills to enter the workforce as a Disability Support Officer/Worker, Residential Care Officer or Disability Employment Coordinator. This program is delivered twice a year, contact YCC for the next start date.
Work with community
This course is a great starting point to prepare you for work in the community. You will learn about advocacy, community development, client needs assessment, teamwork, support group activities and administration in the Community Services sector. This program is delivered twice a year, contact YCC for the next start date.
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 or eligible temporary visa and speak little or no English, you may be eligible for AMEP. In some instances, people between the ages of 15 and 17 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 (LfE) 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.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
English as an Additional Language (EAL)
22636VIC Course in Initial EAL
22637VIC Course in EAL
22638VIC Certificate I in EAL (Access)
22639VIC Certificate II in EAL (Access)
22640VIC Certificate III in EAL (Access)
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
Vocational Certificates in Community Service, Education Support, Aged Care and Disability
These classes are pre-accredited Learn Local modules 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 (I-pads and devices, beginner, beginner plus and intermediate)
- Language and Literacy for Jobseekers
- Life Writing – Literacy (term 2)
The SEE program provides free training to eligible jobseekers to improve their language, literacy and numeracy skills for employment or further study. You need to be aged 15 years to Age Pension and a registered as a job seeker, with an employment services provider or with Centrelink as a voluntary job seeker. Contact Centrelink or your employment services provider 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 free training through the SEE program you must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:
✓ are aged between 15 years and Age Pension age
✓ registered as a job seeker, including as a volunteer job seeker
✓ deemed suitable for training without any barriers that would prevent successful participation
✓ have the right to work in Australia through citizenship, residency or visa status.
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
What will participants get from the SEE program?
Job seekers will be able to:
✓ Undertake training in accredited language, literacy, numeracy and digital (LLND) qualifications and/or
✓ Accredited Vocational Education and Training (VET) training packages, up to and including a Certificate III qualification.
This means that, in SEE, you can focus on just the language skills you need or improve these skills while you train for a particular job or industry, such as personal care, individual care, community development and more.
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.