Hackham West Community Centre is excited to announce several new free Adult Community Education (ACE) programs will be running in Term 4.

ACE Foundation Skills (Adult Education Services)

Wednesdays | 9:30 am – 11:30 am

You choose what to learn, with one tutor or in small groups.

  • Basic English skills
  • Reading and writing for work
  • Job searching, writing resumes and interview skills
  • Basic computing skills
  • Taking your L’s test online

Free crèche is available – bookings are essential.

This is a non-accredited course (NFSKOCM03: Participate in simple spoken interactions at work)

 

You Are The Boss Of Your Computer

Level 1 (Basics) | Thursdays | 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Learn basic Email, Internet and Microsoft Word skills

Level 2 (Advanced) | Wednesdays | 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Learn more advanced computer skills, including the Microsoft Business Suite

This is an accredited course – upon completion you will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for FSKDIG02: Use digital technology for simple workplace tasks.

This course is delivered and assessed by Interskills (RTO 6653) which is the issuing Registered Training Organisation.

 

Introduction to Childcare

Wednesdays | 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Want a new career working with children? Join our free Introduction to Childcare course, a 9 week accredited course covering the basics of:

  • Children’s play
  • How children grow
  • Reading to children for healthy brains
  • Practical hands on activities for learning

This is an accredited course – upon completion you will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for FSKOCM03: Participate in simple spoken interactions at work

This course is delivered and assessed by Interskills (RTO 6653) which is the issuing Registered Training Organisation.

 

What To Say After Hello

Thursdays | 9:30 am – 11:30 am

This free course will help you build your confidence and learn skills for talking to people. The course will cover:

  • Topics for conversation
  • Listening to others
  • Overcoming anxiety
  • Customer service skills
  • Nurturing relationships

This is an accredited course – upon completion you will receive a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment for FSKOCM03: Participate in simple spoken interactions at work

This course is delivered and assessed by Interskills (RTO 6653) which is the issuing Registered Training Organisation.

 

Staying Strong In The Tough Times

Thursdays | 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This free wellbeing & resilience course will cover:

  • What is resilience?
  • What is mindfulness?
  • How does my brain work?
  • Practicing gratitude & relaxation
  • What happens when i feel stressed?

This is a non-accredited course (NFSKOCM03: Participate in simple spoken interactions at work)

 

Get Your Foot In The Kitchen Door

Fridays | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Get yourself ready for work in the food & catering industry with this free course, covering:

  • Food preparation skills
  • Kitchen hygeine
  • Food serving skills
  • Understanding work, health & safety

This is a non-accredited course (NFSKRDG07: Read and respond to simple workplace information)

Completion of this course will provide you with your free “I’m Alert Food Safety” certificate.

 

For more information or to book a spot in any of these free courses, contact the Centre on 8384 1065. Spots are limited!

 

These foundation skills courses are funded through the Government of South Australia’s WorkReady initiative.

City of Onkaparinga
Baptist Care SA
HACC
Department of Education and Training
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
OzHarvest
Department of Social Services
Department for Communities and Social Inclusion
Department for Industry and Skills